Chaparral Software Ships Brushfire 2 for Windows
Submitted: 2004-04-07 11:14 by Russell Kohn

Brushfire 2 now available for both Windows and Mac users - does more, still fast.


Calabasas, CA - April 7, 2004 - Chaparral Software & Consulting Services, Inc. today released Brushfire 2 for Windows, following the recent release of Brushfire 2 for Macintosh OS X and Macintosh Classic versions.

Brushfire 2 is a substantial upgrade to the blazing fast and well-regarded FileMaker Pro analysis package that adds comprehensive field, layout, relationship, and dependency analysis reports to its suite of script analysis capabilities. Brushfire 2 continues to use HTML as a presentation mechanism, retains its fast performance and adds many new error and overview reports.

The company reports the Windows version is the fastest version yet released, is much easier to set up and run than prior versions, and retains the intuitive and useful reporting interface for which Brushfire is known.


Brushfire 2 is available immediately on the Windows NT, Windows 2000, Windows XP, Macintosh OS X and Macintosh Classic platforms. Brushfire 2 has a suggested retail price of $279.95 for a single platform, with a $249.95 limited time discounted price available. Upgrades from prior versions to Brushfire 2 cost $129.95.

Brushfire 2 for Macintosh classic requires FileMaker Pro 5.0, FileMaker Pro 5.5, or FileMaker Pro 6.0. Brushfire 2 for Macintosh OS X and Brushfire 2 for Windows require FileMaker Developer 5.5 or FileMaker Developer 6.0.

About Chaparral Software (

Brushfire is a product of Chaparral Software & Consulting Services, Inc., a privately held corporation based in Calabasas, California, that has been providing custom database consulting and programming services since 1986. In addition, Chaparral publishes leading FileMaker Pro developer utilities such as EZxslt and Brushfire, and offers specialized XML/XSLT consulting services and training.

About FileMaker, Inc. (

FileMaker Pro is used by millions of individuals and workgroups around the world to be more productive and efficient. Business, education and government customers rely on FileMaker to manage people, projects, images, assets and other information. In addition to being the number one-selling easy-to-use database software, the award-winning FileMaker product line includes a range of scalable servers and mobile database products. FileMaker, Inc. is a subsidiary of Apple Computer, Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL).


Russell Kohn, President
Chaparral Software & Consulting Services, Inc.
22231 Mulholland Hwy, Suite 213A
Calabasas, CA 91302

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Brushfire and EZxslt are trademarks of Chaparral Software & Consulting Services, Inc. Other trademarks are the property of their respective owners. Pricing and availability are subject to change without notice.