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Hardcat offers a system designed for Windows 98, ME, NT, XP, 2000 or later, and other database products, such as Sybase SQL, MS SQL Server, Oracle 9, and IBM

db2 tutorial  Oracle 9, and IBM DB2 Universal. The asset management component provides a tool to help users control their asset bases. It can provide integration of e-procurement, help desk, and preventative maintenance, and also includes modules for functions related to purchasing, bar-coding, budget control, lease control, and depreciation. It addition to text databases, Hardcat also enables pictorial representations of assets through graphics and imaging features.

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