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LinuxPR: VistaSource Unveils Linux Office Solutions - Applixware Version 5.0

Apr 24, 2000, 20:24 (1 Talkback[s])

"Three New Products and Packaging Readied for Retail Expansion."

"VistaSource, a new wholly-owned subsidiary of Applix, Inc. and a leading provider of applications for Linux and UNIX desktops, announced today the official release of the company's three cornerstone products - Applixware Office for Linux v5.0, Words for Linux and Spreadsheets for Linux. The software solutions were introduced today in conjunction with the launch of the new company."

"The primary product in the new line is Applixware Office for Linux, v5.0. This is the company's premier offering and includes Words (a full featured word processor), Graphics (a combined vector and bitmap drawing tool), Presents (for creating presentation slide shows), Spreadsheets (a robust and high performance spreadsheet), Mail (email client) and Data (a graphical relational database). The suite includes an extensive filtering capability which enables document exchange with Microsoft Office 2000, Corel WordPerfect and other file formats. Applixware Office will be sold at an MSRP of U.S. $99."

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