Ecosystems Releases Version 1.5 Of Its XML Management Software

Ecosystems Releases Version 1.5 Of Its Advanced XML Content
Management Software 
Business Users Can Now Utilize The Power Of XML To Simplify Their
Document Publishing And Collaboration Requirements 
NEW YORK, NY -- (INTERNET WIRE) -- 10/11/01 -- Ecosystems, providers
of the most advanced Single Source XML publishing tool, today
announced the release of The Environment, version 1.5 the latest
edition of its content collaboration software. The software,
available immediately, offers new functionality to improve
document-publishing capabilities and enable expanded content
collaboration across the enterprise. 
The Environment's new user experience simplifies the process of
building documents from compound components that can be found in any
content repository, thus creating a virtual single source
representation of an organization. "The Environment is an authoring
tool for the author," says David Walske, content management
consultant at Symantec. 
Using Ecosystems core technology, LiveOutline, release 1.5 of the
Environment captures, represents and changes how information evolves
as part of the publishing process. Modifying both the legacy content
management system and today's business processes with a user friendly
graphical experience that Seybold publications says "sets a new user
interface standard among high-end, component based,
content-management systems in reference and textbook editorial
settings." 
Release 1.5 of the Environment extends the current application by
offering key new features that provide improved speed and accuracy,
reduced cost of learning, and reduced cost of operations," says
Robert Reich Ecosystems CEO. 
Key New Features with version 1.5 include: 
Our new Workspace technology enables compound documents to be created
from the top-down and the bottom up, decreasing production-developed
times by as much 80% 
Our new Directed Graph technology uses a non-Euclidean Geometry called
hyperbolic geometry to represent the information and attributes of
the system. This powerful visualization tool allows your company to
experience the data instead of clicking around it 
Our new similarity engine makes it easier then ever to find related
information within large complex datasets 
"The Environment is based on an appreciation of how workgroups work and
addresses many of the practical issues that content creators deal
with day to day." Peter Dykstra, Best Practices A Publication of The
Center For Information-Development Management. 
About Ecosystems 
Ecosystems Design, Inc., creates and manages XML data through an
innovative, intuitive graphical interface. The company has developed
a unique and innovative software technology platform that can be used
to manage hierarchical data. 
The company has a worldwide presence with partners in key markets and
customers ranging from high technology to publishing. Customers
include Honeywell (NYSE: HON) Sun Microsystems (NASDAQ: SUNW),
LexisNexis a division of Reed Elsevier plc (NYSE: ENL) and Pearson
Education (NASDAQ: PSO). 
Contact: Carin, Ecosystems Design
Phone: 212-929-4402
Email: carin@eco-oline.com 
Provider ID: 01032923