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Impresa, Portugal’s largest media group, selects WoodWing Elvis DAM to manage its large pool of digital assets across the group

Impresa, Portugal’s largest media group, selects WoodWing Elvis DAM to manage its large pool of digital assets across the group

Zaandam, The Netherlands (August 14, 2014)

Impresa selected Elvis DAM as its new system to efficiently manage its stock of millions of current and legacy media assets and to streamline its photo workflow. WoodWing´s digital asset management system creates a future-proof platform to deal with the company’s rapidly growing file stocks. This is a necessity as the publisher expects growth rates of several million images and other assets every year for its weekly newspaper Expresso, its extensive portfolio of magazines and various digital offerings. Integrated with WoodWing´s multi-channel publishing system Enterprise that Impresa implemented last year, Elvis DAM allows the team to tap the benefits of an integrated publishing and digital asset management environment. Impresa obtained Elvis DAM by leveraging the attractive subscription model offered by WoodWing. The deal was set during WoodWing´s Xperience conference in Lisbon on June 17-18, 2014.

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Renowned WoodWing Xperience Conference arrives in New York City

Renowned WoodWing Xperience Conference arrives in New York City

Zaandam, The Netherlands (August 13, 2014)

On September 10, WoodWing´s Xperience Conference, renowned as a knowledge hub and friendly meeting place for publishing and marketing professionals, arrives in New York City. Under the theme “Reach your Audience,” the free half-day event will present selected strategic content from WoodWing´s main Xperience event, which took place in Lisbon in mid-June. See this page for information about the WoodWing Xperience NYC 2014, including impressions and visitor quotes from the event in Lisbon.

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WoodWing Software appoints Netech as new Elvis DAM partner for North America

WoodWing Software appoints Netech as new Elvis DAM partner for North America

Zaandam, The Netherlands (July 22, 2014)

WoodWing Software (www.woodwing.com), vendor of innovative solutions for multi-channel publishing and digital asset management (DAM), selected Netech (http://netechcorp.com) as an additional U.S. solution partner for its Elvis DAM application. Netech serves customers in business, government, education and health care, making it the perfect partner to support WoodWing's strategy to address various vertical markets. Netech is based in Caledonia, Michigan, and operates eight offices in Michigan, Indiana, Illinois, Ohio and Wisconsin. The company has more than 200 employees, with extensive experience in the areas of network solutions, data center technology, and private clouds.

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Publishers and brands from all over the world meet at the WoodWing Xperience 2014 – strategic keynotes, informative presentations, great networking

Publishers and brands from all over the world meet at the WoodWing Xperience 2014 – strategic keynotes, informative presentations, great networking

Zaandam, The Netherlands (July 3, 2014)

Nearly 230 publishers and marketers as well as WoodWing partners and staff gathered at the WoodWing Xperience 2014 in Lisbon on June 17-18. Under the theme “Publishers become brands, brands become publishers,” industry thought leaders and representatives of publishers and agencies shared their expertise and strategies in multi-channel publishing and digital asset management. Technology experts from WoodWing and the sponsoring partners delivered in-depth know-how and explained the roadmaps of product development.

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WoodWing Software announces version 5 of Elvis DAM, enabling efficient management of up to one billion digital assets

WoodWing Software announces version 5 of Elvis DAM, enabling efficient management of up to one billion digital assets

Zaandam, The Netherlands (June 18, 2014)

At its Xperience conference, WoodWing Software announced version 5 of its digital asset management solution Elvis DAM. With a server architecture that has been entirely rewritten, the new version enables the high-performance management of up to one billion assets. In addition, Elvis DAM 5 will offer new Web client features, a further extended API, as well as deeper integration with popular desktop applications. The new version will become available later this year.

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WoodWing introduces cloud-based publishing process analytics at the Xperience 2014

WoodWing introduces cloud-based publishing process analytics at the Xperience 2014

Zaandam, The Netherlands (June 17, 2014)

At its Xperience conference taking place in Lisbon on June 17-18, WoodWing Software introduced a new product called Enterprise Analytics, with all-new analytics features for its multi-channel publishing system Enterprise. At any time, the cloud-based Enterprise Analytics provides authorized users up-to-date information about the progress of their production processes, enabling them to take timely action whenever needed. Using the Enterprise Analytics Application, multiple visual reports can be accessed about stories and related objects, including articles, layouts, images, audio and video. The real-time reports will also be accessible on the go via tablet devices such as the iPad.

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With Corriere dello Sport and Tuttosport, two out of three sports dailies in Italy are now utilizing WoodWing Enterprise and Elvis DAM

With Corriere dello Sport and Tuttosport, two out of three sports dailies in Italy are now utilizing WoodWing Enterprise and Elvis DAM

Zaandam, The Netherlands (June 3, 2014)

The Italian sports daily Tuttosport now went live with WoodWing Enterprise and Elvis DAM as its new production environment. It's the second out of three sports dailies in Italy that are using WoodWing´s multi-channel publishing and digital asset management solutions. Six weeks ago, Corriere dello Sport switched its production to WoodWing. Both publications migrated from a legacy system in order to modernize and streamline their workflows to create their print, Web, tablet and mobile editions. The implementation of Enterprise and Elvis DAM is part of an almost complete change process, including hardware, software, layout and workflow design.

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WoodWing Enterprise user The American Legion goes live with WoodWing´s digital asset management solution Elvis DAM

WoodWing Enterprise user The American Legion goes live with WoodWing´s digital asset management solution Elvis DAM

Detroit / Ann Arbor, USA (May 15, 2014)

Implemented by WoodWing solution partner Aysling, Elvis DAM now complements The American Legion's installation of WoodWing's multi-channel publishing system Enterprise.

