Free update adds additional functionality and support for Mac and
Windows versions of Portfolio 8.
PORTLAND, Ore. – September 21, 2006 – Extensis, a division of
Celartem Inc., today released free updates to Portfolio 8 — the
leading Digital Asset Management (DAM) solution for creative
professionals. The updates bring improved stability and performance,
updated Raw camera support, added InDesign CS2 support, and a
QuarkXPress 7 Drag-and-Drop support filter for Mac users. Registered
owners of Portfolio 8 are eligible to receive the free upgrades
immediately through the Extensis website at
Portfolio 8.1 for Windows and Portfolio 8.1.1 for Mac both include
the InDesign CS2 Filter for extracting embedded previews from Adobe
InDesign CS2 files as well as the Raw Filter v3.1 update to include
support for Canon EOS 30D. The Windows update also includes Raw
camera support for Panasonic Lx1/Fz30 and Fuji s3 cameras. The Mac
update includes support for QX-Drag-and-Drop XTension for QuarkXPress
7 as well as Intel-based Macs.
Some of the thousands of companies with multi-workgroup
implementations of Portfolio Server include: Conair Corporation,
Chicago White Sox, Young & Rubicam, Ducati Motors, REI, MTV Networks
Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center, and Christian Aid.
Portfolio 8 is the perfect software solution for marketing and
creative workgroups-it streamlines workflows through efficient
organization, viewing, routing, archiving and distribution of
creative assets. A surprisingly affordable solution, Portfolio Server
8 ensures proper use of a brand’s creative assets across all internal
and external teams, partners and vendors, while eliminating the
guesswork involved in hunting down and tracking creative assets.
Portfolio–trusted by IT; approved by creatives.
Individual creative professionals can also supercharge their workflow
with Portfolio 8, the surprisingly affordable, easy-to-use desktop
version is a top choice of graphic designers and photographers.
Pricing and Availability
Portfolio 8.1 Windows and Portfolio 8.1.1 Mac are immediately
available via download from the Extensis website and is free of
charge for registered Portfolio 8 users. Portfolio 8 for single-users
is available for a suggested retail price of $199.95US for full
product. Please visit (http://www.extensis.com) for information on
French and German versions of the Portfolio update are also available
now for download from the Extensis website. Japanese versions of the
Portfolio update are available from (http://www.extensis.co.jp).
For information on where to purchase the Portfolio family of products
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://www.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.