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HELIOS remote proofing software – complimentary in special IFRA promotion

HELIOS offers a free PrintPreview UB2 license to IFRA Expo visitors attending a presentation of the Fogra certified HELIOS remote softproof solution. iPad Document Hub as the basis for individualized iOS apps and the Virtual Server Appliance are further event highlights.

Hannover, Germany, September 19, 2013 – HELIOS Software presents at IFRA, in Berlin from October 7-9, 2013 (Hall 3.2, booth #3.2.420), the HELIOS Four: iPad Document Hub, Remote Softproof, Spotlight Search, and Virtual Server Appliance. These solutions address the actual needs of the publishing industry, while taking tight budgets into account.

Visitors from newspapers, magazine publishers, and pre-media companies, with the need to develop their own mobile app, will learn how the HELIOS iPad Document Hub solution can be used as a foundation for individual app development goals. Using the iPad Document Hub will reduce the costs for a customized iOS app, while benefiting from a short time-to-market period.

To introduce the benefits of remote soft proofing, HELIOS announces a special promotion for IFRA Expo. Every visitor receiving a demo of the Fogra-certified HELIOS remote softproof solution will receive a free HELIOS PrintPreview UB2 product (worth some 3,400 Euro) for their business.

Newspaper, magazine publishers, and pre-media companies will benefit from the HELIOS Four:

  • iPad Document Hub, offers cost reduction and improves time-to-market when used as a foundation for individual app development
  • Virtual Server Appliance, cuts IT file server costs and allows for easy deployment of new services
  • Remote Softproof, with annotations, boosts productivity and offers modern collaboration
  • Spotlight Search, find files stored on a company file server from any local, remote or mobile client within seconds

Further information about the HELIOS Four can be accessed at the HELIOS web site ( Detailed information about HELIOS PrintPreview UB2 Remote Softproof with annotations are provided in the data sheet and by tutorial videos (, see “Proofing” and “Annotations”).

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HELIOS UB2 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, Oracle 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.

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