September 25, 2007 (PRLEAP.COM) Technology News
OAK PARK, MI, Sept. 25, 2007 – Vertabase, a leading developer of project management software, today officially launched Vertabase 4 – its newest platform for project management. Vertabase 4 offers project management tools that accelerate productivity by simplifying and centralizing access to project information and metrics. With Vertabase 4, people can enter information via a range of software applications, manage projects, share reports and then export, share and manipulate these reports with third party applications. Vertabase 4 delivers a simple, intuitive and powerful tool set for both technical and non-technical users.

Principal features of Vertabase 4 include:

• Rapid project set-up
• Import of schedules and tasks from Microsoft Excel and Google spreadsheets
• Export of tasks and projects to Microsoft Outlook and Google Calendar
• Generation of reports to Adobe PDF
• Integration with Adobe Acrobat – including ability to launch net meetings with Acrobat Connect

“By operating with standard and emerging software applications, Vertabase 4 makes it easy for people to use powerful project management tools,” said Mark Phillips, CEO, Vertabase. “People can track, manage and collaborate on projects regardless of their technical background. Vertabase 4 marries top-rated project management with tools people already use to create productivity gains for enterprises without burdening end-users,” Mr. Phillips added.

Vertabase 4 is written in Adobe ColdFusion and uses AJAX, JavaScript and Flash Video in its interface. Vertabase 4 is compatible with Internet Explorer, Safari, Mozilla Firefox and runs on both Windows and Mac OS. Vertabase 4 is available as a Software as a Service, or installable on customer servers running Microsoft IIS or Apache on Windows servers. Vertabase 4 uses a Microsoft SQL database.

About Vertabase

Vertabase’s flagship product, Vertabase 4, is a best-in-class project management software solution. Vertabase’s unique design and approach make powerful, results-oriented project management tools accessible to non-technical enterprise users. Vertabase 4 features include advanced resource planning, project tracking, time tracking, project dashboards and comprehensive document management. Vertabase is an Adobe Solution Partner. Vertabase’s clients include ABN Amro, Bailey Engineering Group, CapStrat, City of Fresno, Commerce Bancshares, Global Electronics, Institute of National Resources of South Africa, Laureate Education, Mercer Insurance Group, Patients’ Hospital, Plymouth Rock, Samson Investment Company, The Tuesday Group, Unifund, Vector Geomatics, Vicor Power and Washington State Department of Health. Founded in 1997, Vertabase is headquartered in Oak Park MI. For more information, please call (888) 505-0566, write or visit

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