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WoodWing Xperience makes Lisbon a meeting place for publishing and marketing professionals from all over the world

WoodWing Xperience makes Lisbon a meeting place for publishing and marketing professionals from all over the world

Zaandam, The Netherlands (May 8, 2014)

Under the theme "Publishers become brands, and brands become publishers,” the WoodWing Xperience 2014 will take place in Lisbon on June 17-18. The Xperience is WoodWing´s biennial event for publishing and marketing professionals, interested in multi-channel publishing, content marketing and digital asset management.

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WoodWing hires Joye Keller as Channel Manager for U.S. vertical markets

WoodWing hires Joye Keller as Channel Manager for U.S. vertical markets

Zaandam, The Netherlands / Detroit, USA (May 6, 2014)

Formerly of Cisco Systems, Joye Keller has joined WoodWing The Americas as Channel Manager for North America. In this new role, Keller is responsible for expanding the partner network of WoodWing in the U.S. to address multiple vertical markets. The focus will be on WoodWing's digital asset management solution Elvis DAM.

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WoodWing Europe appoints John Cunningham as Country Manager for UK and Ireland

WoodWing Europe appoints John Cunningham as Country Manager for UK and Ireland

Zaandam, The Netherlands (April 30, 2014)

With John Cunningham, WoodWing Europe hired a seasoned publishing expert with extensive experience in the creative and media industry. Leveraging his comprehensive know-how, Cunningham will enable WoodWing to further expand its already strong market position in the UK and Ireland. He will work close to WoodWing´s Solution Partners Media Systems and Evolved Media Solutions, helping them to increase sales of WoodWing´s multi-channel publishing platform Enterprise and the digital asset management solution Elvis DAM. In his new role, Cunningham is also responsible for expanding the partner network of WoodWing in the UK to address multiple vertical markets including retail, tourism, financial, manufacturing, and more.

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WoodWing conducts global Digital Asset Management (DAM) Survey 2014

WoodWing conducts global Digital Asset Management (DAM) Survey 2014

Zaandam, The Netherlands (April 4, 2014)

Although global awareness for the need to manage rapidly growing file collections increases - digital asset management (DAM) is still a mystery for many. With a comprehensive global study across industries, WoodWing will examine both the understanding and expectations with regards to digital asset management. The study is aimed at DAM novices as well as DAM users and administrators. The survey, available here, is open until April 30. All participants have the chance to win a GoPro HERO3+ video camera.

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WoodWing appoints Creative Folks as Diamond Partner in Asia Pacific

WoodWing appoints Creative Folks as Diamond Partner in Asia Pacific

Zaandam, The Netherlands (April 1, 2014)

WoodWing has promoted its Australian Solution Partner Creative Folks to Diamond Partner for its multi-channel publishing system Enterprise. At the same time, Creative Folks was promoted to Platinum Partner for WoodWing's digital asset management solution Elvis DAM. This promotion is based on the tremendous success Creative Folks has achieved in 2013. Among others, the team won Bauer Media Group as a new customer for Enterprise and Elvis DAM. With this promotion, WoodWing also prepares for future growth in the region.

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Multi-national textbook publisher Grupo SM implements WoodWing Enterprise at all sites

Multi-national textbook publisher Grupo SM implements WoodWing Enterprise at all sites

Zaandam, The Netherlands (March 25, 2014)

Grupo SM, a multi-national publisher of textbooks, children's books, dictionaries and more, selected WoodWing´s multi-channel publishing system Enterprise as its first company-wide workflow solution. The group, headquartered in Madrid, Spain, deployed the system in nine countries, including Spain, Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Mexico and Peru. The system enables the publisher to significantly streamline its local and international processes, to establish an efficient workflow, to repurpose content and to pave the way for digital book offerings for tablets.

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WoodWing releases Enterprise 9.2 – WordPress connector and smooth processes

UMI selects WoodWing´s publishing workflow and DAM solutions

Zaandam, The Netherlands (March 13, 2014)

WoodWing Software released version 9.2 of its multi-channel publishing system Enterprise. Via a brand new connector, this release enables the centralized publication of content to WordPress sites. Additional new features ensure even smoother and faster processes in multi-channel publishing environments.

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UMI (Urban Ministries Inc.) selects WoodWing´s publishing workflow and DAM solutions

UMI selects WoodWing´s publishing workflow and DAM solutions

Zaandam, The Netherlands (February 20, 2014)

Based on WoodWing´s multi-channel publishing system Enterprise and the company´s digital asset management solution Elvis DAM, UMI (Urban Ministries Inc.) launched a completely new production and archiving environment. The company, the largest independent African American-owned-and-operated Christian media company in the US, creates book series, newsletters, magazines and more. The implementation of the integrated publishing workflow and DAM solution was carried out by Aysling Digital Media Solutions, one of WoodWing´s solution partners in the US.

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Mizzima in Myanmar speeds up their news flow with WoodWing Enterprise and Elvis DAM

Mizzima in Myanmar speeds up their news flow with WoodWing Enterprise and Elvis DAM

Zaandam, The Netherlands (February 13, 2014)

Gearing up for the strong growth of Myanmar´s media and publishing industry, the Mizzima Media Group selected both WoodWing´s multi-channel publishing system Enterprise and Elvis DAM, WoodWing´s digital asset management solution. The group is the leading multi-channel publisher of news and business content in Myanmar (formerly Burma), serving print and online as well as digital platforms such as Android and Apple iOS. With the decision to employ WoodWing´s integrated publishing and DAM environment, Mizzima increases the efficiency of its publishing processes and paves the way for the quick deployment of new products and business strategies.

