In the view of some nonprofits, software is often considered an administrative expense – something many boards of directors don't want to pay for. 4D recognizes that challenge and that's why we have continued to donate software and other resources to worthy non-profits, with academic and non-profit/NGO programs in place around the world.
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But just like any enterprise, academic institutions and not-for-profit organizations need solutions to help drive them toward their goals. 4D recognizes the need for education, philanthropy, and – in general – doing good for the world around us.
We can only help you with the last part (although there are plenty of 4D-based solutions for the others!) but we do our best to make sure it’s the easiest and most fulfilling part of your job.
4D gives you all of the development tools and deployment options you need to be an effective developer. On top of that, we provide the support to be a truly great developer – the kind who can not only build solutions from the ground up, but be called in to customize existing ones.