devSoft Releases IPWorks Version 4.0.

The Most Comprehensive Internet Toolkit in the Industry

April 22, 1999, Research Triangle Park, NC - devSoft Inc. today released the first public beta of the newest release of its IPWorks Internet Toolkit, IPWorks Version 4.0. This new version introduces a number of new components, including LDAP, IMAP, and SNMP, making IPWorks the most comprehensive Internet Toolkit in the industry.

Initially introduced in 1995, IPWorks is actively used by most Fortune 500 and Global 2000 companies, as well as thousands of independent software developers worldwide. The product eliminates much of the complexity of developing connected applications for Windows platforms.

The range of functionality covered by this release is wider than that of all competing products put together. Coupled with the excellent performance record of the package, and devSoft's royalty-free licensing policy, IPWorks is an excellent value for anyone developing connected applications today.

The current beta release includes a total of 22 ActiveX Controls for Internet Programming in Win32 platforms. This release will be followed by other editions of IPWorks Version 4.0 containing native components or classes for Delphi, C++ Builder, and Visual C++, as well as versions for other platforms, including versions for Windows CE and Win16 platforms.

IPWorks Version 4.0 includes the following components: FTP, HTTP, ICMPPort, IMAP, IPDaemon, IPInfo, IPPort, LDAP, Multicast, MIME, MX, NNTP, NetCode, NetDial, POP, Rexec, Rshell, SMTP, SNMP, SNPP, Telnet, UDPPort. These components encompass all the popular Internet protocols in use today. Detailed information on each one of them is provided on the company website at

The final version 4.0 release is planned for June 6th, at the Windows CE Developers Conference in Denver, Colorado. Pricing and upgrade information will be announced with the final release. For the latest news, please visit the company website at

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/n software is the market leader in software components for Communications and Security development. Founded in 1994, /n software (pronounced 'n software') is based in Research Triangle Park, North Carolina. You can reach the company via email at, on the World Wide Web at, or by calling US: (800) 225-4190 or International: (919) 544-7070.


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