Popular 3D Model Publishing and Viewing Software Passes 10,000 Download Mark At Three Months
PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb. 17, 2003-- Informative Graphics Corporation (IGC), a leader in 2D/3D visualization and Web collaboration technology, announced the release of its free ModelPress Publisher 3.0 3D model software product, which now supports Inventor R6 and SolidWorks 2003.
ModelPress Publisher 3.0 now also has an available programming API
specification for software developers. ModelPress can be downloaded
for free from IGC at
Since the release of the ModelPress 3D Publishing and Viewing
system in November of 2002, IGC has recorded over 10,000 downloads of
the free application. The company continues to receive feedback from
users and will add new features to improve functionality and value.
"Without question, ModelPress has received a warm welcome from the
3D community because its compression is unrivaled and usability is
very good," said Gary Heath, President and CEO at IGC. "We've seen
healthy corporate interest as well, which indicates to us that
ModelPress is moving into the mainstream of 3D viewing options. Our
plan is to continue to make it attractive in all its facets," he
ModelPress Publisher and Viewer is a system that is designed to
simplify the distribution of 3D CAD models so that they can become
more commonplace in downstream business applications. ModelPress'
breakthrough compression technology reduces models' sizes by 70 - 98%,
making sharing 3D data online not only possible, but also very
practical. ModelPress provides a highly efficient way to share 3D CAD
model content with users who don't have access to expensive, complex
3D applications while protecting the intellectual property contained
in the design file.
About Informative Graphics
Informative Graphics Corporation (IGC), founded in 1990, is a
leading developer of commercial software products for Web publishing,
visualization, and collaboration. IGC products are renowned for their
cost-saving value, ease-of-use, features and scalability. With its
products deployed by hundreds of corporations, OEM partners, and
service providers worldwide, IGC is an international company
maintaining offices in the United States and Europe, as well as key
distribution partners in Japan, Asia and Latin America. The company
maintains a Web site at
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and ModelPress is trademarks of Informative Graphics Corporation. All
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CONTACT: Informative Graphics Corporation Bill Gould, 602/971-6061, ext. 144 Fax: 602/971-1714 Email: Email Contact