Wednesday, October 14, 2009

Navicat now comes in new colors

If you have noticed, we have revamped our website with a new style few months ago and today we have published the new look for Navicat boxsets too. This changes give Navicat a more clean and fresh feeling.

Our team has always been very devoted on delivering the best products to the market. Our idea to launch a new brand identity for Navicat, is to recognize the progression of our products and the Company as we entering the 10th year of our business. 

This also show our team dedication  on making new things and have new ideas as always.

Our new website provides  user with a clearer and easier navigation, allowing users to find information quicker than before.  The content is also simplified and important information is emphasized, to let you understand our product within the shortest time.

In the new site, we also include a guided product tour for people to have a quick overview on how Navicat can help in managing their database.

Our next plan is to work on a part, which will include many useful video clips to introduce features which you may not know inside Navicat, and to introduce some popular features in Navicat.
Please keep an eye on us and we will announce when the is launched.

Monday, August 17, 2009

We are extending our product offerings for Linux Users

We are happy to extend our support to Linux users of Oracle and PostgreSQL Databases and released the following new versions for users who are looking for a comprehensive database administration tools under Linux platform:

• Navicat Premium v.8.2.12 (Linux)
• Navicat for MySQL v.8.2.12 (Linux)
• Navicat for Oracle v.8.2.12 (Linux)
• Navicat for PostgreSQL v.8.2.12 (Linux)

These releases mark a complete Navicat product offering to the Linux users. Linux users can now experience the comprehensive database administration for MySQL, PostgreSQL and Oracle with Navicat.

Navicat Premium is a multi-connections Database Administration tool allowing you to connect to MySQL, PostgreSQL and Oracle databases simultaneously within a single application, making database administration to multiple kinds of database so easy. Navicat Premium combines the functions of other Navicat members together with below great features:
- Support of multi-connections to MySQL, PostgreSQL and Oracle servers.
- Support of transferring data across various database systems.
- Ability to transfer data to a text file with designated SQL format.
- Support of running profiles from different servers in a single schedule job.

New Features:
Support of latest MySQL versions
- Compatible with any MySQL server version.
- Support all MySQL objects: tables, views, stored procedures/functions and events.
- Support all sub-objects: fields, indices, foreign keys and triggers.
- Support of partitioning.
- Support of Unicode / Character Set.

Support of latest Oracle versions
- Support Oracle version 8.1, 9i, 10g and 11g.
- Support all Oracle objects: tables (Normal, External and Index Organized), views, procedures/functions.
- Support all sub-objects: fields, indices, foreign keys, uniques, checks and triggers.
- Managing directories, tablespaces, public database links and public synonyms.
- Managing database links, indices, java, materialized views, materialized view logs, packages, sequences, synonyms, triggers, types, XML Schema and Recycle Bin.

- Support of physical attributes.
- Support of Unicode/Character Set.
Support of latest PostgreSQL versions
- Support PostgreSQL Server version 7.3 to 8.3.
- Support all PostgreSQL objects: tables, views and functions.
- Support all sub-objects: fields, indices, foreign keys, uniques, checks, rules and triggers.
- Managing tablespace, cast and languages.
- Managing aggregates, conversions, domains, trigger functions, operators and classes, sequences and types.
- Support of character set and Unicode.

Connection options
- Support of password and public/private key for SSH Tunnel.
- Support of HTTP Tunnel for MySQL and PostgreSQL Servers.
- Support SSL secure connection for MySQL and PostgreSQL 8.4 above.
Well-designed user interface
- Grid View and Form View support.
- Virtual Grouping for connections and objects.
Powerful Data Manipulation Tools
- Import and Export tool.
- Data Transfer tool.
- Data and Structure synchronization.
- Backup and Restore.
- Ability to set schedule on backup, query execution, import/export, data transfer and data synchronization.
- Ability to attach Export Wizard/Report result files in Batch Job notification email.

SQL Processing
- Visual query/view builder to facilitate the process of building complicated queries.
- Ability to create parameter queries.
- Multiple SQL editors with syntax highlighted feature.
- Code completion for SQL editors.
- Ability to preview SQL before execution.
- Support to return multi-resultsets.
Download the 30-day Free Trial

To try the new Linux version of Navicat, please download the trial version at:
Navicat for Oracle v8.2 (Linux)
URL 1:
Navicat for PostgreSQL v8.2 (Linux)
URL 1:

For more details, please see the release notes at
Or, download the 30-day fully functional free trial at:

Tuesday, June 23, 2009

Navicat Premium – a milestone release of the company

During the last half year, our development team is very aggressive on developing new software updates, as well as new products for our customers.

