July 26, 2006
Free update adds support for Intel-based Macs as well as improved performance and stability for Portfolio 8.
Press Release: PORTLAND, Ore. – July 26, 2006 – Extensis, a division of Celartem Inc., today released a free update to Portfolio 8 — the leading Digital Asset Management (DAM) solution for creative professionals. This update is a Universal Application, adding native support for Intel-based Macintosh systems. The free update supports Portfolio single-user, Portfolio Client, Portfolio Server, Portfolio NetPublish, Portfolio NetPublish for Server, Portfolio SQL-Connect and Portfolio Browser. This is a Macintosh only update.
Registered owners of Portfolio 8 are eligible to receive the free upgrade immediately through the Extensis website at http://www.extensis.com/portfolio.
“Extensis welcomes Apple’s move to Intel and has already successfully enabled our Suitcase Fusion product to work within an Intel-based Mac computing environment,” said Martin Stein, Director of Product Management for Extensis. “Releasing this UA version of the entire Portfolio 8 product family was the logical next step for Extensis to support its customer base and provide leading technology solutions for creative professionals.”
Some of the thousands of companies with multi-workgroup implementations of Portfolio Server include: Christian Aid, Conair Corporation, Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center, Ducati Motors, MTV Networks, Chicago White Sox, REI and Young & Rubicam.
Portfolio 8 is the perfect software solution for marketing and creative workgroups-it streamlines workflows through efficient organization, viewing, routing, archiving and distribution of creative assets. A surprisingly affordable solution, Portfolio Server 8 ensures proper use of a brand’s creative assets across all internal and external teams, partners and vendors, while eliminating the guesswork involved in hunting down and tracking creative assets. Portfolio — trusted by IT; approved by creatives.
Individual creative professionals can also supercharge their workflow with Portfolio 8, the surprisingly affordable, easy-to-use desktop version is a top choice of graphic designers and photographers.
Pricing and Availability
Portfolio 8.1 is immediately available via download from the Extensis website and is free of charge for registered Portfolio 8 users. Portfolio 8.1 for single-users is available for a suggested retail price of $199.95US for full product. Please visit http://www.extensis.com for information on client/server pricing.
French and German versions of the Portfolio update are also available now for download from the Extensis website. Japanese versions of the Portfolio update are available from http://www.extensis.co.jp.
For information on where to purchase the Portfolio family of products visit http://www.extensis.com/portfolio.