Corel Corporation on Thursday unveiled Corel Smart Graphics
Studio, a development platform designed to speed and simplify
the creation of smart graphics, a new form of graphic-rich
in 1985, Corel specialises in content creation tools,
business process management and XML-enabled enterprise
solutions. The company is headquartered in Ottawa, Canada.
company press release said these solutions transform XML
and legacy data into dynamic and interactive graphics,
allowing organisations to send information in a graphic
format to virtually any device, anywhere.
new platform reduces the cost and complexity of building
and delivering smart graphics solutions. Its solutions
do not depend on proprietary technology, so they can be
used with existing tools and infrastructure. It allows
Web designers and developers to keep the graphical, functional
and data components of an application separate.
LeGrow, executive vice-president of new ventures at Corel
Corporation, said: Our Studio will help Web designers
and developers bridge the gap between Web services, data
and the end user.
is currently partnering with solution providers and early
adopters including Ford Motor Company to pilot and enhance
the design and capabilities of Corel Smart Graphics Studio.
Smart Graphics Studio includes the following:
Corel Developer SG, which enables the creation
of complete interfaces that include dynamic behaviors
and data-driven elements. It provides a WYSIWYG (what
you see is what you get) environment to produce complex
Server SG, a platform for the execution of smart graphics
applications, transforming data into interactive graphics.