Southwest Fox 2008

We greatly value the sponsors of Southwest Fox, who help cover conference costs and help out in many other ways. There are four levels of sponsorship: Platinum, Gold, Silver, and Bronze.

If you are interested in becoming an sponsor, please download our Exhibitor and Sponsor Prospectus for detailed information.

Platinum Sponsors


The mission of White Light Computing is to guide Information Technology investments toward success!

We work with businesses of all sizes to develop custom software solutions, integrate with other software systems, convert data from one system to another, create applications that serve vertical markets, and write add-on tools for analysis and reporting for existing software. We assist independent developers and consulting firms with database design, project management, programming, code reviews, testing, deployment, training, and one-on-one mentoring. White Light Computing also sells the popular HackCX Professional and the award-winning ViewEditor Professional, and offers a complete suite of free developer tools to help increase developer productivity. You can get more details at

Stonefield Query, from Stonefield Software Inc., is a user-friendly data mining, business intelligence, query, and report writing tool. With its intuitive wizard driven design, Stonefield Query makes report writing a snap for even the most novice user. Elegant and persuasive reports can be created in minutes will little or no technical knowledge required.
Tomorrow's Solutions, LLC Tomorrow's Solutions, LLC is owned and operated by Tamar E. Granor, Ph.D., a consultant and application developer specializing in database applications. Since 1988, Tamar has been working primarily with Visual FoxPro and its predecessors, FoxPro and FoxBase+. She has worked with both large and small businesses as well as non-profit organizations. Currently, the primary focus of Tomorrow's Solutions is working with and for other developers through sub-contracting and mentoring.

Gold Sponsors: $1,000

Sybase iAnywhere
Sybase iAnywhere's Advantage Database Server is a robust client/server database solution with exclusive features for Visual FoxPro developers. Advantage allows FoxPro developers to develop powerful database applications with complete client/server database control. Most importantly, FoxPro developers can retain their ISAM-style data access methods while utilizing Advantage’s complete SQL engine for optimized data access. Advantage provides: client/server performance, data-integrity and security, native support for DBF tables greater than 4GB, triggers, stored procedures, full-text search and more.

Visit our booth at Southwest Fox 2008 for more information and free trial software.
Servoy Servoy is a cross-platform application development and deployment environment used to create and deploy applications. Servoy consists of a powerful GUI designer, is fully event-driven and scriptable through JavaScript to help you build and deploy your applications much faster than traditional development environments. Servoy Inc., a leader in SaaS/PaaS development, recently introduced Servoy 4.0 -- one code base for desktop AND Web applications. Servoy 4.0 -- now an Eclipse plug-in -- is a major upgrade from all previous versions of Servoy, enabling Servoy developers to produce even better, more powerful enterprise-level applications using a standards-based IDE (Integrated Development Environment). Eclipse is the industry standard IDE building and testing software applications. If you know FoxPro, and are looking to deploy web based applications, cross-platform, check out what Servoy offers. Please visit for more information.
xSQL Software  xSQL Software provides professional grade, must have tools for SQL Server that thousands of users in over 150 countries around the World swear by. Current product offering includes: xSQL Object for keeping your database schemas in sync; xSQL Data Compare for comparing and synchronizing data between two SQL Server databases; xSQL Documenter for documenting your databases; xSQL Builder for automating database deployment; xSQL Profiler that provides enhanced tracing capability; RSS Reporter for generating RSS feeds from SQL Server; and more.
FoxRockX  We are committed to providing the best dedicated magazine for FoxPro Developers worldwide. Our list of authors includes many names already familiar to you. Great articles from great developers will help you hone your skills and increase your productivity. Join FoxRockX today at our affordable rates!
Tightline Computers 

Tightline Computers has specialized for more than twelve years in the provision of expert assistance and support in all phases of the Software Development life cycle. We have extensive experience in a wide variety of commercial sectors including Manufacturing, Finance, Telecommunications and Health Care.

Moxie Data

Add MOXIE to your reports!

mox•ie (mok'se) noun. Slang 1. pizzazz;spirit;vigor. 2. skill;know-how.

