Financial and accounting software publisher Intuit Inc. is poised to launch QuickBooks 2006 sometime this fall, marking the first major overhaul of the software's underpinnings since it was launched in 1992.Intuit's vice president of product management, Dan Levin, said that two key components the company has been working on for years have come together in the latest version.

First, a four-year effort to re-engineer the technical infrastructure of QuickBooks has been completed, allowing for a new SQL database component that offers both Intuit and its third-party developers more flexibility. Second, a two-year project has made it easier for product-based businesses to automate their inventories.

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