BUDAPEST, Hungary, August 21 ChemAxon, a softwaresolutions provider for cheminformatics, today announced version 2 release ofInstant JChem, it's desktop application for working with chemical and otherdata on local and remote databases. The version 2 release brings forms andform building, relational data support, advanced query building andmulti-user access. Instant JChem Personal edition features the vast majorityof functionality and is free for all users.
Instant JChem is a software application for all major operating systemswhich bundles ChemAxon's Marvin and JChem enterprise cheminformatics toolkitswith a local database engine to give an 'out of the box' solution forresearch informatics. Users can easily create databases, import, merge andexport a wide range of structure file types, create powerful chemical/nonchemical queries, populate database columns with dynamically generatedstructure based properties, apply custom chemical business rules tocanonicalize their structure data and build custom views and forms to helpanalyze and report their findings. For software developers and IT architectsInstant JChem includes it's own application programming interface (API) forextensibility and customization and with the underlying JChem toolkits,offers a very rich choice and flexibility in deploying and buildingcentralized, consistent and highly scalable research informatics platforms.
"The version 2 is looking good and we have a strong development pipelinewhich will bring more of our existing toolkits, like library enumeration andmaximum common substructure clustering, into Instant JChem" says FerencCsizmadia, CEO of ChemAxon.
"The feedback is excellent, we are seeing active interest with academicand industrial deployments" said Tim Dudgeon, Instant JChem lead developer,who added "I think the keys are the enterprise performance we inherit fromusing the JChem toolkits and the extensibility and consistency of operationthat is available to research informaticians who think of Instant JChem andthe JChem toolkits within a strategic global solution".
"By including most of the Instant JChem features in Instant JChemPersonal and making this free I hope we are able to turn on many new usersand move the field forward" commented Alex Allardyce, Marketing Director atChemAxon.
Instant JChem Personal is free for all users. The Personal editioncontains full power data management, search and reporting as well as defaultchemical business rules. To access more advanced functionality such asproperty prediction and sharing remote databases requires license keys.Recipients of ChemAxon's free Academic and FreeWeb Packages can receive keysto fully enable Instant JChem at no charge. To find out more or sign upplease visit: http://www.chemaxon.com/prices.html
ChemAxon is a leader in providing cheminformatics software developmentplatforms and applications for the biotechnology, pharmaceutical andagrochemical industries. With core capabilities for structure visualization,search and management, property prediction, virtual synthesis, screening,clustering and drug design, ChemAxon focuses upon active interaction withusers and software portability to create powerful, cost effective crossplatform solutions and programming interfaces to power modern cheminformaticsand chemical communication. For more information and download please visitwww.chemaxon.com
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