Moxie Report Objects, from Moxie Data, Inc. is an advanced set of add-on controls to enhance your VFP 9.0 reports. With Moxie Report Objects you can easily incorporate HTML or RTF formatted text fields, most ActiveX controls, as well as many other cool features into your VFP reports. It is very easy to integrate and works well with large or small projects. Download our, full functioning, demo version today and see how easy it is to add MOXIE to your reports!

DBI Technologies

DBI Technologies Inc. is an award-winning commercial software development company focused on empowering application developers with the most flexible and respected reusable commercial software components for Scheduling and UI Presentations. DBI is recognized for its technical and pre-sales support for its customers programming in any Microsoft or .NET and OLE compliant development environment.

Visual MaxFrame Professional

Visual MaxFrame Professional is an award-winning object-oriented framework for Visual FoxPro application development. VMP consists of the following:

  • an integrated set of class libraries (.VCXs)
  • .PRG-based library routines where appropriate
  • an Application Setup Wizard
  • developer tools
  • custom builders
  • miscellaneous files and utilities
  • complete source code and documentation
  • an online Help (.CHM) file plus 12 Tutorials
  • an extensive 1-Tier example application
  • an ever-growing n-Tier example application

Silver Sponsors: $750

ApexSQL provides you with tools to improve SQL Server administration and development productivity. Included in ApexSQL’s toolset are: ApexSQL Diff for comparing and synchronizing your database data and schema; ApexSQL Doc for documenting your databases and SSIS packages; ApexSQL Log for database auditing and disaster recovery; ApexSQL Code for SQL code generation streamlined for SQL Server; ApexSQL Edit for a feature-rich SQL editor with source control integration and Intelliprompt; and more.
FoxFire!  The Foxfire! Report Writer v8+ product line is a family of data mining tools designed for regular business users. Developers can adapt it to almost any database and add any needed features on demand, in order to fit user needs like a glove. It is the only set of report writers for the VFP environment that can operate interchangeably on both platforms. Its new interactive drag-'n-drop design tools (released May 2007) has been praised by users and usability experts alike for simplicity without sacrificing power. Micromega Systems, its developer/publisher offers Foxfire! consulting, integration, and training services. Our growth strategy is partnering, and we are currently seeking other developers who want to partner to create custom or localized versions to address special market opportunities. Go to to explore how we might work together.

Brought to you by EPS Software and several partner organizations, is a portal that contains various resources (Articles, Blogs, Tools, Training) to support the FoxPro and VFP communities. provides valuable information for developers looking to enhance their Visual FoxPro applications by adding the latest technologies available from Microsoft, or if desired, for converting applications from FoxPro to the Microsoft .NET platform. Visual FoxPro is a powerful and flexible tool that's used for many mission-critical applications, however many companies (due to Microsoft’s “end of life” announcement) running VFP are currently faced with the need to migrate and don't know where to turn for advice. This portal gives developers a place to get help and strategies for their migration needs.

West Wind Technologies

West Wind Technologies provides developer tools and components for FoxPro and .NET developers. Among the popular tools are the FoxPro Web development tool Web West Wind Web Connection and Html Help Builder which creates end user and developer documentation. The company also provides training and mentoring services for FoxPro and .NET Web and distributed application development.

GeneXus is an Application Generator that has been used by the Fox community since the release of its Fox Pro Generator in 1988. The 10th Version was just released! There are over 55,000 licenses world-wide. It is a multi-language / multi-environment cross-platform suite of software tools to drastically improve programmers' productivity so that applications are developed much quicker and more efficiently. 100% of the application (programs & data) can be created using the GeneXus open IDE. GeneXus supports JAVA, AJAX, .NET (C# and .NET Mobile), COBOL, RPG, C/SQL, Visual Basic, Visual FoxPro, Ruby, etc. and the most popular DBMS including IBM DB2 UDB, Informix, PostgreSQL, MySQL, Microsoft SQL Server and Oracle. No runtime costs!
"The addition of AJAX has made a huge difference in performance of browser applications. The degree of intelligence in the GeneXus IDE is really amazing. It is an eye-opener. I have started to use GeneXus in some of my development."

