Where is Genealogy Software Headed? October 20, 2007
Why Use Genealogy Software? • To organize our research efforts! • Most genealogy programs are places to record our findings. • A few are true research tools for use while we are still searching.
Let's review what was just covered. In the past twenty years: • Operating systems: some change • Data input: little change • Data exchange between dissimilar programs: little change • Reporting: has been improved • Ease of access to data: has improved significantly but still cannot automatically import into our local databases.
Leading Online Services • The Next Generation • PedigreeSoft.com • New FamilySearch
What’s Next? • Stay tuned to: • http://www.eogn.com