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Portland Portals Provides Metadot Business Edition and Services to Vigo County School District

Tuesday, July 25th, 2006

Portland, Oregon, USA – July 24, 2006 – Portland Portals (www.portlandportals.us) is supplying the Metadot Business Editions and Training classes in both administration and site management to the Vigo County School Corporation.

The Vigo County School Corporation, (http://www.vigoco.k12.in.us/index2.sh), is located in Terre Haute, IN and has 29 primary, secondary and high schools within its borders.

The Metadot Business Edition includes one year of login support, to ensure your portal is up and running 24 hours a day. Free installation on the Linux OS and regular updates to the Metadot Business Edition are included in the total price. Additional Metadot gizmos (Features) come with the Metadot Business Edition, including an SQL Query gizmo, an opt-in newsletter gizmo, and a fully customizable survey gizmo to gauge your customer satisfaction and other queries directly to your own defined audience.

Portland Portals is also supplying the 2 hour administrator and 3 hour site manager classes to their faculty. Vigo School Corporation will learn the basics of administering the Metadot Portal, user and group privileges, and how to include content in their new Business Edition Portal.

The Metadot Portal Server is an open source intranet extranet solution, perfect for small and medium sized companies wishing to share information across the Internet with members, vendors, clients, friends, family, the public, whomever you’d like to share and exchange information with.

Using group and user privileges to control the viewing, editing, and other actions of objects on your website, your users can be given control of either their own area, or content delivered to their specific audience. Features include discussion groups, calendars, version controlled documents, file downloads, links, FAQ’s, images, all of the important features to share the organization’s online experience securely with your users.

Portland Portals also offers low cost shared Metadot Hosting solutions, hosting on standard Internet hardware, high speed servers for large organizations, Metadot firewall and Metadot backup solutions, everything you need to have your own Metadot Portal.

About Portland Portals
Portland Portals (www.portlandportals.us), is an Authorized Metadot Reseller and provides installation, hosting, configuration, skins and maintenance contracts for project, departmental, or corporate intranets and extranets, allowing businesses to share confidential information securely with both internal and external staff, affiliates, vendors, customers, etc.

Contact Information

Portland Portals
12042 SE Sunnyside Rd.
Suite 591
Clackamas, OR 97015
Email: press@portlandportals.us
1-800-975-4223

iCADsales.com Releases progeCAD 2006 Professional, version 6.1.9

Tuesday, July 25th, 2006

Portland, Oregon, USA – July 24, 2006 – iCADsales.com announced today an update to progeCAD® 2006 Professional, increasing supported features and compatibility.

Improvements include multiple copy printing and plotting, three times the resolution of Enhanced Metafiles (EMF), improved hyperlink discovery on objects, enhanced support for True Type fonts, and an improved drawing explorer with multiple selection options.

In addition, progeCAD 2006 Professional has new redlining and markup capabilities. progeCAD also supports redlining and markup when defined within the progeCAD Viewer DWG, allowing reviewed drawings to be submitted back to designers, with the added redline information available within progeCAD. This provides less software expense for the DWG drawing review and editing process.

iCADsales.com also offers progeARC 2006, architectural design software based on the ArchT design engine, and progeMEC 2006, for mechanical design tasks. See our list of Authorized Resellers to obtain your own progeSOFT evaluation software.

About iCADsales.com
ICADSales.com (http://www.icadsales.com) provides a central location for IntelliCAD 6 Computer Aided Design Software including free evaluation downloads, Support, Discussions, Books, and also sponsors a CAD Industry news aggregator.

ProgeCAD is either a registered trademark or trademark of ProgeSOFT, in the USA and/or other countries. IntelliCAD is a registered trademark or trademark of the IntelliCAD Technology Consortium in the USA and/or other countries. AutoCAD, and AutoLISP are either registered trademarks or trademarks of Autodesk, Inc., in the USA and/or other countries. All other brand names, product names, or trademarks belong to their respective holders.

Contact Information

iCADsales.com
12042 SE Sunnyside Rd.
Suite 591
Clackamas, OR 97015
USA
Email: press@progesoft.us
+1-503-975-iCAD

progeSOFT.US Offers “Free for Schools” Program in North America

Tuesday, July 25th, 2006

portland, Oregon, USA – July 24, 2006 – progeSOFT.US has announced the “Free for Schools” program, donating progeCAD 2006 Professional to any educational institution in North America.

Educational Institutions, such as elementary, secondary and high schools, technical colleges, community colleges, city colleges, private colleges, and universities can include progeCAD 2006 Professional within their CAD curriculum and CAD design labs. The “Free for Schools” program also allows students to use progeCAD 2006 Professional at home for non-professional use.

ProgeCAD software supports the AutoCAD® DWG design file format, from version 2.5 through 2006, plus support for AutoCAD menus, scripts, blocks, and AutoLISP®.

ProgeCAD 2006 Professional includes the ALE block manager, including 10,000 blocks and symbols, ACIS solid modeling, raster image support, advanced rendering with materials, and a unique set of tools that only ProgeSOFT offers.

Educational Institutions may apply for the “Free for Schools” program at our website, http://www.progesoft.us, by selecting the “Free for Schools” link and completely filling out the application form.

progeSOFT also offers progeARC 2006, architectural design software based on the ArchT design engine, progeMEC 2006, for mechanical design tasks, and the progeCAD Viewer DWG, for markup, review, and plotting of DWG files. See our list of Authorized Resellers to for your own commercial use progeSOFT software.