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WoodWing Survey “Trends 2014”: Multi-channel top of the agenda – print to survive

WoodWing Survey “Trends 2014”: Multi-channel top of the agenda – print to survive

Zaandam, The Netherlands (January 29, 2014)

A study conducted by WoodWing Software from mid-December to mid-January examined relevant publishing technology trends for 2014. A total of 125 participants – mainly from the Americas, Europe and the Asia-Pacific region – answered four multiple-choice questions about their publishing strategies and the use of social media. The submissions came mainly from newspaper, magazine and corporate publishers as well as advertising agencies and marketing departments.

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WoodWing Enterprise 9.1 – the next steps in multi-channel publishing innovation

WoodWing Enterprise 9.1 – the next steps in multi-channel publishing innovation

Zaandam, The Netherlands (January 9, 2014)

With the release of version 9.1 of its multi-channel publishing system Enterprise, WoodWing continues to further advance easy multi-channel publishing and communication, from creation of content to distribution via various channels. With new options to quickly label content during production and to efficiently tag content destined for the Web, WoodWing addresses issues often seen as problematic and time-consuming. Updated connectors for Facebook and Twitter embed the social media channels fully transparent into daily multi-channel publishing workflows.

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German textbook publisher Cornelsen Schulverlage selects WoodWing Elvis DAM for efficient, highly integrated digital asset management

German textbook publisher Cornelsen Schulverlage selects WoodWing Elvis DAM for efficient, highly integrated digital asset management

Zaandam, The Netherlands (December 12, 2013)

The German textbook publisher Cornelsen Schulverlage, based in Berlin, offers a very comprehensive publishing program. For the safe and efficient management of its very large stock of five million assets – primarily images and PDFs – the publisher selected WoodWing's digital asset management solution Elvis DAM. Unlike other DAM systems, Elvis DAM is not based on a database, but rather uses a powerful search engine ensuring maximum performance even for very large data sets. The user-friendly system can also be easily scaled up to meet increasing demands. Highly integrated with a range of specialized solutions at Cornelsen, Elvis DAM acts as a "production cockpit" in a VMWare environment, ensuring high availability. The sophisticated implementation was completed in just three months.

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At Bookmark Awards 2013: WoodWing client Mail & Guardian wins 3 categories

At Bookmark Awards 2013: WoodWing client Mail & Guardian wins 3 categories

Zaandam, The Netherlands (December 5, 2013)

Best Publisher, Best Editorial Team, Best Tablet Publication – The Mail & Guardian (http://mg.co.za/), a South African publisher, has won three categories at the 2013 Bookmarks Awards. The award, presented for the past six years by the Digital Media and Marketing Association (DMMA) in South Africa, recognizes "excellence in digital". The Mail & Guardian is a long-time user of WoodWing´s multi-channel publishing system Enterprise and also leverages WoodWing´s Digital Publishing Tools for Adobe InDesign. Automated Publishing Services, WoodWing´s partner for Southern Africa, sponsored the Best Tablet Publication category of the Bookmark Awards 2013.

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Impresa, Portugal’s largest media group, selects WoodWing’s publishing system Enterprise

Impresa, Portugal’s largest media group, selects WoodWing’s publishing system Enterprise

Zaandam, The Netherlands (November 6, 2013)

Impresa selected WoodWing’s multi-channel publishing system Enterprise to be the publishing system for its weekly newspaper Expresso, for an extensive portfolio of magazines and for various digital offerings. WoodWing bested two other well-known suppliers to replace Impresa’s legacy publishing solution. The combination of the recognized multi-channel publishing capabilities of Enterprise and its editorial management application Content Station, together with the attractive subscription model offered by WoodWing, made the difference.

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WoodWing Software and Getty Images cooperate to streamline image workflow

WoodWing Software and Getty Images cooperate to streamline image workflow

Zaandam, The Netherlands (October 8, 2013)

WoodWing and Getty Images have worked together to develop a seamless integration of Getty Images’ digital content library and WoodWing´s editorial management application Content Station as part of WoodWing´s multi-channel publishing system Enterprise. With this integration, users of WoodWing Enterprise now have direct access to select, download and procure images from Getty Images’ significant content library.

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WoodWing Software announces version 4.2 of its digital asset management solution Elvis DAM

WoodWing Software announces version 4.2 of its digital asset management solution Elvis DAM

Zaandam, The Netherlands (October 7, 2013)

At the World Publishing Expo taking place in Berlin from October 7-9, WoodWing introduced version 4.2 of Elvis DAM. The update includes a new Web Client and provides various new features to further improve collaboration and increase ease-of-use and efficiency of digital asset management.

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WoodWing Software appoints Roel-Jan Mouw as Chief Executive Officer

WoodWing Software appoints Roel-Jan Mouw as Chief Executive Officer

Zaandam, The Netherlands (October 1, 2013)

Hans Janssen moves into new role as CEO of WoodWing Ventures.

WoodWing Software announced today that it has appointed Roel-Jan Mouw, 41, as Chief Executive Officer effective Oct. 1, 2013. The appointment of Mouw, an international senior executive with solid business acumen and proven track record within the technology and software industry, signals a strong move into the next phase for WoodWing Software.

