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HELIOS Software offers complete UB Server Solution Suite for special price

HELIOS Software announced today its new HELIOS UB Server Solutions Suite for less than 10.000 Euro. The new software bundle includes HELIOS EtherShare UB, PCShare UB and WebShare UB, plus HELIOS ImageServer UB, PDF HandShake UB and PrintPreview UB, and saves 4700 Euro.
Hannover, Germany, June 7, 2007 – HELIOS Software GmbH, a leading developer of cross-platform networking, PDF, and image server solutions for Mac, Windows, UNIX, and web clients, announced today a new HELIOS UB Server Solutions Suite for only 9.800 Euro. This unique software bundle includes HELIOS EtherShare UB for 10 users, PCShare UB for 10 users, and WebShare UB for 5 users, offering universal file and print server access from any Mac, Windows and web client. HELIOS ImageServer UB adds powerful image repurposing features, workflow automation, ICC based color management, and support for remote OPI for all major image file formats and color spaces. HELIOS PDF HandShake UB provides a seamless PDF workflow with PDF creation, PDF preflighting, PDF printing and PDF-native OPI utilizing well accepted industry standards like Acrobat® Distiller® and callas pdfInspektor. HELIOS PrintPreview UB adds powerful preflighting and proofing for any kind of print and PDF documents. The new HELIOS UB Server Solutions Suite runs on all major UNIX server platforms, including Apple Mac OS X, Linux, Sun Solaris, IBM AIX, and HP-UNIX. It provides a fully integrated, high-performance mission critical server solution for enterprise, government, university, and prepress sites.
Main features of UB Server Solution Suite include:
  • Cross-platform file server for Mac and Windows clients. Including Mac AFP 3.1, Windows SMB/CIFS file streams, and DHCP support. Authentication via LDAP, Active Directory or NIS
  • High performance print server with support for gigabyte print jobs, load balancing, and powerful local and remote administration from Mac and Windows clients
  • Remote highly secure web based file access including XPress, InDesign, PDF document, and image previews, as well as fast on-the-fly zipstream downloads for any web client
  • Powerful image repurposing with ICC color management for all major image file formats and compressions
  • Remote OPI and PDF-native OPI for design and printing workflows, including support for DCS2 and colorized TIFF
  • Fast PDF creation, state-of-the-art PDF preflighting, local and remote PDF printing as composite or separations
  • Powerful local and remote proofing with support for in-RIP separation, DeviceN, spot colors, and ICC color management
  • Flexible Script Server for all kinds of event driven hot folder workflows

Smart Ideas for Better Networking
HELIOS UB+ Unbreakable Server Solutions deliver mission critical server solutions to enterprise, government, university, and prepress sites. WebShare, EtherShare, and PCShare provide integrated cross-platform networking for Mac, Windows and Web clients, with advanced file and print server services, and easy remote server administration. HELIOS ImageServer, PDF HandShake and PrintPreview bring high efficiency and advanced capabilities to design, prepress and printing operations.
HELIOS products run on powerful and scalable servers including Apple Mac OS X, IBM AIX, Linux, Sun Solaris, and Windows systems. HELIOS products provide reliable cross-platform support for Mac, Windows, Web and UNIX-based clients.
Distributors sell HELIOS products worldwide to value-added resellers who provide complete networking solutions to customers. HELIOS also works with many strategic partners that incorporate HELIOS server software to provide powerful third-party archive, asset management and workflow solutions.

Editorial contact:
HELIOS Software GmbH
Steinriede 3
30827 Garbsen
Phone: +49 5131 709320
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