About progeSOFT
progeSOFT, (http://www.progesoft.com), a founding member of the IntelliCAD Technology Consortium Board of Directors, has been specializing in CAD for the last 20 years and develops CAD products for the general, mechanical and architectural industries.

About progeSOFT.US
progeSOFT.US, (http://www.progesoft.us), is the North American distributor for progeSOFT IntelliCAD software and provides marketing, sales and support for United States progeSOFT resellers.

progeCAD is either a registered trademark or trademark of progeSOFT, in the USA and/or other countries. IntelliCAD is a registered trademark or trademark of the IntelliCAD Technology Consortium in the USA and/or other countries. AutoCAD, and AutoLISP are either registered trademarks or trademarks of Autodesk, Inc., in the USA and/or other countries. All other brand names, product names, or trademarks belong to their respective holders.

Contact Information

progeSOFT.US
12042 SE Sunnyside Rd.
Suite 591
Clackamas, OR 97015
USA
Email: press@progesoft.us
+1 503-715-1467

progeSOFT Releases progeCAD 2006 Professional, version 6.1.9

Monday, July 10th, 2006

Como, Italy – July 7, 2006 – progeSOFT announced today an update to progeCAD® 2006 Professional, increasing supported features and compatibility.

Improvements include multiple copy printing and plotting, three times the resolution of Enhanced Metafiles (EMF), improved hyperlink discovery on objects, enhanced support for True Type fonts, and an improved drawing explorer with multiple selection options.

In addition, progeCAD 2006 Professional has new redlining and markup capabilities. progeCAD also supports redlining and markup contained within the progeCAD Viewer DWG, allowing reviewed drawings to be submitted back to designers, with the added redline information available within progeCAD. This provides less software expense for the DWG drawing review and editing process.

progeSOFT also offers progeARC 2006, architectural design software based on the ArchT design engine, and progeMEC 2006, for mechanical design tasks. See our list of Authorized Resellers to obtain your own progeSOFT evaluation software.

About progeSOFT
progeSOFT, (http://www.progesoft.com), a founding member of the IntelliCAD Technology Consortium Board of Directors, has been specializing in CAD for the last 20 years and develops CAD products for the general, mechanical and architectural industries.

About progeSOFT.US
progeSOFT.US, (http://www.progesoft.us), is the North American distributor for progeSOFT IntelliCAD software and provides marketing, sales and support for United States progeSOFT resellers.

progeCAD is either a registered trademark or trademark of progeSOFT, in the USA and/or other countries. IntelliCAD is a registered trademark or trademark of the IntelliCAD Technology Consortium in the USA and/or other countries. AutoCAD, and AutoLISP are either registered trademarks or trademarks of Autodesk, Inc., in the USA and/or other countries. All other brand names, product names, or trademarks belong to their respective holders.

Contact Information

progeSOFT.US
12042 SE Sunnyside Rd.
Suite 591
Clackamas, OR 97015
USA
Email: press@progesoft.us
+1-503-715-1467

progeSOFT
Pzza Cavour, 27
22100
Como Italy
Email: press@progesoft.com

ProgeSOFT Announces Redlining Features in the progeCAD Viewer DWG, version 6.1.9

Thursday, July 6th, 2006

Como, Italy – July 6, 2006 – ProgeSOFT announced today an update to the ProgeCAD® Viewer DWG, based on the IntelliCAD® 6.1 CAD Engine, including redlining and markup.

In addition to viewing and plotting AutoCAD® based DWG files, supporting versions 2.5 – 2006, users of the progeCAD Viewer DWG can now review, measure and mark up their drawings using new redline and markup capabilities.

The  progeCAD Viewer DWG  includes  rendering  with  materials as well as  support  for  customization  through  COM.  Menus  can  also  be  customized  using  the  standard  .MNU  menu  macros.

“Adding redline review and markup tools has made the progeCAD Viewer DWG a low cost method those responsible for checking drawings can use in the design process, without requiring a full blown CAD system”, said Damiano Croci, progeSOFT s.a.s. “By including the viewer DWG and progeCAD 2006 Professional in their design software arsenal, companies can perform the same tasks as software costing ten times more.”

ProgeSOFT also offers progeCAD 2006 Professional, the AutoCAD compatible CAD software, progeARC 2006, architectural design software based on the ArchT design engine, and progeMEC 2006, for mechanical design tasks. See our list of Authorized Resellers to obtain your own ProgeSOFT evaluation software.

About ProgeSOFT
ProgeSOFT, (http://www.progesoft.com), a founding member of the IntelliCAD Technology Consortium Board of Directors, has been specializing in CAD for the last 20 years and develops CAD products for the general, mechanical and architectural industries.

About ProgeSOFT.US
ProgeSOFT.US, (http://www.progesoft.us), is the North American distributor for ProgeSOFT IntelliCAD software and provides marketing, sales and support for United States ProgeSOFT resellers.

ProgeCAD is either a registered trademark or trademark of ProgeSOFT, in the USA and/or other countries. IntelliCAD is a registered trademark or trademark of the IntelliCAD Technology Consortium in the USA and/or other countries. AutoCAD, and AutoLISP are either registered trademarks or trademarks of Autodesk, Inc., in the USA and/or other countries. All other brand names, product names, or trademarks belong to their respective holders.

Contact Information

ProgeSOFT.US
12042 SE Sunnyside Rd.
Suite 591
Clackamas, OR 97015
USA
Email: press@progesoft.us
+1-503-715-1467