SOURCE: Finite Matters Ltd.

February 20, 2007 10:00 ET

FML Announces PatternStream® Software Version 2.3 Release

GOOCHLAND, VA -- (MARKET WIRE) -- February 20, 2007 -- Finite Matters Ltd. (FML) today announced that PatternStream version 2.3 is available.

This upgrade includes a full range of dynamic graph capabilities and improved XML importation, processing, and generation capabilities. Other functional enhancements simplify automated publishing setup and control. A newly revised and comprehensive PatternStream user manual and new on-line help are included with the upgrade.

In addition, PatternStream 2.3 will include FML's new DataProber™ software release 1.0. DataProber allows users to connect to any ODBC data sources and OLAP for Microsoft SQL Server Analysis Services and view data structures, query data, and view and copy result sets.

These enhancements are the product of customer input and requests and FML's vision for PatternStream.

"We really listen to our users and are constantly working to keep PatternStream the leading software solution for automated database publishing," said Ben Slone, FML's President and CEO. "Continual implementation of user suggestions helps FML meet and surpass our customers' publishing expectations and needs."

PatternStream integrates with Adobe® FrameMaker® and FrameMaker Server to enable users to publish to print and electronic files. PatternStream can be used on computers ranging from laptops to intranet servers to provide any level of data-driven publishing required by small to enterprise entities. Output file formats include PDF, Adobe PostScript®, HTML, and XML.

About FML

FML offers quality, cost-effective database and automated publishing and information management solutions for the private sector, government, and organizations. FML has extensive experience and expertise in implementing a wide variety of complex database and automated publishing systems.

Customers include Amcor Sunclipse, Columbia Books, eMap, F+W Publications, Health Net, Inc., Honeywell, Hutton Communications, IMI Cornelius, MediQual, MFS, Mayo Foundation, McGraw-Hill, New Zealand Exchange, Nicor Gas, RAAF AIS, Square D Company, Standard & Poor's, and the University of San Francisco.

FML is the leader in state and local government budget database publishing and is used to publish city, county, school district, and state budgets and other financial information by governments in fifteen states and Canada.

PatternStream is also used to publish budget, financial, and statistical information for federal government departments and agencies including the Department of Defense and the intelligence community.

FML has working relationships with Adobe Systems, Inc., CACI, CGI, IBM, and Oracle to resell and support PatternStream implementations and enhancements.

PatternStream will continue to revolutionize automated publishing. For more information, contact Marjorie Mayo at 888-230-1365 and visit

Contact Information

  • Contact:

    Marjorie Mayo
    (804) 556-1184
    fax (804) 556-1183
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