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LinuxPR: MathSoft Data Analysis Division Introduces S-PLUS 6 For UNIX

Oct 05, 2000, 21:39 (0 Talkback[s])

"MathSoft, Inc. (NASDAQ: MATH), Data Analysis Division, a leading provider of solutions for statistical data mining and predictive modeling technology, today introduced S-PLUS 6 for UNIX, a major enhancement to the company's statistical data mining software. S-PLUS 6 provides a popular software platform for business intelligence and decision support applications that leverage state-of-the-art statistical analysis and visualization methods."

"The release features a powerful new Java-based point-and-click user interface to simplify and accelerate access, analysis, and visualization of technical and business data. A new integration method, called CONNECT/Java, allows software developers to enhance the analytical and graphics capabilities within their applications by embedding the S-PLUS engine."

"S-PLUS 6 offers innovative visualization capabilities including a new form of Java-based graphic, called Graphlets(tm), which makes it easy to deploy interactive, drill-down graphics via Web pages. S-PLUS includes a suite of flexible and sophisticated data display techniques to transform quantitative information into easy to understand charts, using multiple tabbed pages. A new Java-based graphics device allows users to export graphs in file formats such as JPEG, TIFF, PNG, PNM, and Windows BMP formats, in addition to live Graphlets."

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