Foresight knew 50 oxides and had a lot of data with each of them. Properties were assigned to oxides. For example, in this screen a Surface Modifier property has been added to BaO explaining how it can be employed to produce matte surfaces. That same modifier was assigned to other oxides and materials. In the properties area it was thus possible to go to matte property and see all the different ways in which a matte could be produced.
Database software for DOS made by Digitalfire from 1988 until 2005 and was used to by ceramic technicians to catalog recipes, materials, test results and pictures.