Tom Sawyer Software Releases Tom Sawyer Perspectives, Version 5.0

Berkeley, California (EastBayDaily) — Tom Sawyer Software, the premier provider of software for building high-performance data visualization and social network analysis applications, announces the release of Tom Sawyer Perspectives, Version 5.0. With HTML5 rendering for web-based applications, this release delivers accelerated client-side drawing navigation, scrolling, zooming, animation, and search capabilities.

This release also introduces rule-driven Google Maps™ views, enabling web-based applications with both logical and geographical representations of data. Map views are synchronized with drawing, table, tree, and inspector views. This release additionally adds One-Line diagrams in support of electric utilities and electrical smart grid companies.

Tom Sawyer Perspectives continues developing features to enhance the exploratory analysis of Big Data. Other key features include a new link navigation tool in HTML5 web-based applications to dynamically animate the path of a connection from beginning to end. Further, new dynamic clipping brings improved node appearance at every level of graphical detail. A list of enhancements can be found on the Tom Sawyer Software website at

"The software industry has eagerly awaited high-quality graph visualization and analysis implemented with the latest HTML5 technology. Our graph visualizations are beautifully rendered and leverage the standards-based capability of the HTML5 canvas to support rich graphical content without relying on browser plug-ins or Java applets," said Brendan Madden, Chief Executive Officer. “Our customers can now design applications with synchronized logical and geographical views of data.”

Tom Sawyer Perspectives is a rules-based software for developing production data-oriented visual analysis applications. It enables both enterprise and government organizations to gain key insights on Social Network Analysis and Big Data from complex data generated from a variety of sources.

About Tom Sawyer Software Tom Sawyer Software is the leading provider of enterprise software and services that enable organizations to build highly scalable and flexible data visualization and social network analysis applications. These applications are used to discover hidden patterns, complex relationships, and key trends in large and diverse data sets. Tom Sawyer Software products are used by enterprises and governments, as well as organizations in Telecommunications, Financial Services, Defense and Intelligence, Life Sciences, and Manufacturing to maximize their data assets in order to make more informed and timely decisions.

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Erin Wright
Tom Sawyer Software

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