(This notice appeared in the March 2004 Newsletter of VicGum. Volume 20 No. 7)
GENP Beta test
We are pleased to announce the Beta test of GENP is about to commence.
GENP is a consumer orientated product which will also appeal to the serious
Its round trip coding takes sourcing out of the realm of the experts and
into the hands of novices. We have made a dozen improvements to existing
source systems then added two layers of functionality. If you believe that
having two databases on screen involves running two instances of your
program then you need to think again.
Our database design has always been different from other programs; for example
a newly created database will only be 23 kb in size. However the program is
not lightweight with a manual running to hundreds of pages and over 1000
program messages. Personalisation of the program runs to 57 tab sheets of
Our aggregation paradigm is the original and best. This enables you to group
your databases and move a database to another group instantly.
Existing abilities are - multi media, multiple databases, multiple
users, grouping of databases, multi lingual.
We are looking for two groups of testers :
1) you are a musician as well as a genealogist with your own home music
studio. You are able to compose and play music. Alternatively you have
graphic skills as well as being a genealogist. Ideally you have both skills.
2) you are a genealogist as well as having expert computer coding skills.
You are comfortable writing scripts, macros and code.
Please email us at info AT genp.com.au listing your experience and background.
No staff of genealogy vendors please. You will be required to sign a non
disclosure agreement before the test phase commences.