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WoodWing at World Publishing Expo 2013 – Multi-Channel Publishing Redefined

WoodWing at World Publishing Expo 2013 – Multi-Channel Publishing Redefined

Zaandam, The Netherlands (September 16, 2013)

With the theme of “One For All,”  WoodWing is using the World Publishing Expo, taking place in Berlin from October 7-9, to give the public its first look at version 9 of its multi-channel publishing system Enterprise. This version sets new standards in terms of ease-of-use and efficiency for modern multi-channel publishing. At Booth 310 in Hall 4.2, WoodWing will also present the latest version of its digital asset management system Elvis DAM, tightly integrated with Enterprise. All information about WoodWing´s presence at the expo can be found at ifra.woodwing.com. 

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WoodWing redefines multi-channel publishing with release 9 of Enterprise

WoodWing redefines multi-channel publishing with release 9 of Enterprise

Zaandam, The Netherlands (September 5, 2013)

WoodWing Software released the new version 9 of its multi-channel publishing system Enterprise, including the editorial management application Content Station. Based on broad multi-channel experience, extensive usability testing and reflecting the latest trends in the publishing industry, WoodWing – already the front-runner with multi-channel publishing – made another big leap forward to further simplify modern publishing workflows. 

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WoodWing´s digital asset management solution Elvis DAM goes mobile

WoodWing´s digital asset management solution Elvis DAM goes mobile

Zaandam, The Netherlands (August 15, 2013)

The Elvis Review App enables users of Elvis DAM to leverage the advantages of their DAM solution also on their iPads. WoodWing´s Elvis Review app is designed to search, view, review and approve collections of images, videos and other assets, enabling digital asset management on the go. WoodWing´s digital asset management solution Elvis DAM is going mobile – the Elvis Review app is now available for download in Apple´s App Store. 

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WoodWing reinforces presence and targets new markets in the US – GVM Media Solutions joins WoodWing´s global partner network

WoodWing reinforces presence and targets new markets in the US –  GVM Media Solutions joins WoodWing´s global partner network

Zaandam, The Netherlands (August 8, 2013)

WoodWing Software has signed a partner agreement with GVM Media Solutions in New York. With this agreement, WoodWing is not only expanding its US partner channel geographically. In addition to its expertise with traditional publishers, GVM also brings comprehensive experience with non-traditional publishers such as brands, retailers, catalog producers and more – areas offering promising opportunities for both WoodWing's multi-channel publishing system Enterprise and the digital asset management solution WoodWing Elvis DAM.

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New version 4.1 of WoodWing Elvis DAM scores in IT and language support

New version 4.1 of WoodWing Elvis DAM scores in IT and language support

Zaandam, The Netherlands (July 4, 2013)

WoodWing Software announces the release of version 4.1 of its digital asset management solution Elvis DAM. The new version adds full Linux support and addresses other important IT aspects such as distributed storage. Because Elvis DAM benefits from WoodWing's global network of Authorized Solution Partners, broadening language support is essential – with version 4.1, Elvis DAM is now also available in five major Asian languages.

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WoodWing releases “CC”-compatible version of its productivity plugin Smart Styles

WoodWing Smart Styles

Zaandam, The Netherlands (June 26, 2013)

In addition to compatibility with the new versions of InDesign and InCopy available via the Adobe Creative Cloud, WoodWing Smart Styles CC provides a variety of new features, further improving the productivity in print and digital publishing. Smart Styles CC is offered both as traditional perpetual license and as a monthly subscription, matching the new Adobe CC model.

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WoodWing Holding invests in e-learning software startup SOWISO

WoodWing Holding invests in e-learning software startup SOWISO

Zaandam, The Netherlands (June 24, 2013)

WoodWing Holding, the parent company of WoodWing Software, has invested in SOWISO, a startup software company based in Amsterdam, The Netherlands. SOWISO develops innovative e-learning technology for mathematics and related exact sciences. Its revolutionary cloud-based e-learning platform enables publishers and universities to create intelligent e-learning solutions that fit the education requirements of the digital world. SOWISO is a spin-off company of the Eindhoven University of Technology, which continues to be engaged as a shareholder and mentor.

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WoodWing strengthens its presence in France – new partner, new customers, more events

WoodWing strengthens its presence in France – new partner, new customers, more events

Zaandam, The Netherlands (June 13, 2013)

WoodWing appointed Creative System Engineering (CSE) in Paris as a new Authorized Solution Partner. With the new daily L'Opinion, which launched in mid-May, CSE already acquired an important new customer for WoodWing. The publication is available in print and online as well as on tablets and smartphones. On June 20, Creative System Engineering hosts an event in Paris featuring WoodWing's ​multi-channel publishing system Enterprise and the digital asset management solution WoodWing Elvis DAM.

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WoodWing and 1io announce technology partnership to integrate Elvis DAM and one2edit, for time and cost-efficient production of localized branded collateral

WoodWing and 1io announce technology partnership to integrate Elvis DAM and one2edit, for time and cost-efficient production of localized branded collateral

Zaandam, The Netherlands (June 4, 2013)

WoodWing Software and 1io will integrate Elvis DAM 4.0 with one2edit™ 3.8, allowing global brands and their agencies to control quality, reduce costs and shorten cycle times when creating packaging or print collateral in multiple languages or versions. This integration offers significant ROI for marketing organizations and agencies that execute projects or coordinate product launches across multiple regions or countries.

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WoodWing Software appoints Mark Hoff as Vice President of Marketing

WoodWing Software appoints Mark Hoff as Vice President of Marketing

Zaandam, The Netherlands (May 23, 2013)

With the newly created position of Vice President of Marketing, WoodWing Software continues its global growth and sets the stage for reaching new target groups for its multi-channel publishing system Enterprise and digital asset management solution Elvis DAM. Mark Hoff, WoodWing´s new Vice President of Marketing, will first focus on extending the presence of WoodWing Software in the corporate market.

