Inso Announces the 1999 International User Group Conference; More than 200 Attendees from the World's Largest Organizations to Gather in New York City

Event Speakers to include Inso CEO Steven Vana-Paxhia, GartnerGroup Vice President Rita Knox, and Frank Gilbane, Research Director at CAP Ventures and Editor of the Gilbane Report

BOSTON, MA. February 12, 1999

Inso Corporation today announced its 1999 International User Group Conference to be held next week from Wednesday, February 17 to Saturday, February 20 at The Plaza Hotel in New York City. More than 200 attendees from the world's largest organizations will participate in a four-day, three-track conference packed with a variety of informational sessions. The conference, and its accompanying day of tutorials, will provide Inso customers with the opportunity for direct contact with Inso engineers, product management and senior staff. Customers will also learn how to use Inso's cutting-edge technology to exchange, publish and deploy business-critical information.

"Inso is extremely pleased to announce our 1999 International User Group Conference and that we expect more than double the number of attendees from last year," said Inso president and CEO, Steven Vana-Paxhia. "This important event will provide a unique opportunity for Inso and its customers to communicate directly, and will subsequently enable Inso to hone its strategy and product offerings in response to customer needs. Next week, The Plaza Hotel in New York promises to be the center of activity for hundreds of Global 2000 organizations, Inso customers and partners, as well as consultants and analysts interested in the latest W3C standards and Inso technologies."

Numerous speakers will present at the event, including Steven Vana-Paxhia, Inso president and CEO, Rita Knox, GartnerGroup vice president and research director, and Frank Gilbane, a director at CAP Ventures and editor of the Gilbane Report. Also presenting are William Zoellick, a partner at Web consulting firm, Fastwater LLP, and Inso vice presidents Graham Marshall, Sebastian Holst and Scott Norder. In addition, several Inso customers, including Quantum Corporation, State Street Bank and Perkin-Elmer Applied Biosystems, will present case studies of implementations of Inso technology.

Inso will also conduct half-day tutorials where users can interact with Inso's technology experts and discuss topics such as electronic publishing, document exchange and evolving Web standards. Attendees will discover advanced tips and techniques on how to best use Inso technologies and learn about new features in Inso products. Customers will also have the opportunity to participate in a variety of forums offering interaction with other customers who share common interests. An exhibition area is included that will feature demonstrations of the latest Inso technology. Inso partners, including General Dynamics Defense Systems, enCommerce Inc., Kinetic Technologies, Basis Technology and SoftLock will also be on hand to demonstrate synergistic product and service offerings.

Any Inso customers interested in attending the 1999 International User Group Conference should contact Carol Blanchard, Inso Corporation, at (401) 752-4400.

Inso Corporation is a leading global provider of electronic publishing and content management tools for critical business information. With Inso's Enterprise Information Platform, organizations gain an integrated system for managing, distributing, publishing and continually updating their intellectual property. Inso's award-winning technology enables large corporations to exchange, publish and deploy all types of information, from the simplest memo to the most complex multimedia document. For more information, visit the Inso Web site at

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