WHY 4D?

SCALABILITY

Grow, change, adapt.

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Businesses grow, change and adapt. Solutions built on 4D do the same.
Growth
Everything we offer is designed with your
business and your solution's growth in mind.

At 4D, we often talk about what users can do with a new feature and end it by saying, “…with minimal code changes!”  

 

We say this because it’s true.

 

We spend a lot of time ensuring that the solutions created with 4D are smoothly migrated to newer versions, and can easily take advantage of new features and technologies. It’s pretty rare in this industry, but there are mission critical solutions out there whose source code has evolved so elegantly that even the original programmers could still recognize it.

 

The result: You can take advantage of 4D's leaps and bounds in technology without having to radically alter your code with each release.

 

 

The time and research invested into making 4D technologies so transportable between versions also pay off in supreme scalability. The application you create now for your own use can be grown down the line for use in your whole department, and then even further down the line to be part of your global operation. 

 

From a single-user Windows application to a client/server solution that worldwide users can access from their iPhones – with minimal code changes. From one user on a single Mac to hundreds of users on Mac and Windows – without any code changes. That’s 4D scalability.