"Today Corel Corporation (Nasdaq:CORL)(TSE:COR.) presented the
worldwide preview of its latest office suite, WordPerfect Office
"The upcoming release will include four tightly integrated core
applications: WordPerfect 10, the award-winning word processor;
Quattro Pro 10, the full-featured spreadsheet; Corel Presentations
10, the powerful slide show program and CorelCENTRAL 10, the
personal information manager."
"Scheduled to be widely available in North America in the
first half of 2001, WordPerfect Office 2002 is a state-of-the-art
office suite built on a tradition of powerful features, effortless
compatibility and time saving innovations which will further
satisfy the way people work with their word processor. The
latest version will allow current and future WordPerfect users to
enjoy their familiar environment while remaining technologically
current and compatible."
"Today's preview demonstrates early evidence of our continued
commitment to develop a suite that addresses our customers'
priorities," said Graham Brown, executive vice-president, business
applications. "As a result of the feedback we've received from our
customers and from the work we've done to date, we believe that
this will be the best upgrade to the applications since the release
of Corel WordPerfect 5.1."