On Monday, Canto introduced version 2.0 of its
digital asset management applications Internet Client Pro, a tool for publishing catalogs on the Internet, and Web Publisher Pro, which uses dynamic Web pages to place digital assets on the Internet. Both upgrades add the ability to create dynamic Web pages that allow customers to search for files within Cumulus catalogs, a way to search within category fields, a redesigned user interface and more. The company assures that both also offer compatibility with Web pages created with version 1.0 of the respective applications.
Both tools are also compatible with all Cumulus 6 Workgroup Editions, with Internet Client Pro 2.0 being a component of Cumulus 6 Business Server Solution and Cumulus 6 Enterprise and Web Publisher Pro 2 being a component of Cumulus 6 Publishing Server. Both ship with Tomcat 4.1.30 Web application server and are compatible with Tomcat 5 and other Web application servers. Internet Client Pro 2.0 is US$6,995 while Web Publisher Pro 2.0 is $2,495. Canto asks customers with existing installations to contact the company for upgrade rates, although those with Upgrade Advantage will receive Internet Client Pro 2.0 for free. System requirements call for Mac OS X v10.2 or higher.