SOURCE: Actify Inc.

December 20, 2006 08:00 ET

Actify Ships SpinFire Professional 8.1 Along With an Italian Language Version and Several Updated Importers

New Memory Enhancement Helps Improve Performance Capabilities

SAN FRANCISCO, CA -- (MARKET WIRE) -- December 20, 2006 -- Actify Inc., the global leader in digital design communication solutions for the automotive, aerospace, industrial automation and discrete manufacturing industries, announced today that SpinFire Professional 8.1 is now available, which includes an Italian language version, along with seven updated importers: Pro/E, UG, Catia V4, Catia V5, Parasolid, STEP, and I-DEAS. By adding an Italian language version to the already extensive list of language versions, SpinFire Professional 8.1 allows users world wide to have instant access to complete and accurate design data. SpinFire Professional 8.1 also features a memory optimization enhancement when loading Native CAD files, which considerably enhances its performance. Users can now load very large assemblies in a fraction of the time previously required.

"As Actify's authorized distributor for Italy, we are very happy to see the release of SpinFire Professional in an Italian language version," said Fabrizio Pasquero, President of Achelon Software House. "Italy holds a significant position in this market for digital design communications and with this language release our customers can take full advantage of the SpinFire Professional product. Not only is the language release important, but the enhanced memory optimization capability when loading large and complex assemblies that is available in 8.1 adds tremendous value and improved performance to this already outstanding product."

The release of SpinFire Professional 8.1 features a memory improvement when loading Native CAD files, considerably improving SpinFire Professional's performance. For this improvement to be effective, several major importers are also being re-released:

--  Pro/E
--  UG
--  Catia V4
--  Catia V5
--  Parasolid
--  STEP
--  I-DEAS
    
About Actify Inc.

Actify Inc. is a privately held, award-winning global leader of digital design communication solutions with customer companies throughout the automotive, aerospace, industrial automation, and discrete manufacturing industries. The Actify Suite of Products is sold through authorized distributors and Value Added Resellers in North America, Europe and Asia Pacific. Actify is headquartered in San Francisco, California. For more information please visit www.actify.com or call 415.227.3800.

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