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WoodWing reinforces its global network of certified Solution Partners for multi-channel publishing and DAM

WoodWing reinforces global network of certified Solution Partners

Zaandam, The Netherlands (May 16, 2013)

During its Partner Summit, which took place from May 13-15 in The Netherlands, WoodWing Software introduced a major update of its global partner program. With this new arrangement, WoodWing strengthens its worldwide network of certified Solution Partners, further increasing customer intimacy and quality of service.

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WoodWing announces new version of its productivity plug-in Smart Styles, offering new features and Adobe Creative Cloud (CC) compatibility

WoodWing Smart Styles

Zaandam, The Netherlands (May 14, 2013)

The upcoming version of WoodWing´s productivity plug-in Smart Styles will offer a variety of new features, further improving the productivity in print and digital publishing. The upgrade also provides compatibility with InDesign CC and InCopy CC, the new versions of InDesign and InCopy available in a subscription model via the Creative Cloud. In the course of the year, WoodWing will also provide a new version of its multi-channel publishing system Enterprise, supporting Adobe Creative Cloud products.

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WoodWing's Elvis DAM tour revealed high interest in Digital Asset Management

Mark Davey at WoodWing's Elvis DAM Tour

Zaandam, The Netherlands (April 30, 2013)

On April 19, WoodWing launched its global tour to promote Elvis DAM as the system of choice for safe and efficient Digital Asset Management. The first year’s tour, which focused on Europe, confirmed the high demand for effective DAM solutions and strategies. Throughout this year, the Elvis DAM tour will visit the US, Asia and Australia.

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WoodWing releases Elvis DAM 4.0 – more speed, Linux support and integration with Content Station to boost efficiency

WoodWing releases Elvis DAM 4.0 - more speed, Linux support and integration with Content Station to boost efficiency

Zaandam, The Netherlands (April 9, 2013)

WoodWing has released version 4.0 of Elvis DAM, its next generation digital asset management solution. The new version features a seamless integration with Content Station – the editorial management application of WoodWing's multi-channel publishing solution Enterprise. Elvis 4.0 offers support for Linux, leverages the latest version of the Lucene search engine, and includes various other improvements for even better performance and usability.

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WoodWing releases Enterprise 8.2 – tight integration with Excel and Elvis DAM

WoodWing Enterprise 8.2 - tight integration with Excel and Elvis DAM

Zaandam, The Netherlands (March 26, 2013)

WoodWing has released version 8.2 of its multi-channel publishing system Enterprise. The new version simplifies direct placement of structured information from Excel files into InDesign layouts and offers a deeper integration with WoodWing´s digital asset management solution Elvis DAM. Based on customer feedback, WoodWing also made further improvements to the user interface for higher usability and productivity.

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WoodWing launches global Elvis DAM Tour to put an end to DAM mysteries.

WoodWing launches global Elvis DAM Tour to put an end to DAM mysteries.

Zaandam, The Netherlands (March 21, 2013)

On April 19, WoodWing Software, supplier of the innovative Digital Asset Management solution Elvis DAM, kicks off its global Elvis DAM Tour. During these free half-day events, attendees gather information about the current status and future of DAM. The program also covers aspects such as efficiency gain with DAM, collaboration improvements and sharing, re-purposing and monetization of digital assets. Special guest Mark Davey – an expert in DAM and President of the DAM Foundation – will cover trends and ROI surrounding DAM.

In its first season, the tour will run through April 25 and includes events in Utrecht, Hamburg and London. Later this year, WoodWing will visit New York, Kuala Lumpur and Sydney. All details and the registration can be found at elvisdamtour.woodwing.com.

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WoodWing's Next Wave Tour in South Africa yielded interesting insights into multi-channel and digital publishing

WoodWing Next Wave Tour in South Africa yielded interesting insights into multi-channel and digital publishing

Zaandam, The Netherlands (March 4, 2013)

The stop of WoodWing´s Next Wave Tour in South Africa on February 21st was a resounding success – 82 visitors from newspaper and magazine publishers as well a corporates attended the event organized by WoodWing and its local partner Automated Publishing Services (APS).

With demonstrations of WoodWing´s multi-channel publishing and digital asset management solutions, the road map for Adobe’s Digital Publishing Suite, case studies from both Media 24 and Mail & Guardian, the event was the perfect platform to discuss the future of Multi-Channel and Digital Publishing.

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Renowned fashion house Bogner creates sophisticated brand magazines using WoodWing Enterprise

Renowned fashion house Bogner creates sophisticated brand magazines using WoodWing Enterprise

Zaandam, The Netherlands (February 18, 2013)

The fashion house Bogner, a globally renowned sport fashion and lifestyle brand, selected WoodWing's multi-channel publishing system Enterprise for the production of its home shopping magazine. Published several times per year with approximately 150 pages, the issues are an attractive combination of editorial content and catalog, introducing the summer and winter collections. Additional smaller publications feature the content of the main issues. Because of the distributed production with the participation of a number of external partners, the workflow is extremely demanding.
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Speeding up development – WoodWing releases Elvis DAM 3.6

Speeding up development – WoodWing releases Elvis DAM 3.6

Zaandam, The Netherlands (January 15, 2013)

The new version of WoodWing´s innovative digital asset management solution Elvis DAM improves the way users can collaborate, share and manage high volumes of digital assets. Elvis DAM 3.6 supports the latest release of WoodWing´s publishing system Enterprise 8.
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WoodWing further strengthens its position in the Americas

WoodWing further strengthens its position in the Americas

Zaandam, The Netherlands (January 14, 2013)

WoodWing Software has consolidated its offices in the Americas and hired Jackie Bedoya as a channel manager exclusively for Latin America to serve the booming Latin American market and to further increase local support for customers and partners.
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WoodWing Enterprise 8.1 simplifies multi-channel publishing

WoodWing Enterprise 8.1 simplifies multi-channel publishing

Zaandam, The Netherlands (January 8, 2013)

WoodWing has released version 8.1 of its publishing system Enterprise, offering further optimizations to multi-channel workflows. Content Station and InDesign have also been integrated more tightly.

