|PORTLAND, Ore. – July 6, 2006 – Extensis, a division of Celartem Inc., today released a free update to Suitcase Fusion – Extensis’ next-generation, single-user font manager. This update adds native support for Intel-based Macintosh and PowerPC systems. Extensis also adds support for Apple’s Migration Assistant and enhanced AppleScript support for Suitcase Fusion. Additionally, Suitcase Fusion now includes a Competitive Products Manager feature for eliminating unexpected font management issues and has added a Transportable Font Vault for empowering moveable backups of a user’s font library, including custom metadata.
Registered owners of Suitcase Fusion are eligible to receive the free upgrade immediately through the Extensis website at http://cde.extensis.com/suitcase .
“Extensis is excited to release Suitcase Fusion as a Universal Application, bringing the best performance to both Intel and PowerPC-based Macs,” said Martin Stein, Director of Product Management for Extensis. “As an organization focused on its customers, it was imperative to deliver these performance-driven updates. We are focused on providing the same quality update for our digital asset management product, Portfolio, in the near future.”
About Suitcase Fusion
Suitcase Fusion, a Universal Application, is the only professional font manager with industrial-strength features. Only Suitcase Fusion and Font Reserve offer precise Font Sense™ auto-activation – an exclusive technology that identifies and automatically activates the exact fonts used in a document, including embedded EPS files. And only Suitcase Fusion has the Font Vault – a secure, central font repository that integrates with the Suitcase Fusion database and makes font management predictable and reliable.
Pricing and Availability
Suitcase Fusion (v12.1) is immediately available via download from the Extensis website and is free of charge for registered Suitcase Fusion users. Suitcase Fusion is available for a suggested retail price of $99.95US for full product.
French and German versions of the Suitcase Fusion update are also available now for download from the Extensis website. Japanese versions of the Suitcase Fusion update are available from http://www.extensis.co.jp .
For information on where to purchase the Suitcase family of products, visit http://cde.extensis.com/suitcase.
Extensis is a software developer that allows creative workgroups and professionals to streamline their workflow and secure their brand by efficiently and effectively managing their creative assets and fonts. Extensis’ award-winning client/server and desktop products are used by hundreds of Fortune 5000 companies and include Suitcase, Suitcase Fusion, and Font Reserve for font management and Portfolio for creative assets management. Extensis was founded in 1993 and is based in Portland, Oregon, and the United Kingdom. Extensis is a division of Celartem Inc., which is wholly owned by Celartem Technology Inc., (Hercules: 4330). For additional information, visit http://cde.extensis.com or call 1-800-796-9798.
Celartem Technology Inc. develops and sells innovative technologies for storage, access and distribution of rich media content. Celartem has developed technology in the areas of digital image compression, scalable image viewing and secure content distribution and management. Celartem is listed on the Osaka Securities Exchange, Hercules:4330. Established in 1996, Celartem is headquartered in Tokyo, Japan and has a wholly owned subsidiary, Celartem Inc. with headquarters in Seattle.