Extensis Announces Immediate Availability of Font Reserve Server 1.7 - Extensis.com

Extensis Announces Immediate Availability of Font Reserve Server 1.7

Portland, Ore. – May 24, 2004 – Extensis Inc., today announced a free update to the Font Reserve Server product line, extending the capabilities of its workgroup font management solution. Font Reserve Server 1.7 for Mac OS X and Windows offers compatibility updates, scalability and performance enhancements, and new features. This update represents the first significant release of Font Reserve Server by Extensis since the acquisition of DiamondSoft in July 2003.

“The availability of Font Reserve Server 1.7 demonstrates Extensis? commitment to our Font Reserve customers,” said Brian Berson, general manager of font solutions for Extensis. “We are dedicated to providing the best professional font management solutions in the world.”

Font Reserve Server 1.7 is fully compatible with Mac OS X (10.3) Panther. It includes new auto-activation plug-ins for QuarkXPress 6, Adobe InDesign CS, and Adobe Illustrator CS. In addition, Extensis has improved performance capabilities making it more robust and scalable for large workgroups. Some key new usability features include the ability to auto-activate fonts across all workgroups and the ability to auto-activate entire font families.

About Font Reserve Server
Font Reserve Server is an asset manager for fonts built specifically to address the issues of working with fonts in marketing workgroups and the demanding needs of high-end publishing environments. It is the definitive solution for managing fonts from a workflow, administration, and compliance standpoint. A true client-server font manager, Font Reserve Server consolidates all the fonts in the company into a centralized database, providing administrators with complete control over the font assets of the company.

Pricing and Availability
Font Reserve Server 1.7 is a free update for registered Font Reserve Server 1.6 or 1.6.x users. It is available at an estimated street price of $1,200.00US per server, and $130.00US per client connection. Upgrades from previous versions of Font Reserve Server are available at an estimated street price of $500.00US. Volume licenses are available. Please contact your Extensis corporate account manager or your local reseller for more information at http://cde.extensis.com/en/store/contact_sales_corp.jsp.

For more information please go to http://cde.extensis.com/fontreserveserver.

System Requirements
Font Reserve 1.7 Client supports Mac OS X (v 10.2.8 or higher) or Mac OS 9 (v 9.2.2) and requires a Power Macintosh G3 or later. Font Reserve Server 1.7 supports Mac OS X Server or Workstation (v 10.2.8 or higher) or Windows 2000 Server or Workstation and requires a Power Macintosh G4 or later or a Pentium 3, 800 MHz or higher respectively.

About Extensis, Inc.
Extensis Inc., a Celartem company, is the world’s leading provider of software solutions that empower digital asset creators and users. Extensis’ award winning products are used by hundreds of Fortune 5000 companies and include: Suitcase and Font Reserve for font management, Portfolio for asset management, and plug-in enhancements for Photoshop and QuarkXPress. Extensis was founded in 1993 and is based in Portland, Oregon and the United Kingdom.

Extensis is a wholly owned subsidiary of Celartem Technology USA Inc., which is wholly owned by Celartem Technology Inc., (Hercules: 4330). For additional information, please visit our website at http://cde.extensis.com or call 1-800-796-9798.

Nicole Andergard
503.274.2020 ext. 129