Users of WoodWing Enterprise 8.1 and its editorial management application Content Station will benefit from enhanced usability and efficiency. The Content Station multi-channel text editor now features a visual mode that displays various forms of text formatting. Thanks to this, copywriters will get a realistic look at how their articles will appear on the Web or in the final print layout - even when InDesign Server is not being used.
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With 1,600 attendees, WoodWing's Next Wave Tour satisfied tablet information hunger

With 1,600 attendees, WoodWing's Next Wave Tour satisfied tablet information hunger

Zaandam, The Netherlands (December 13, 2012)

Eight stops in Europe, four in the Americas and four in Asia – WoodWing traveled the world with its Next Wave Tour this year. The series of free seminars wrapped up as a huge success. Close to 1,600 attendees in total gathered in-depth information how they can address the next steps in the evolution of digital publishing. Based on the positive feedback from participants and supporting partners, WoodWing will continue to tour the world next year, keeping attendees informed about the latest industry news and product developments.
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American Apparel selects WoodWing Elvis DAM

American Apparel selects WoodWing Elvis DAM

Zaandam, The Netherlands (December 6, 2012)

American Apparel, a leading basics brand for young adults and people of all ages, selected Elvis DAM as its Digital Asset Management solution. The company, known for cutting-edge advertising and product branding, will use WoodWing´s next-generation DAM system to efficiently manage and share its vast number of photographs and other media files.

 

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Visitors of World Publishing Expo 2012 seeking ways to monetize their assets

Visitors of World Publishing Expo 2012 seeking ways to monetize their assets

Zaandam, The Netherlands (November 7, 2012)The World Publishing Expo, which took place October 29-31 in Frankfurt, Germany, once again highlighted the key challenges publishers worldwide need to address – how to control costs in publishing workflows and how to monetize media assets and new channels.

The high number of visitors at WoodWing's booth showed there is huge interest in how WoodWing´s solutions address these issues.

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WoodWing extends Adobe DPS with SmartDPS toolset for InDesign

WoodWing extends Adobe DPS with SmartDPS toolset for InDesign

Zaandam, The Netherlands (October 18, 2012) WoodWing Software today launched a free public beta version of SmartDPS, a toolset for digital designers that sits on top of Adobe DPS (Digital Publishing Suite).

SmartDPS is geared toward designers, agencies and publishers that are creating digital publications on a regular basis. It speeds up the design process by offering easy tools – on top of Adobe DPS – to create popups, nested interactivity, scrollable areas, and many other interactive elements. It does all this without the need for WoodWing’s publishing system Enterprise – SmartDPS plugs directly into Adobe InDesign, using the regular file system.

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WoodWing at IFRA World Publishing Expo 2012 – Monetize your Assets

WoodWing at IFRA World Publishing Expo 2012 – Monetize your Assets

Zaandam, The Netherlands (October 10, 2012) At the World Publishing Expo 2012, taking place in Frankfurt from October 29-31,WoodWing will present its recently acquired digital asset management solution Elvis DAM, integrated with the brand-new version 8 of WoodWing´s multi-channel publishing system Enterprise. At Booth 681, publishers can see how WoodWing enables an efficient, media-rich, multi-channel publishing workflow. 

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WoodWing acquires Dutchsoftware to enter DAM market with Elvis DAM

WoodWing acquires Dutchsoftware to enter DAM market with Elvis DAM

Zaandam, The Netherlands (October 4, 2012) WoodWing Software, supplier of innovative workflow solutions for efficient multi-channel publishing, has acquired Dutchsoftware, a leader in next-generation Digital Asset Management software. 

Dutchsoftware was founded in the year 2000. In 2008, the company started development of Elvis DAM - Digital Asset Management software for brands, publishers and creatives. Dutchsoftware has been recognized as an important emerging player by leading analysts. Elvis DAM has earned praise for its user-friendliness and high performance, making it a pleasure for users to work with. Combined with its flexibility and ease of implementation, Elvis DAM is seen as one of the leading next-generation DAM solutions on the market.

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For its 19 media brands, Mexico’s leading magazine publisher Grupo Expansión uses WoodWing Enterprise

Grupo Expansión uses Enterprise for 19 media brands

Zaandam, The Netherlands (September 27, 2012) With no less than 19 media brands, Grupo Expansión is Mexico’s leading publisher of high-end magazines. In cooperation with OneLatam, a WoodWing Gold Authorized Solution Partner, Grupo Expansión is migrating the production of its monthly and bi-weekly magazines to a workflow based on WoodWing's multi-channel publishing system Enterprise. The transition will be completed by the end of the year.

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WoodWing releases version 8 of its multi-channel publishing system Enterprise

WoodWing releases version 8 of its multi-channel publishing system Enterprise

Zaandam, The Netherlands (September 25, 2012) With this new release, WoodWing once again raises the bar for the efficiency of multi-channel publishing and continues to fine-tune the medium-neutral approach of its publishing system. Version 8 has extended collaboration features, offers content planning enhancements and includes architectural changes for increased performance. The updated architecture also establishes the firm foundation for even quicker development of solutions to address future market-driven requirements.