We have noticed the increasing numbers of our customers who needs to manage multiple kinds of database. To in sync with our company’s objectives which is to develop tools to bring convenience to all users, we came up with an idea to develop a “All-in-One” Navicat. This new member of Navicat will be a combined version of our current Navicats, allowing users to connect to MySQL, Oracle and PostgreSQL Databases in a single application.

After half year of hard work, we finally finished the developments and testing, and officially announce this new member Today. This newly born is  named as Navicat™ Premium. We recognize it as a milestone product release of our company.

Navicat Premium combines the functions of other Navicat members, with connections established to different database types, Navicat Premium supports data transfer between MySQL, PostgreSQL and Oracle. Batch job for different databases can also be scheduled and run at a specific time. Other features include Import/ Export Wizard, Query Builder, Report Builder, Data Synchronization, Backup, Job Scheduler and more.

Navicat Premium prices start from US$149, currently available for Microsoft Windows and Mac OS X. For more details, please visit:

We also offer upgrade license for all our existing customers to upgrade their existing license to Navicat Premium. Upgrade prices starting from US$49 and vary on the current version of Navicat which you are using. Visit our Upgrade Center now to check your upgrade price!

For all existing customers of Navicat, you can enjoy 30% discounts on purchasing new Licenses of Navicat Premium. To enjoy this offer, simply visit our Online Store, check out with Share-It with coupon code premium30. This promotion is valid until July 31, 2009 only.

Or, download the 30-day fully functional free trial at:

Wednesday, April 29, 2009

New versions of Navicat are released for Mac Users

New versions of Navicat for Mac Users are released on April 27. The three new releases on Mac are:

• Navicat for Oracle (Mac OS X) Version 8.0.6
• Navicat for PostgreSQL (Mac OS X) Version 8.0.6
• Navicat for MySQL (Mac OS X) Version 8.0.6

Navicat for Oracle v8.0.6 is a major release from PremiumSoft.

Below shows the major enhancements in the new release of Navicat for Oracle (Mac OS X) Version 8.0.6:

• Support of exporting Excel file
• Support of ODBC Import
• Support of Form View
• Support of Simple Code Completion in SQL Editor
• Ability to send notification e-mail for schedule task, with an option to attach file from Export Wizard
• Support of creating table, view, import/export profile shortcuts on desktop

Besides, the release of Navicat for PostgreSQL v8.0.6, also marks another enhanced user experience of database administration on PostgreSQL databases. In this new version, the following enhancements have been made:

• Enhanced support of PostgreSQL version 7.3 to 8.3
• Support of Form View
• Support of Code Completion in all SQL Editor
• Support of ODBC Import
• Support of exporting data to Excel file
• Support of View, Store Procedure, Sequence, etc, in Structure Synchronization
• Ability to send notification e-mail for schedule task, with an option to attach file from Export Wizard
• Support of creating table, view, import/export profile shortcut on desktop
• Support of SQL Preview for object design forms

For more details on software releases, please see the release notes at
Or, download the 30-day fully functional free trial at:

Wednesday, February 25, 2009

Navicat for MySQL (Mac OS X) version 8 is released

 Here is a great news for Mac users. We have released Version 8 of Navicat for MySQL (Mac OS X) last week. The new release enhances the user experience of database administration such as support of Form View and Code Completion, this version also now supports import of data from ODBC source and supports the export of data to Excel spreadsheets.

Major new features include:  
- Enhanced support of new MySQL server versions
- Partitioning support for MySQL 5.1
- Support of Form View
- Support of Code Completion in all SQL Editor
- Support of ODBC Import
- Support of exporting Excel file
- Support of View, Store Procedure and Event in Structure Synchronization
- Ability to send notification e-mail for schedule task, with an option to attach file from Export Wizard
- Support of creating table, view, import/export profile shortcut on desktop
- Support of SQL Preview for all object design forms
- More table/column properties can be adjusted in Table design form

For more details, please see the release notes at:

To upgrade your existing license, please go to our Upgrade Center:

Or, download the 30-day fully functional free trial at:

Tuesday, January 6, 2009

Join Us on Facebook

Navicat has now got its own area on Facebook! So why not come and join us,  and meeting other Navicat Fans?
In our Group, We will share information on software updates, upcoming events,  tricks, and distribute exclusive Navicat goodies, and more.

Don’t worry if you’re not using Facebook, you won’t miss anything as all the news there are also available in our blog. You can subscribe to our RSS feed as well.