SAN FRANCISCO, May 30 /PRNewswire/ -- Mindjet(R) Corporation today
announced the highly anticipated and immediate availability of the next
generation of its popular visualization software, MindManager(R) 7, along
with its new Project Management Jetpack and online map gallery. The new
MindManager 7 for Windows and Macintosh have received widespread acclaim
for new and improved features that increase effectiveness in managing
information and projects.
MindManager 7 optimizes both individual and team productivity and
delivers quick results to achieve new levels of project and process
improvement, communication and interactions, as well as access to and
management of key information. New enhancements in MindManager Pro 7
include powerful integration capabilities with Microsoft Office products
and easier browsing in a completely redesigned Microsoft Fluent UI with
logically grouped tabs, saved queries and views, new map styles and
galleries for faster formatting, and enhanced ScreenTips. MindManager 7 Mac
offers a powerful new way to select topics with rules, which can be saved
and applied as filters; printing enhancements that allow users to print
large maps across multiple pages and add headers and footers and borders to
printed maps; enhanced import and export capabilities including OPML, HTML,
Text Outline and more.
Excellent Early Acceptance of MindManager 7
MindManager 7 received strong early acceptance during Mindjet's beta
testing phase and early look reviews, and has received over 100 positive
references in articles and blogs for its powerful new features that make it
easier to interact with ideas and information, increase effectiveness, and
"This new version of MindManager Pro 7 reflects a major improvement in
usability. It's far easier to get things done. There are great interface
improvements, the commands and insertions are much easier to locate, and
the program seems really fast and much easier to use. Everything is at hand
when wanted. Using MindManager Pro 6, I was able to prepare the outline for
Design to Sell, my latest book, in about an hour. With MindManager Pro 7,
it would take even less time! I'm really impressed," said Roger C. Parker,
designer, business consultant, and author of 38 books.
"We've listened to our current and prospective customers and have
created MindManager 7 to make it even easier to use and faster to achieve
business benefits and value in their projects, planning, brainstorming, and
communications," said Scott Raskin, CEO of Mindjet.
"MindManager has been one of my essential applications for the last 12
years and I consider it as important to my effectiveness at my job as I do
email, Microsoft Office and the Internet," said Dan Hamilton, an
Information Technology Vice President at Universal Music Group (UMG), the
world's No. 1 music content company. Hamilton uses MindManager Mac for
meeting preparation, management, problem solving, and task management.
Mindjet continues its rapid pace of customer momentum, with over
100,000 downloads of MindManager in the first quarter of this year and a
rate of 20,000 new MindManager users per month.
Pricing and Availability
The English and German language versions of all of the MindManager 7
applications are available immediately. Pricing is as follows: MindManager
Pro 7 US$349, upgrade US$179; MindManager 7 Mac US$129, upgrade US$69;
MindManager Lite 7 US$99. The Project Management Jetpack is available now
in English or German and is free with the purchase of MindManager Pro for a
limited time. Visit www.mindjet.com for more information.
Mindjet makes software that helps people visualize and use information.
Its leading product, MindManager, enables individuals and teams to work
smarter, think creatively, and save time everyday. There are over 880,000
licenses of MindManager used globally by 85 of the Fortune 100 companies
and more than 50 percent of Global 2000 organizations. Mindjet is
headquartered in San Francisco with offices throughout the world and is
backed by the leading international venture capital firms, Investor Growth
Capital, Inc. and 3i. For more information, visit www.mindjet.com