Les Pinter, VFP MVP 2002-2005, VB.NET MVP 2005-2006
INETA Speakers' Bureau 2004 - present

Bronze Sponsors: $250

Sweet Potato Software
When you need someone you can trust to get the job done right, SweetPotato Software is the company to call. We've got the experience and determination that this industry demands. We know how to get a project done right, on time, and within budget. Whether you have a project in mind or would just like to discuss the possibilities for you and your company, give us a call or drop us an email. We're a company dedicated to excellence, and we've made a name for ourselves going the extra mile on every project. Our customers have come to expect nothing less than the best and we know how to deliver.
Red Gate Software
Since 1999, Red Gate Software has been developing ingeniously simple tools that simplify the business of working with SQL Server and .NET. Our tools, which include SQL Compare, SQL Backup and ANTS Profiler, have become industry standards for developers and DBAs worldwide. We count Microsoft, HP, Sage, Bank of America, AT&T, The US Treasury, and over 95,000 other leading organizations as customers, and there are over 500,000 Microsoft technology professionals currently using Red Gate products.
Information Technology Associates
Information Technology Associates (ITA) is a professional software development, computer services, and information systems consulting firm specializing in the design, development and support of custom software for business and office applications. Services offered include • Custom Software Design and Development • Website Layout, Design, and Development • Data Processing Services • Consulting and Technical Support Services • Project Mentoring. In business since 1993, ITA has earned a reputation for quality and reliability. Our business is to help your business succeed! Learn more at
Visual Extend
Visual Extend is the framework for Visual FoxPro 9.0 SP2 which has made the largest leaps forward in the last years due to massive investments in new features and developer tools (builders). The concept of rapid application development has been extended to Client/Server-applications with complete support for CursorAdaptor, supports VFP-made ribbon bar menu style, data synchronization via FTP, module activation and error catching via webservices, multi-language support for apps and reporting, and much more. It is by far the market-leader in the German-speaking countries. Download a 30 days free trial and 1 GB of free training videos.
P+W Software
P+W Software is the leading provider of healthcare flexible benefits administration systems for professional administrators and corporate plan sponsors.
SourceGear offers cross-platform development tools for small and midsize teams. Vault, our popular version control system, is a compelling replacement for SourceSafe – bringing you painless branching, atomic commits, excellent remote performance, and full VSS imports. SourceGear Fortress combines the source-control power of Vault with integrated issue tracking and continuous integration support. Both tools offer Visual Studio and cross-platform Eclipse IDE integration, so your whole team gets the same first-class toolkit. Both Vault and Fortress are FREE for single users, and competitively priced for teams.
AKSEL, headed by Andrew MacNeill, is a consulting company that provides development, technical writing , media development (podcasting/screencasting), data analysis and project management services around the world. From short-term writing and analysis projects to long-term development and product management projects to community-driven projects, AKSEL offers personalized solutions to businesses and individuals, creating an ongoing working relationship. For more information, visit
F1 Technologies

F1 Technologies is a leading provider of software development technology for Microsoft Visual FoxPro and Microsoft Visual Studio. Since 1990, F1 Technologies has built a solid reputation as an innovative provider of top-quality products and services to the FoxPro community.  While we’re best known as the creators of the Visual FoxExpress business application framework you should know we also provide top notch training and software development consulting.

TechSmith is the world's leading provider of screen capture and recording software for individual and professional use. People everywhere use our products to capture content from their screens in ways that help them communicate more clearly, create engaging presentations for diverse audiences, and analyze product usability and customer experience.
Geeks and Gurus
Geeks and Gurus, Inc., with offices in Detroit, Michigan and Williamsburg, Virginia, focuses on providing custom software development; web development, and consulting services to small and medium businesses. Geeks and Gurus core technologies include Visual FoxPro, .NET and SQL Server for desktop, network and internet-based application development. Geeks and Gurus also provides its turn-key OfficeAway Cyber Café and conference technology services to meeting planners and conference organizers around the country. and

Tomorrow's Solutions, LLC

DBI Technologies
Visual MaxFrame Professional