About WebFOCUS and Developer Studio

WebFOCUS is a complete, web-ready data access and reporting system that connects users to data. WebFOCUS accesses and processes information located in any format on any platform and presents that information to users through a web browser or through various output formats such as PDF, HTML, and Excel®.

WebFOCUS Developer Studio is a Windows-based development environment for creating WebFOCUS applications. Developer Studio provides intuitive graphical tools that help with interface design, business logic, and data manipulation. Using Developer Studio, developers can build powerful webpage interfaces that allow users to create and view reports.

WebFOCUS data access, network communications, and server operations are provided through WebFOCUS technology. WebFOCUS technology accesses data without concern for the complexities and incompatibilities of different operating systems, databases, file systems, file formats, and networks. You can access both local and remote data on over 35 platforms from more than 65 database formats, including FOCUS, Microsoft® SQL Server, Sybase, Oracle, Informix, Ingres, and DB2.

Other WebFOCUS products and features include the following: