Southwest Fox 2015
Southwest Xbase++ 2015

October 15-18, 2015
SanTan Elegante Conference Center
Gilbert, AZ


We greatly value the sponsors of Southwest Fox, who help cover conference costs and help out in many other ways. There are four levels of sponsorship: Platinum, Gold, Silver, and Bronze.

If you are interested in becoming an exhibitor or sponsor, please download our Exhibitor and Sponsor Prospectus for detailed information.

  • Platinum Sponsors: Conference Organizers
  • The mission of White Light Computing is to guide Information Technology investments toward success!

    We work with businesses of all sizes to develop custom software solutions, integrate with other software systems, convert data from one system to another, create applications that serve vertical markets, and write add-on tools for analysis and reporting for existing software. We assist independent developers and consulting firms with database design, project management, programming, code reviews, testing, deployment, training, and one-on-one mentoring. White Light Computing also sells the popular HackCX Professional and the award-winning ViewEditor Professional, and offers a complete suite of free developer tools to help increase developer productivity. You can get more details at

  • Stonefield Query, from Stonefield Software Inc., is a user-friendly data mining, business intelligence, query, and report writing tool. With its intuitive wizard driven design, Stonefield Query makes report writing a snap for even the most novice user. Elegant and persuasive reports can be created in minutes with little or no technical knowledge required. Now available in desktop and web versions.

  • Tomorrow's Solutions, LLC is owned and operated by Tamar E. Granor, Ph.D., a consultant and application developer specializing in database applications. Since 1988, Tamar has been working primarily with Visual FoxPro and its predecessors, FoxPro and FoxBase+. She has worked with both large and small businesses as well as non-profit organizations. Currently, the primary focus of Tomorrow's Solutions is working with and for other developers through sub-contracting and mentoring.

  • Founded in 1997 with HQ in Grand Junction, CO, New York City, NY, and in the metropolitan area of Frankfurt/Main, Germany, Alaska Software solely concentrates upon the development and improvement of Xbase++ as a technology platform. Xbase++ is a 100% Clipper compatible xbase language enriched and improved by language features, such as object-orientation and data persistence.

    Alaska Software pioneered in the implementation and hands-on usage of intelligent multi-threading technology in Xbase++, especially for Line-of-Business and mission critical applications. Crucial to the corporate philosophy is the perpetuation of continuous innovation and technological headway while aiming to provide best possible continuity and protection of hitherto undertaken investments. More than one million application end-users as well as thousands of former Clipper-, dBase- and FoxPro developers rely upon Xbase++ for several years, thus having built their business success upon Xbase++.

  • Gold Sponsors
  • Forward Thinking Software introduces CleverFox Backup as a service that backs up your customer's Visual FoxPro data to the cloud. CleverFox Backup is an additional layer of protection when you find out your customer's local backups were skipped or are failing, or not even set up. CleverFox Backup helps you be the hero when your customer calls you to support tables that are completely encrypted by Cryptolocker, trashed by a power outage, or deleted by an angry employee. We look forward to introducing you to our new product you can privately brand and deploy to your customers.

  • Foxpert software development and consulting offers its services to single developers and Fortune 100 companies alike. Whether it's Visual FoxPro, .NET, whether it's architecture, design, security, or just getting the project done, whether it's short term or long term, we can assist you with your software development business. For more information please visit

  • Introducing Conference Geeks!

    After 15 years of supporting conferences as part of Geeks and Gurus, we've grown to the point where we just had to break out on our own.

    Although our conference customers often call us the "A/V guys" we're much more than that. We've built a successful business supporting conferences because of our excellent understanding of IT and how it can impact conferences and meetings in terms of both technology and software. Conference Geeks has grown as a result of our excellent customer service and professional approach to all aspects of our conference services.

    If you need projectors, laptops, large screen displays, printers or anything else for your conference, please check us out at our new home on the web:

  • Axialis Software develops software solutions for professional graphic designers and developers. Products include IconWorkshop, Professional Screensaver Producer, CursorWorkshop and several others.

  • Create offline-capable mobile business apps FAST using Alpha Anywhere. Prototype, develop, and deploy secure mobile & web apps with a native experience on any device from a single code base.

  • The Foxfire! Report Writer v8+ product line is a family of data mining tools designed for regular business users. Developers can adapt it to almost any database and add any needed features on demand, in order to fit user needs like a glove. It is the only set of report writers for the VFP environment that can operate interchangeably on both platforms. Its new interactive drag-'n-drop design tool (released May 2007) has been praised by users and usability experts alike for simplicity without sacrificing power. Micromega Systems, its developer/publisher offers Foxfire! consulting, integration, and training services. Our growth strategy is partnering, and we are currently seeking other developers who want to partner to create custom or localized versions to address special market opportunities. Go to to explore how we might work together.

  • We are committed to providing the best dedicated magazine for FoxPro Developers worldwide. Our list of authors includes many names already familiar to you. Great articles from great developers will help you hone your skills and increase your productivity. Join FoxRockX today at our affordable rates!

  • DevExpress engineers feature-complete Presentation Controls, enterprise-ready Reporting Systems, IDE Productivity Tools and Business Application Frameworks for Visual Studio. Our technologies help you build your best, see complex software with greater clarity, increase your productivity and create stunning touch-enabled applications for Windows, Web and Mobile, without limits or compromise.

    To learn more and see how you can create business solutions customers expect today and leverage existing skillsets to build next generation applications for tomorrow, visit us online at

  • DBi Technologies Inc. is a commercial software development company focused on empowering application developers with the most flexible and respected, reusable commercial software components for Scheduling and Presentation layer application design. DBi is recognized for its award winning component products and its technical support for customers working in any Microsoft or .NET and OLE compliant development environment.

  • Silver Sponsors
  • LogicNP Software specializes in the development of developer-centric software products such as reusable controls, components and libraries for .Net, WPF, ActiveX and MFC/ATL developers. Our mission is to provide innovative, developer-friendly, robust and easy-to-use software that helps developers build the best applications that today's competitive marketplace demands. Our products are used by thousands of large corporations, multi-national companies, consultants, ISVs and professionals from all over the world working in finance, government, military, education, technology, health, insurance, consulting and more.

  • Steema Software is a privately held company founded in 1996 and has been providing software tools for application developers ever since. Steema authors, distributes and supports all its products. Steema's flagship product, the TeeChart Charting Library, is widely acknowledged as an industry standard.

  • Room Sponsors
  • Bronze Sponsors
  • Pluralsight is the global leader in high-quality online training for hardcore developers. The revolutionary Pluralsight training library provides developers with instant access to a rich collection of online training courses delivered by industry authorities. See what you can learn at and join the @pluralsight community on Twitter.

  • Visual Extend is the framework for Microsoft Visual FoxPro 9.0 SP2 which has made the largest leaps forward in the last several years due to massive investments in new features and developer tools (builders). The concept of rapid application development has been extended to support Microsoft Silverlight 4.0 as a state of the art front-end for your Visual FoxPro application.

  • AKSEL, headed by Andrew MacNeill, is a consulting company that provides development, technical writing, media development (podcasting/screencasting), data analysis and project management services around the world. From short-term writing and analysis projects to long-term development and product management projects to community-driven projects, AKSEL offers personalized solutions to businesses and individuals, creating an ongoing working relationship. For more information, visit

  • Information Technology Associates (ITA) is a professional software development, computer services, and information systems consulting firm specializing in the design, development and support of custom software for business and office applications. Services offered include • Custom Software Design and Development • Website Layout, Design, and Development • Data Processing Services • Consulting and Technical Support Services • Project Mentoring. In business since 1993, ITA has earned a reputation for quality and reliability. Our business is to help your business succeed! Learn more at

  • Scooter Software's product Beyond Compare allows you to quickly and easily compare your files and folders. By using simple, powerful commands you can focus on the differences you're interested in and ignore those you're not. You can then merge the changes, synchronize your files, and generate reports for your records.

  • ESET is a global leader in antivirus and Internet security software with over 25 years of proven experience. Powered by ESET NOD32® technology, which has won an unmatched 80 VB100 awards for malware detection, ESET business solutions offer proactive, fast, and effective server-to-endpoint protection for Windows, Mac and Linux environments. Proven. Trusted.

  • Consultant Sponsors
  • Global Data Center Engineering is a leading design consultancy in the data center industry. In addition to data center design, we have a global team of solution architects covering Data Center Infrastructure Management (DCIM), Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD) and Human Error Management systems. At the core of our consultancy is the Decision Science platform DCide™, providing analytics, project management, organizational resource planning and utilization and customer facing real-time monitoring.

    Founded and headquartered in Tokyo, Japan, GDCE have offices in Sydney, Australia and Irving, Texas. We provide services around the globe, from finding the right hosting and colocation provider to designing and building data centers to suit Enterprise demands.

Platinum Sponsors