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Day: August 19, 2002

Summus Partners With FAST to Develop Wireless Search Applications

Summus, Inc. announced it has signed an agreement with Fast Search & Transfer (FAST). Under terms of the agreement, Summus will develop an enhanced multimedia search application for wireless phones utilizing FAST’s technology platform. This new application will provide users with the ability to use their wireless phones to search the Web for a wider variety of multimedia. Users will have the ability to view the items they find through the search including images, and in the future other multimedia, on their wireless phone. Users can store and search content in a personal multimedia storage directory accessible from their wireless phone or their PC. www.fastsearch.com, www.summus.com

Cetara Releases Version 4 of WordShare

Cetara Corporation announced the release of Cetara WordShare version 4. This software, which enables authors to create, manage and share document content in an efficient and consistent manner, integrates seamlessly with Microsoft Word for Windows, providing the authors with the ability to compose, edit and automate documents. Cetara WordShare users generate documents by using common elements referred to as ‘components.’ The users store components containing document content, and their corresponding information, in Microsoft SQL Server or Oracle databases. Using these components as building blocks, a user can quickly produce documents such as contracts, proposals, government and legal documents and loan applications. To download a free trial version of Cetara WordShare, see www.cetara.com/wordshare