Software and Learning Tools Targeted to New Users
Toronto, Canada, April 28, 2003 – Alias|Wavefront, an SGI (NYSE: SGI) company, announced today that it is has introduced DesignStudio® Productivity Pack, an advanced and feature rich combination of software and learning tools for computer aided industrial design (CAID).
Complete 2D & 3D Tools
The new bundle includes the industry leading industrial design and styling software, DesignStudio, and all the necessary self-paced learning resources a beginner needs for a successful start on digital 2D and 3D product design. It is geared toward making entry into the world of industrial design and digital styling easy for the new user and offers a complete solution for digitally sketching, painting, modeling and visualizing designs all in one package
“The Productivity Pack provides the industrial designer with top quality 2D sketching technology, sophisticated NURBS curve and surface modeling tools, and superior photorealistic rendering tools -- all combined in one integrated workflow,” explains Thomas Heermann, Product Manager, Alias|Wavefront.
Under a limited time offer, the Productivity Pack is available on Windows® platforms for U.S. $3,999 or Euro 4599 and includes a full seat of DesignStudio and three training tools.
For more information, please visit the company’s website at
www.aliaswavefront.com or call 1-800-447-2542 in North America. International contact numbers include: Northern Europe, Middle East and Africa, +44 (0) 1494 441273; Germany, East & Southeast Europe, 0049 89 31 70 20; France, Spain and Portugal, +33 1 44 92 81 60; Japan, 81 3 5797 3500; and other parts of Asia Pacific, 81 3 3470 8282 and Latin America, 770 383 1881.
As the world's leading innovator of 3D graphics technology, Alias|Wavefront develops software for computer aided styling, industrial design and visualization markets. Alias|Wavefront's design customers include AT&T, BMW, Boeing, Fiat, Fisher-Price, Ford, General Motors, Honda, Italdesign, Kodak, Mattel, Rollerblade, Trek Bicycle, Teague and Timex. Alias|Wavefront is a wholly owned, independent software company of SGI® with headquarters in Toronto and custom development center in Santa Barbara.
The Alias|Wavefront logo, the StudioTools logo, and DesignStudio are registered trademarks and Alias|Wavefront is a trademark of Alias|Wavefront, a division of Silicon Graphics Limited. SGI is a trademark of Silicon Graphics, Inc., in the United States and/or other countries worldwide. Windows is either a registered trademark or trademark of Microsoft Corporation in the United States and/or other countries. Alias|Wavefront, 210 King Street East, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, M5A 1J7, Tel: 416-362-9181, FAX: 416-369-6140.
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