updated 11:30 am EDT, Wed October 11, 2006
MetaCommunications announced that it will showcase its new Workgroups 2006 software suite at this year's Graph Expo show (booth #5131) from October 15-18th in Chicago. Workgroups 2006 is the first all-in-one process and productivity management suite designed for creative, publishing, and prepress professionals, according to the company. The latest iteration includes Job manager 4.0Virtual Ticket 7.0, Digital Storage Manager 2.0, and Approval Manager 1.0. Designed for ease of use, Workgroups 2006 offers full integration with industry standard page layout and graphic tools to facilitate collaboration, automate processes, centralize information, manage workflows, track files, and measure key financial as well as productivity metrics. Workgroups 2006 is a scalable server-based solution capable of accommodating groups from a few users to thousands across multiple locations. The software is simple to deploy, with client access from both Mac OS X and Windows systems. The suite is available with multi-user bundles starting from $5,000.