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WoodWing continues to strengthen its position in the newspaper segment worldwide

WoodWing continues to strengthen its position in the newspaper segment worldwide

Zaandam, The Netherlands (September 10, 2012) WoodWing's multi-channel publishing system, Enterprise, continues to gain acceptance among newspaper publishers worldwide, often replacing proprietary legacy solutions. Enterprise, including the editorial management application Content Station, helps address challenges newspaper publishers are facing, such as reducing costs, granular regionalization, trends as hyperlocal news, and tapping revenue streams in digital publishing.

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Wilmington publishes Drupal-based website using WoodWing's multi-channel publishing system

Wilmington publishes Drupal-based website using WoodWing's multi-channel publishing system

Zaandam, The Netherlands (September 6, 2012) Switching from a proprietary Web publishing system, UK-based publisher Wilmington Business Intelligence now publishes both the printed edition as well as the Web site of its renowned weekly Solicitors Journal in an efficient workflow, based on WoodWing´s multi-channel publishing system.

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WoodWing Software reinforces management team to support continued rapid growth

With the addition of two senior staff members to its management team, WoodWing Software strengthens its product management and software engineering organization.

ZAANDAM, The Netherlands (July 12, 2012) With the appointment of Dennis van Nooij (left) as Vice President of Product Management and Joost Huizinga (right) as Vice President of Engineering, WoodWing Software reinforces its management team to support continued rapid growth.

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Australian daily Herald Sun launches hybrid iPad App, created with WoodWing

Australian daily Herald Sun launches hybrid iPad App, created with WoodWing

ZAANDAM, The Netherlands (July 5, 2012) Australia’s favorite daily newspaper, the Herald Sun, is now available on the iPad. The app offers a best-of-both-worlds approach by offering a mix of live content and designed magazine-style pages. Customers also have direct access to the ePaper editions. The tablet editions are created within a workflow based on WoodWing´s multi-channel publishing system Enterprise and its Digital Publishing Tools.

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Japanese Mainichi Newspaper launches daily mobile edition TAP-i, created with WoodWing

Japanese Mainichi Newspaper launches daily mobile edition TAP-i,  created with WoodWing

ZAANDAM, The Netherlands (June 4, 2012) Available on both iOS and Android tablets and smartphones, TAP-i provides news content from the Mainichi Newspaper, one of Japan's three largest newspapers, and its daily affiliate Sports Nippon Newspaper. With the virtual anchorwoman “i-chan”, TAP-i offers an innovative approach to presenting news in an app. On the iPhone and the iPad, the quality of images, videos and texts benefits from Apple´s Retina Display. Mainichi´s New Media Division creates the daily editions of TAP-i using the WoodWing Enterprise multi-channel publishing system and WoodWing´s Digital Publishing Tools.

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Partnership with Easy Catalog´s 65bit

Partnership with Easy Catalog´s 65bit

ZAANDAM, The Netherlands (May 2, 2012) WoodWing and 65bit have been working together to combine the best of their catalog products. 65bit´s well-known EasyCatalog plug-in for InDesign has been integrated with WoodWing´s multi-channel publishing system Enterprise. EasyCatalog, already the best in class, will be enhanced to offer the unique Smart Catalog features, as well, making this the very best catalog plugin for InDesign. Existing Smart Catalog customers are offered an attractive migration path to EasyCatalog.

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Adobe CS6 Support

Adobe CS6 Support

ZAANDAM, The Netherlands (April 24, 2012) By using the new Adobe Creative Suite 6 in a powerful workflow environment based on WoodWing's multi-channel publishing system Enterprise, publishers will tap unprecedented efficiency for the publication of their content to multiple channels and devices.

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Xperience 2012 Wrap-up

Xperience 2012 Wrap-up

ZAANDAM, The Netherlands (April 3, 2012) Aimed at publishers, the WoodWing community and every professional working in multi-channel and digital publishing, the WoodWing Xperience took place in Amsterdam on March 27-28. The high-profile event attracted more than 300 visitors from all over the globe. With a strong focus on efficiency and monetization for publishing, a number of renowned industry leaders shared their experiences and insights. Adobe, WoodWing and WoodWing partners outlined the future of digital publishing and delivered in-depth product and technology knowledge. WoodWing used the Xperience to offer a sneak peek into SmartDPS Tools, a new product in the field of digital publishing.

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Hearst Magazines Selects WoodWing's Multi-Channel Publishing System Enterprise

Hearst Magazines Selects WoodWing's Multi-Channel Publishing System Enterprise

ZAANDAM, The Netherlands (February 29, 2012) Hearst Magazines, a renowned U.S.-based publisher of such well-known titles as Esquire, Popular Mechanics and O, The Oprah Magazine, has selected WoodWing's Enterprise system as their new multi-channel publishing platform in the U.S., replacing another solution. Hearst works with WoodWing’s Gold Authorized Solution Partner Aysling Digital Media Solutions to extend its digital media capabilities.

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WoodWing Xperience - Information Hub for Publishers

WoodWing Xperience 2012 in Amsterdam - Information hub for publishers

ZAANDAM, The Netherlands (February 27, 2012) On March 27-28, the WoodWing Xperience makes Amsterdam the information hub for the global publishing industry. The WoodWing Xperience helps publishers to gather in-depth knowledge about multi-channel and digital publishing based on WoodWing´s solutions and the Adobe DPS. It also delivers latest information about exciting new and upcoming possibilities. The high-profile speakers list reads like a who’s who of the publishing industry. In addition, WoodWing will announce a brand new product in the field of digital publishing. All information and the registration form can be found at http://xperience.woodwing.com.

