Equilibrium DeBabelizer Pro 4.5 LE To Be Bundled with Silicon Graphics Visual Workstations for Windows NT

World Standard Automated Graphics Processor Enhances Silicon Graphics'

New Visual Workstations With Interoperability Solution For Web, Multimedia,

and Print Graphics

Jan 11, 1999, 00:00 ET from Equilibrium

    SAUSALITO, Calif., Jan. 11 /PRNewswire/ -- Equilibrium today announced
 that DeBabelizer Pro 4.5 LE (TM), a new limited edition of the leading
 automated graphics processor for Web, multimedia, and print, will be bundled
 with Silicon Graphics visual workstations for Microsoft Windows NT (TM).  As a
 result, users will have an easy-to-use graphics processing and translation
 solution for integrating the new Silicon Graphics 320 (TM) and Silicon
 Graphics 540 (TM) workstations into existing UNIX and Macintosh
     Equilibrium DeBabelizer Pro 4.5 LE converts and optimizes more than
 100 bitmapped image, animation, and digital video file types, including all
 popular Web formats, SGI Media Player, UNIX, and Macintosh file types.
     "Interoperability is an integral part of our dual-platform strategy," said
 Murali Dharan, vice president of Marketing, Workstation Division at Silicon
 Graphics, Inc.  "Equilibrium DeBabelizer Pro 4.5 LE enables our customers to
 seamlessly integrate their Silicon Graphics visual workstations into their
 multi-platform environments."
     The full version of the product, Equilibrium DeBabelizer Pro 4.5, provides
 robust automated batch processing, scripting and extensive color optimization
 featuring Equilibrium's proprietary SuperPalette (TM) technology.  Silicon
 Graphics intends to resell DeBabelizer Pro 4.5, enabling users to solve volume
 data migration and workflow issues.
     Pricing and Availability
     Equilibrium DeBabelizer Pro 4.5 LE (Limited Edition) for Windows is
 bundled with the Silicon Graphics 320 and Silicon Graphics 540 workstations.
 The Silicon Graphics 320 workstation will ship in February 1999 and has a
 starting price of less than $3,400.  The Silicon Graphics 540 workstation
 will ship in the first quarter of 1999 and has a starting price at less
 than $6,000.   Equilibrium DeBabelizer Pro 4.5 ships at an estimated street
 price of $399.95.  The full version of DeBabelizer Pro 4.5 is available for
 purchase through traditional software distribution channels, including
 Ingram Micro, Tech Data, Digital River, retail dealers, mail order, and is
 anticipated to be available directly from Silicon Graphics.
     About Equilibrium
     Based in Sausalito, California, Equilibrium is the worldwide leader in
 automated graphics processing software. For more information, please visit
     DeBabelizer is a registered trademark of Equilibrium. All other trademarks
 mentioned herein are the property of their respective owners.

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