CSS acquires PC PakRatt program for
Muscle Shoals, Alabama. March 23, 1999: W4PCSoftware, Inc announced today it has acquired all rights and source code to the TNC
product PC PakRatt 2.0 for Windows 3.1, PC PakRatt for DOS and PC PakRatt Lite for DOS.
AEA and Timewave TNCs
Rick Ruhl, N4GDO, President of W4PCSoftware, Inc said, "This is the
next step we wanted to take to provide high quality software to the amateur radio
community. The acquisition of this product expands our product line to the Windows 3.1 and
DOS market, and makes it much more efficient to port the product to the Macintosh and
W4PCSoftware, Inc produces 32 bit Windows products for Kantronics,
Timewave and MFJ TNCs, and will be adding HAL and SCS to the supported lineup.
"One of our main goals is to address any Y2K issues in the PacRatt product while
we port it to the Kantronics and MFJ lines.", Ruhl said. "Well also be
moving much of the code to the 32 bit line, so we can increase functionality and features
of the current products."
W4PCSoftware, Inc was incorporated in 1988 and has been providing 32 bit
software to the amateur radio community since 1997. The successful PacTerm 98 and PK Term
99 are the staples of CSSs software products.
W4PCSoftware is at http://www.cssincorp.com
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