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Enterprise Linux Today: InstallShield with IBM to Simplify Software Installation Across Multiple OSs

Dec 07, 2000, 08:00 (4 Talkback[s])

"New InstallShield Multi-Platform Edition Products Provide Installation Support for Multiple Platforms Including Solaris, Linux, AIX, OS/2, OS/400, and Windows."

"InstallShield Software Corp., the leader in Internet-ready software installation and distribution solutions, today announced a major advancement for software developers targeting IBM and other platforms."

"Immediately available are three new InstallShield Multi-Platform Edition products: InstallShield Express Multi-Platform Edition, InstallShield Professional Multi-Platform Edition, and InstallShield Enterprise Multi-Platform Edition."

"The result of a yearlong co-development relationship with IBM (NYSE: IBM), the highly-anticipated Multi-Platform Edition products (formerly known as InstallShield Java Edition) further extend InstallShields de facto standard installation experience into the multi-platform world. The Multi-Platform Edition products provide developers with the capability to create one powerful and consistent application installation that meets the needs of multiple platforms, including Solaris (SPARC and x86), Linux (Red Hat, Caldera OpenLinux, SuSE Linux, TurboLinux), AIX, OS/2, and Windows. With the release of InstallShield Enterprise Multi-Platform Edition, InstallShield now also offers support for OS/400."

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