Aestiva Press Release. January 26, 1999
For Immediate Release
Web designers gain new on-the-fly capabilities with the release of
Aestiva HTML/OS 1.6
Torrance, Calif. (January 26, 1999)– Aestiva, LLC announces the
immediate availability of Aestiva HTML/OS 1.6, the latest version of
the company’s flagship product.
Aestiva HTML/OS is powerful Web site software for HTML-proficient Web
designers who want to develop advanced, dynamic sites. The latest
version delivers improved mail, internetworking and database
Aestiva HTML/OS is a compliment to HTML. It allows one to merge HTML
documents with information stored on the server on-the-fly, i.e. in
the instant documents are requested by users of a Web site. Aestiva
calls HTML/OS “The King of On-the-fly” because HTML/OS, while easy to
use, is a highly efficient scripting language which can perform
on-the-fly word-processing, spreadsheet, database and programming
Professional strength that doesn’t cramp your style
With HTML/OS installed in your Web site, tags can be placed in
documents to perform a wide range of tasks. And you’re still free to
use your favorite HTML editor. Most importantly, HTML/OS eliminates
the need for CGI programming with Perl, a process long viewed by
Webmasters as overly complex and limited.
HTML/OS tags are placed in HTML documents in much the same way
to use and deploy than languages like Perl. Plus, HTML/OS is faster
and it’s used in high-access Web sites where Perl scripts are too
slow. The latest version of HTML/OS further expands its lead over
Perl and similar CGI techniques. HTML/OS is well-suited for
developing all kinds of dynamic Web sites, including large sites and
Used at Virtual Hosting Providers
HTML/OS’ ability to operate at virtual servers continues to
differentiate it from its competitors. Its built-in database sets it
apart from conventional database integration products which require
the purchase of and integration with 3rd party database products.
Installation of HTML/OS in a Web site requires no special
configuration by the hosting provider. In addition, installation is
included at no extra charge with purchase.
Aestiva HTML/OS is accepted at 95% of the nation’s hosting providers.
The largest hosting providers, including Netcom, Primehost (AOL),
Verio, Mindspring and Best, accept HTML/OS.
Aestiva HTML/OS 1.6 is a major upgrade to version 1.5. Like all
HTML/OS upgrades, the version is downward compatible and operates the
same across server platforms. New features include:
– Improved performance
– Expanded mail functions
– New Point-and-click Control Panel
– New Point-and-click Database Configurator
– New AOL auto-detection/configuration
– Compatibility with all popular HTML Editors
Aestiva HTML/OS 1.6 is available for Sun (Sparc), Sun (Intel),
SGI-IRIX, BSDI, FreeBSD, DEC Unix, Linux and Windows 95/98/NT
platforms. Aestiva HTML/OS 1.6 retails for $799.00 (US). Upgrades are
Go to http://www.htmlos.com/media.html
Visit Aestiva’s Web site at http://www.aestiva.com
Call Gina Woolfolk at 1-310-328-8122 ext. 333.
About Aestiva, LLC
Founded in 1996, Aestiva is the developer and manufacturer of
HTML/OS, an original technology for creating advanced dynamic Web
sites. Aestiva HTML/OS (originally released under the name
“Overlays”) was first released in late 1996. Version 1.6 is the
product’s sixth major upgrade in two and a half years.
Phone: (310)328-8122 ext. 333
Address: 400 Crenshaw Blvd. Suite 109
Torrance, CA 90503