Accountek Solutions, Inc.

Accountek Solutions, Inc.

November 20, 2006 11:03 ET

Accountek Solutions, Inc.: CONNECTED Precision Accounting Goes Universal

Accountek Solutions, Inc. releases one of the first major accounting software packages to become Universal and run natively on both Intel- and PowerPC-based Macs

TORONTO, CANADA--(CCNMatthews - Nov. 20, 2006) - Accountek Solutions, Inc., worldwide distributors of the Connected Accounting Software, today announced the release of a new Universal version of Connected, version 5.2.7, that will work on both Intel- and Power PC-based Macs. This Universal version takes advantage of the enhanced performance of Intel-based Macs and provides an easy transition for all existing Power PC users to the new Intel-based Macs.

"The Universal version of Connected helps us utilize the cutting-edge technology provided by the new Intel-based Macs," says Alan Schmidt, vice president of product development. "The enhanced performance of our Universal version, along with the many user-friendly aspects of the OS X operating system, such as the ability to generate PDF files, provide for a program and system second to none".

"The incredible speed of our Intel-based Macs provides a significant performance boost to all Universal applications running natively," said Ron Okamoto, Apple's vice president of Worldwide Developer Relations. "The ease of developing for Intel-based Macs is driving strong developer momentum and we're delighted to have Accountek's powerful accounting solution join the rapidly growing number of Universal applications."

Also included in this new release are the Job Costing invoice creation window and the availability of the optional Consolidation and Multi-Currency plug-ins. The Job Costing invoice creation window provides the ultimate flexibility for project based businesses to invoice their clients and manage work in progress cost details. The new window supports time and materials with optional markup percentage, billing to estimate, or a combination of both. Support for line items override of billing amount and description make this feature a must for any project based business.

Accountek will be displaying this new version at the Financial Technology show in Toronto, November 21st, 2006. Free show registration and a product demo can be obtained by visiting

About Connected

Initially released in 1992, Connected is complete accounting, inventory, and job costing solution that is designed for small to mid sized businesses. Connected is used by thousands of users across North America on both Macintosh and Windows platforms each day.

About Accountek

Accountek Solutions, Inc. is the worldwide distributor of the Connected Accounting Software. Accountek's sole focus and only product line is the Connected Accounting Software for Macintosh and/or Windows platforms. Staffed by accounting and technology professionals, Accountek has exclusively distributed Connected in Canada since 1998 and worldwide since 2000. For more information, visit our websites at or

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  • Accountek Solutions, Inc.
    Lori Nicholls
    Director of Marketing
    Toll Free 1-888-678-5856 x 227