Excosoft AB Offers InterCAP ActiveCGM Browser
ANNAPOLIS, MD. November 16, 1998. From XML '98.
Documentor is a multi-purpose information management, structuring, and authoring tool for professional document production. The announcement was made today at the XML '98 Conference in Chicago, where both companies are exhibiting.
"With InterCAP's ActiveCGM Browser, we can offer our Documentor customers Web graphics viewing for the most demanding publishing applications," said Anders Larsson, CEO of Excosoft. "It's a significant addition to what we believe is an optimal solution for information management."
Documentor, which was first released in September 1997, places the company at the forefront of the knowledge management industry. Several of the most important projects in Swedish industry have used Exco products as their foremost development and documentation tools.
The software has played an important role in the development of GSM base stations, fighter aircraft, radar systems, spacecraft guidance systems, and C3I systems.
An easy-to-use product for viewing "intelligent graphics" published on the World Wide Web or corporate intranets, InterCAP's ActiveCGM Browser is available as a Netscape Navigator Plug-in or a Microsoft Internet Explorer Control. It features advanced viewing capabilities and supports all versions of the international standard CGM (ISO 8632:1992).
Excosoft is a Swedish software company specialising in information processing systems based on international standards. The Documentor navigation and authoring tool turns unstructured textual and visual information into an easy-to-access, easy-to-read and easy-to-use knowledge base.
With Documentor Excosoft has set a new standard for native XML/SGML user interaction and provides new ways for information management in innovative organisations.
Excosoft was founded in 1986 and is owned by the founders together with two of Sweden's most renowned venture capital firms. Excosoft customers include Ericsson, Saab, Wartsila, Volvo, CelsiusTech, Telia, and the U.S. Air Force. The company is expanding very rapidly and is investing heavily in both technical development and marketing. Its headquarters are located in Kista, Sweden.
InterCAP Graphics Systems Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Intergraph Corporation, develops and markets the ActiveCGM Publishing Suite, a complete range of graphics software for the authoring and presentation of graphics content on the World Wide Web.
InterCAP also provides the world's leading technical illustration software products, Illustrator2, Quik Edit, and Mondello. Founded in 1987, the company is a driving force in providing standards-based solutions for technical publishers.
InterCAP is a major supplier of graphics software to a wide range of companies that include Caterpillar, Freightliner, Xerox, General Electric, the Airbus Consortium, and Boeing.
InterCAP supplies software for the DoD JCALS standard publishing solution, as well as for Northrop/Grumman JSTARS, Bell-Boeing-Allison V-22, and Lockheed Martin F-22 interactive electronic technical manuals (IETMs) for field maintenance.
[Note: InterCAP, the InterCAP logo, and ActiveCGM are trademarks of InterCAP Graphics Systems Inc. Documentor is a trademark of Excosoft AB. All other brands and product names are trademarks of their respective owners.]
InterCAP Graphics Systems Inc.
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Note: an ActiveCGM Browser for Netscape or Internet Explorer may be downloaded from InterCAP Graphics Systems, Inc. for free. See also the database entry: Computer Graphics Metafile (CGM). ISO 8632:1992.