Joint Partnership to Combine ECAD with MCAD into a Complete Web
Publishing, Visualization and Markup Solution for Downstream Users
PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb. 20, 2003-- Informative Graphics Corp. (IGC), a leader in Web-document and collaboration technology, Router Solutions Inc. (RSI), a recognized leader in the electronics industry for ECAD interface, data preparation and analysis tools, announce the signing of a strategic partnership agreement that will combine the expertise of both companies to extend publishing, viewing and collaboration technologies for downstream users of design data.
RSI's CAMCAD technology reads more than 45 file types including
graphics, PCB layout, schematics, test and CAM applications supporting
all major industry formats and leading ECAD software. CAMCAD provides
faster and more accurate data preparation validating that ECAD data is
complete, verified and optimized for design or manufacturing
applications. The CAMCAD product line provides viewing tools tailored
for design-to-design translation, design to manufacturing, data
viewing and graphical viewing.
Informative Graphics provides easy-to-deploy and easy-to-use
publishing, viewing and markup software components, as well as
intranet/extranet collaborative solutions for downstream users of MCAD
2D/3D design content and documents. Both companies view the agreement
as a natural blending of two established and proven technology sets
for MCAD/Imaging/Documents with ECAD.
"Our objective here is to partner with the best, and RSI's market
expertise, reputation and technology leadership in the ECAD space
speak for themselves," said Gary Heath, president and CEO at IGC. "The
mutual strengths of both companies allow us to deliver the widest
array of formats and highest level of ongoing support for office,
image, 2D and 3D MCAD and ECAD files. We're very excited about what we
can do together," he added.
"The range, fidelity and simplicity of our ECAD interface tools
benefits downstream users and processes by presenting data in a
uniform, reliable and consistent manner," said Dino Ditta, president
at RSI. "The RSI-Informative Graphics partnership provides
comprehensive capabilities that are unmatched by any single company.
This is a partnership that will greatly extend the usability of
corporate design content to a wide variety of internal users and
About Informative Graphics
Informative Graphics Corp. (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
About Router Solutions Inc.
Router Solutions Inc. develops, markets and supports software
technology for ECAD translation, data preparation, data analysis and
collaborative viewing for the printed circuit design, manufacturing
and test environments. RSI focuses on delivery of software
applications that result in faster, more accurate workflow and lower
design-to-build costs. For more information about CAMCAD 4.0 or other
RSI products visit:
Note to Editors: Informative Graphics is a registered trademark,
and Brava!, Net-It and MYRIAD are trademarks of Informative Graphics
Corp. All other names are property of their respective owners.
CONTACT: Informative Graphics Corp., Phoenix Bill Gould, 602/971-6061, ext. 144 Fax: 602/971-1714 Email Contact or Router Solutions Inc., Newport Beach, Calif. Jay Boyd, 949/737-4567