SAUSALITO, Calif., Oct. 1 /PRNewswire/ -- Equilibrium today announced
their participation in Compaq Computer Corporation's Interoperability
Initiative to help customers integrate the Windows NT-based workstations into
existing UNIX and Macintosh environments. Equilibrium's DeBabelizer Pro, the
industry standard for automatically preparing graphics, animations and video
for optimal digital delivery, will help users to access, share and port
graphics files as they transition to the Windows NT platform.
"Equilibrium is proud to be a part of Compaq's interoperability
initiative. The alliance of Equilibrium's automated media integration
solution -- DeBabelizer Pro, and Compaq's dedication to open-systems
computing, is a powerful and exciting combination," said Sean Barger, Chairman
& Founder, Equilibrium.
Using DeBabelizer Pro, designers can focus on their artwork, rather than
on their hardware platform, because Equilibrium's software automatically
imports, processes, optimizes and converts graphic files into virtually any
"Compaq is dedicated to true, open-systems computing, and we understand
the reality of today's mixed computing environments. That's why we've formed
alliances with leading interoperability application vendors such as
Equilibrium to enable the new Compaq Professional Workstation 5100, as well as
the rest of the Workstation product line, to perform in heterogeneous
environments," said Les Crudele, Vice President and General Manager,
Workstation Division, Compaq Computer Corporation.
Based in Sausalito, Calif., Equilibrium is the worldwide leader in
automated processing of graphics, animation and digital video for multimedia,
desktop publishing and online delivery. Equilibrium's current product line
includes DeBabelizer Pro for Windows 95 and NT, Macintosh versions of
DeBabelizer Toolbox, DeBabelizer Lite, ProScripts for the Web and the
DeBabelizer Software Developer's Kit (SDK). DeBabelizer Pro, DeBabelizer
Toolbox and Lite versions can be purchased anywhere graphics software is sold,
or by calling 800-524-8651, while ProScripts and the SDK can be freely
downloaded from www.equilibrium.com.
Compaq Computer Corporation, (NYSE: CPQ) a Fortune 100 company, is the
fifth largest computer company in the world and the largest global supplier of
personal computers, delivering useful innovation through products that connect
people with people and people with information. The company is an industry
leader in environmentally friendly programs and business practices. Compaq is
strategically organized to meet the current and future needs of its customers,
offering Internet and enterprise computing solutions, networking products,
commercial PC products and consumer PCs. As the leader in distributed
enterprise solution, Compaq has shipped over a million servers. In 1996, the
company reported worldwide sales of $18.1 billion. Compaq products are sold
and supported in more than 100 countries through a network of authorized
Compaq marketing partners. Customer support and information about Compaq and
its products can be found at www.compaq.com or by calling 800-OK-COMPAQ.
Product information and reseller locations can be obtained by calling
NOTE: DeBabelizer is a registered trademark of Equilibrium. All other
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