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Time Inc.'s "We're On It Project" - Time Inc. uses WoodWing technology to make its entire U.S. portfolio of 21 titles available on tablets

Time Inc.'s "We're On It Project" - Time Inc. uses WoodWing technology to make its entire U.S. portfolio of 21 titles available on tablets

ZAANDAM, The Netherlands (January 26, 2012)WoodWing Software, a leading developer of innovative workflow solutions for cost-efficient multi-channel publishing, today announced that Time Inc. is using WoodWing´s Digital Publishing Solution to publish its entire U.S. portfolio of 21 titles on various tablet platforms, including the iPad, Android and WebOS devices, as well as the NOOK Color and Amazon Kindle.

The list of tablet publications published by Time Inc. now includes all of its renowned media brands. According to Time Inc., its digital magazine and other content apps have been downloaded more than 11 million times. Hundreds of thousands of current print subscribers have upgraded their subscriptions to include the tablet editions at no extra cost, with thousands more being added each week.

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For WoodWing Software, 2011 was a banner year

For WoodWing Software, 2011 was a banner year.

ZAANDAM, The Netherlands (January 16, 2012) The announcement of the Digital Publishing Alliance with Adobe, a growing number of publishers worldwide selecting WoodWing Enterprise as the new multi-channel publishing platform for their print, online and digital publishing efforts, along with a wide range of highly successful events – WoodWing Software adds 2011 as another banner year to its company history.

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Created with WoodWing´s Digital Publishing Tools - Frankfurter Allgemeine Sonntagszeitung now available on the iPad

 Frankfurter Allgemeine Sonntagszeitung auf dem iPad verfügbar

ZAANDAM, The Netherlands (December 15, 2011) A dedicated team adapts all the content of the print edition and supplements it with interactive graphics, images and videos. The team combines the award-winning journalistic quality and credibility of the Frankfurter Allgemeine Sonntagszeitung with the media-rich reading experience of the iPad. The tablet edition is created with WoodWing´s Digital Publishing Tools, leveraging the Digital Publishing Workflow based on WoodWing´s multi-channel publishing system Enterprise – all of which is integrated in the existing editorial environment.

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WoodWing releases Enterprise 7.5 – fully integrated with Adobe Digital Publishing Suite

 WoodWing releases Enterprise 7.5 – fully integrated with Adobe Digital Publishing Suite

ZAANDAM, The Netherlands (December 8,  2011) The latest version of WoodWing’s multi-channel publishing system Enterprise features a tight integration with Adobe Digital Publishing Suite (DPS). The integration enables publishers to take advantage of the workflow benefits offered by Enterprise for the creation of print, tablet and Web editions, while leveraging the Adobe DPS platform to distribute publications to tablet devices. Enterprise 7.5 features a number of other enhancements, in particular of the Content Station multi-channel text editor. Enterprise 7.5 supports the latest version 5.5 of Adobe Creative Suite.

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WoodWing World Tour arrives in Asia − all about multi-channel publishing

 WoodWing World Tour in Kuala Lumpur

ZAANDAM, The Netherlands (November 2,  2011) The participants in this free event on December 8 in Kuala Lumpur will experience through keynote speeches, presentations and case studies how they can master the challenges of modern multi-channel publishing. They will learn how easy it can be to publish content to any channel, including print, Web, mobile and tablets. One of the highlights will be the presentation by Datuk Mustapa Omar, Group Editor of Harian Metro, the first Malay language daily on the iPad. In addition, attendees will get the latest information about the tablet publishing alliance between WoodWing and Adobe Systems.

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Crowd Flocks to WoodWing´s Booth at IFRA 2011 to Experience True Multi-Channel Publishing

WoodWing at IFRA Expo 2011 in Vienna ZAANDAM, The Netherlands (October 20, 2011) WoodWing´s crowded booth at IFRA Expo 2011 proved that more than ever, newspaper and magazine publishers worldwide are interested in solutions to help them efficiently publish to multiple channels. On top of that, WoodWing showed the integration of Adobe Digital Publishing Suite inside the WoodWing Enterprise workflow. At several events parallel to the Expo, current WoodWing customers shared their experience with WoodWing´s multi-channel publishing system Enterprise for their print, Web and tablet publishing workflows.
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WoodWing shows first Integration of Adobe DPS at IFRA Expo 2011

WoodWing and Adobe announce alliance for Tablet publishing

ZAANDAM, The Netherlands (October 11,  2011) A week after the announcement of the tablet publishing alliance between Adobe Systems Inc. and WoodWing Software, a first integration of the Adobe Digital Publishing Suite inside the WoodWing Enterprise workflow is being demoed at IFRA Expo 2011 in Vienna. Visitors can see how Adobe .folio files are created within the WoodWing workflow. WoodWing´s Digital Publishing Tools for InDesign are used to add interactivity, while Content Station is used to export the Adobe .folio file and automatically upload it to the Adobe Distribution Service for download by tablet users. WoodWing expects to have a full integration ready in November 2011.

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Adobe and WoodWing announce Alliance for Tablet Publishing

WoodWing Logo ZAANDAM, The Netherlands (October 3, 2011) WoodWing Software today announced an agreement with Adobe Systems Incorporated to integrate Adobe Digital Publishing Suite into the WoodWing Enterprise Publishing System and solely resell the Enterprise and Professional Editions of Adobe Digital Publishing Suite as a Value Added Reseller.
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