"Corel Corporation is pleased to announce that Corel LINUX OS
and CorelDRAW 9 Graphics Suite won PC World's 2000 World Class
Award for the Most Promising Software Newcomer and Best Drawing
"The Corel LINUX OS, based on Debian distribution, was launched
in November 1999 and is easy to install and configure. It features
a four-step installer and a drag-and-drop desktop environment based
on KDE. The CorelDRAW 9 Graphics Suite, launched in May 1999 in
North America, delivers powerful integrated tools for illustration,
page layout, photo editing and painting."
"We are honored to receive such outstanding recognition from PC
World for Corel LINUX OS and CorelDRAW 9 Graphics Suite," said Dr.
Michael Cowpland, president and chief executive officer at Corel
Corporation. "This is the second year that CorelDRAW 9 Graphics
Suite has won this prestigious award and we look forward to
continuing that tradition as we enhance and improve our