January 6, 2009 in Financial (E)
[prMac.com] Macworld, San Francisco, CA - Werck BV today released Checkout Server, a dedicated server application for Checkout, their Point of Sale software for Mac OS X, at the Macworld Conference and Expo. Additionally, Werck released Checkout 2.3, an update which includes German, French and Dutch localizations and a new API to create custom reports.
Many Checkout users asked for a way to keep their valuable store data on a dedicated computer. Checkout Server allows just that, with more simultaneous connections, better performance and improved security.
With Checkout Server, up to forty computers can be connected to a store database at once. Users can schedule automatic store backups with Checkout Server that can run without interruption any time of day, even while employees are logged in to the store. Checkout Server can be administered with both a System Preferences pane and a command-line interface.
Checkout Server is available as a free download starting today.
Checkout 2.3, also released today, brings a brand new API to create custom reports to Checkout as well as German, French and Dutch localizations. Checkout 2.3 is a free update for all users of Checkout 2.0 or later.
Availability and Requirements:
Both Checkout Server and Checkout 2.3 are available for download starting today from the Checkout website. Checkout Server requires Mac OS X 10.5 or Mac OS X Server 10.5 or later and at least 512MB or RAM. Intel-based Mac and 1GB RAM or more recommended.
About Werck BV
Werck BV is a joint venture that combines Sofa's dedication to developing easy-to-use software with Acclivity's experience servicing small businesses. Werck develops, markets, and supports Checkout for Mac small businesses around the world.
Beautiful, user-friendly software begets happy users. Sofa strives to delight people with great interaction models and stunning interface design.
Acclivity develops, sells, and supports award-winning small business accounting and management software for Macintosh and Windows platforms. Acclivity also offers a portfolio of business services that help small business owners to better serve the needs of their customers, their employees, and themselves.