Composer Standard Edition Delivers 4-Step Package Creation
Composer Standard Edition 4.1 is a powerful Macintosh package creation
utility. It is now available as a stand-alone, Universal application and
delivers the ease and flexibility not found in other package creation
tools. Composer was previously only offered as a component of the Casper
Minneapolis, MN–January 19, 2007–JAMF Software’s Composer application has
always been an excellent choice for creating packages, but it was
previously limited to those purchasing it as part of the Casper Suite.
Having Composer available as a stand-alone, Universal application offers
greater benefits to those looking for a package creation utility, including
distribution using any preferred method such as Apple Remote Desktop (ARD).
“We have always offered robust package creation within the Casper Suite, so
we were in a good position to meet the demand for a flexible, easy-to-use
packaging utility as its own application,” said Zach Halmstad, Partner and
Product Manager at JAMF Software. “This version of Composer offers many
easy to use features not found in other utilities. Users can convert
packages from .pkg format to .dmg format, allowing them to easily modify
the contents of the package, and then convert the package back to .pkg.
Packages created in the .pkg format can easily be distributed using Apple
Remote Desktop, the Casper Suite, or any tool that supports the standard
Composer is available for download on JAMF Software’s website and is being
offered at a 50% discount for users of Apple Remote Desktop (ARD) at
$49.95. To download, go to: (http://www.jamfsoftware.com/composerstore).
About JAMF Software:
JAMF Software, creators of the Casper Client Management Suite, was founded
in 2002 and is headquartered in Minneapolis, Minnesota. JAMF Software
simplifies the lives of Macintosh system administrators throughout the
United States and Europe by increasing efficiency, lowering support costs,
and reducing liability for IT Managers and CIOs.