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From: Tara Clark <tclark@infocan.com>
To: Tara Clark <tclark@infocan.com>
Subject: Press Release: InfoCan Management Launches Internet, Kylix, & Pal
Date: Thu, 11 Jan 2001 11:49:14 -0800

Contact: Maggie Li
InfoCan Management
(604) 736-5888, ext 700
maggieli@infocan.com <mailto:maggieli@infocan.com>
Web Site: <http://www.infocan.com/>


VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA - January 9, 2001 - InfoCan Management announces
another revolution in web based development training.  Back by popular
demand, InfoCan Management offers two-day seminars exploring Internet, Kylix
and Palm Cross Platform Development with Delphi.  Response to the one-day
seminar in November 2000, was so incredible that eleven more cities have
been added to the tour.  Sponsored by ASTA Technology Group, Pocket
Technologies and VMware, dates are now scheduled and the tour will commence
in February 2001.  Please refer to the online registration at
<http://www.infocan.com/idwdtour> for a listing of scheduled dates and

The first day of this seminar is a condensed version of what is normally a
five-day hands-on training program for Internet Development with Delphi 5.
The seminar is aimed specifically at Delphi developers who have the need to
move their existing applications to the Internet. Since its debut in late
April, this class has sold out every scheduled date.

See for yourself how you can leverage your knowledge and investment in
Delphi and evolve to the next generation of cyberspace computing. Since
1997, InfoCan Management has been working with our clients to help them
migrate their existing Client/Server based applications to n-tier, web-based
distributed applications. This course was written based on our experiences
from these projects.  Please refer to the InfoCan website at
<http://www.infocan.com/idwdtour> for a list of the topics to be covered.

The second day of the seminar is aimed at developers that are already
experienced with Delphi and need to migrate their existing applications to
platforms other than Windows.  We will explore Kylix, the high performance
Rapid Application Development Tool for Linux, and other cross platform
development using Delphi.

With the introduction of Kylix, Borland has opened the door for Delphi
developers to take their skills beyond the Windows platform.  This seminar
will focus on topics such as migration concerns, cross platform
compatibility issues as well as developing native Palm applications with
full database connectivity using an Optic Pascal language.  A number of
complimentary tools will be demonstrated to highlight some of the power and
shortcuts in making the transition.

COST:       Two-day seminar USD $699.00
                  One-day seminar USD $400.00
      50% of the seminar fee is redeemable on registration of any of our
5-day training programs

Registration: You can register online at: <http://www.infocan.com/idwdtour>
or contact Maggie Li, Business Development Specialist at
maggieli@infocan.com <mailto:maggieli@infocan.com> or 604-736-5888, ext 700
or toll free at 888-INFOCAN (463-6226), ext. 700

Established in 1989, InfoCan Management has provided training for thousands
of developers all over North America in mastering the Enterprise suite of
products. Delphi Informant Readers' Choice Awards voted InfoCan Management
into first place three times running (from 1998 to 2000) in the category of
Best Training in North America.  InfoCan Management was honoured to receive
the Partner Solution of the Year award at the 12th Annual Borland Developers
Conference in San Diego, in July of 2000.  Our Trainers are regular featured
speakers at Borland Developers' Conferences worldwide, technical world tours
and User Groups. Headquartered in Vancouver, Canada, InfoCan Management can
be reached via the World Wide Web at http://www.infocan.com or via email at
info@infocan.com <mailto:info@infocan.com> or by calling 888-INFOCAN
(463-6226) or 604-736-5888.

Since 1997, ASTA Technology Group has been streaming TDatasets across the
Internet, allowing developers of all skill levels to deliver scalable thin
client applications for any network.  In use in over 60 countries world
wide, ASTA Servers are available for 25 Delphi 3rd Party Database components
providing native database access to just about any database. ASTA has been a
leader in bringing new technology to the Delphi Community beginning in 1998
with ASTA client side SQL and the first Delphi threaded Application server
pooling Database sessions. The AstaBusinessObjects manager and a Java Client
followed in '99, Palm and WinCe Clients in 2000.  ASTA was the only vendor
showing a Kylix version of their product at the Borland Developer Conference
in San Diego in July, 2000. Code it once with ASTA and run it anywhere.  For
more information please refer to the website at: <http://www.astatech.com/>.

Pocket Technologies, Inc. is the creator of PocketStudio, a powerful, easy
to use development tool for hand held devices.  PocketStudio provides an
optimized compiler and an easy-to-use Integrated Development Environment.
Most importantly, PocketStudio provides a Pascal component based programming
language so you can develop native Palm applications that require no runtime
with the skills you already possess.  PocketStudio Enterprise provides
out-of-the-box wireless solutions for securely delivering your corporate
data to your handheld device.  For more information please refer the website
at: <http://www.pocket-technologies.com/>.

VMware is a leading provider of software for delivering managed services on
Intel computers safely, reliably and on demand.  VMware customers include
service providers, enterprise information technology groups and technical
professionals.  With VMware Workstation, developers can become more
productive.  They can easily test Web apps across browsers or develop for
Windows and Linux on one machine.  Many use it to debug across a wide
variety of operating system platforms.  For more information, please visit
the website at: <http://www.vmware.com/>

InfoCan Management "Celebrating 10 Years of Excellence"
Tara Clark
Marketing Coordinator
T: 888-INFOCAN (463-6226)