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Event 1 Software Announces Release of Office Connector 2.1

Event 1 Software Announces Release of Office Connector 2.1

VANCOUVER, Wash.-Event 1 Software, creators of the award-winning Integrator for Prolog Manager and Sage 300 Construction and Real Estate, today in both Vancouver, WA and at the Sage Software Summit in Nashville, TN, announced the release of Office Connector v. 2.1. In this latest release of its flagship Excel integration product, Event 1 has simplified the steps necessary to place information from Sage 300 Construction and Real Estate into Excel worksheets.


Event 1 Software is proud of its relationship with Sage Software, a recognized leading provider of construction and property management accounting systems, with more than 2.6 million small and mid-sized business customers in North America. Event 1 Office Connector allows Sage Software's Timberline Office customers to create Excel workbooks using information from their Sage 300 Construction and Real Estate database. With over 1,000 Sage 300 Construction and Real Estate customers using Office Connector, the demand for more powerful Excel integration is strong.


Event 1 partner and developer, Michael Newland states, "We listened to our network of users and responded. They said they wanted an easier way to query information and apply criteria based on other worksheet values. So, we looked at our approach and created a more robust solution that's also easier to use."


"With the release of Sage 300 Construction and Real Estate 9.4 and its expanded export capability to Excel, more and more customers will recognize the benefits of real time data analysis within Excel using Office Connector," says James Coyle, Event 1 partner and President. "Our customers will be able to augment reports and inquiries exported to Excel from the 9.4 release as well as create truly interactive workbooks utilizing their Sage 300 Construction and Real Estate data."


Product Basics


Office Connector is a powerful add-in for Microsoft Excel® which provides Sage 300 Construction and Real Estate users functions and tools within Excel for direct access to data in their Sage 300 Construction and Real Estate databases including read and write access.


What's New in Office Connector 2.1


Now compatible with Timberline 9.4 Released October 11th 2006, Office Connector 2.1 offers the following improvements:


  • New, enhanced wizards
  • Graphical view of criteria
  • Refresh when ready


In addition to the support, consulting and training services already offered to Office Connector users, Event 1 will offer several free online sessions throughout November and December. These free sessions will provide existing users with an introduction of the new features contained in Office Connector 2.1.


About Event 1 Software


Located in Vancouver, Washington, Event 1 Software is a leading integration software developer specializing in integration with Sage 300 Construction and Real Estate®. Since 1998, Event 1 Software has provided technology to thousands of forward thinking end users of Sage 300 Construction and Real Estate. This is represented by a suite of Microsoft Excel® integration products including Office Connector Query, Office Connector Write and Forecast for distributed Project Manager Cost forecasting.