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Cortona3D launches the Cortona3D Viewer for Java, a powerful tool for the creation of cross-platform 3D viewers

14 October 2013
Cortona3D launches the Cortona3D Viewer for Java, a programming interface for the creation of cross-platform 3D viewers. This solution is targeted at a wide range of Java-supporting operating systems including Windows, Linux and Mac OS X. The Cortona3D Viewer for Java enables cross-platform viewing of 3D data in VRML97 format including 3D...
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Cortona3D announces the RapidAuthor integration with Teamcenter Manufacturing and new possibilities of data update

2 September 2013
Cortona3D announces the release of RapidAuthor 7.1. The latest version is integrated with Teamcenter Manufacturing what brings significant improvements in the work instruction creation and update process. RapidAuthor 7.1 also introduces DPL data update for parts catalogs and expands existing 2D images update. The integration of RapidAuthor and...
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Cortona3D Launches RapidAuthor Integration to SolidEdge

26 June 2013
Cortona3D, proven leader in 3D driven technical authoring software, announces the release of their new SolidEdge Integration. Available in RapidAuthor v7.0, this latest integration allows SolidEdge users to generate Parts Catalogs, Manuals or Assembly Work Instructions at the push of a button. Cortona3D’s RapidAuthor - SolidEdge Integration...
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Cortona3D releases RapidAuthor 6.3

15 November 2012
Cortona3D massively expands its Rapid Products family by adding two new products – RapidDeveloper and Cortona2D Editor Pro and releasing the latest version of their leading technical authoring software RapidAuthor 6.3. RapidDeveloper is a complementary product to Cortona3D’s RapidAuthor tools. It enables RapidAuthor users to customise the data...
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Cortona3D releases RapidAuthor 6.2

3 July 2012
Cortona3D releases a new version of its leading authoring suite for creating technical publications. RapidAuthor v 6.2 will support the import and manipulation of Product and Manufacturing Information metadata both on the part level and assembly level. Companies are increasingly replacing Engineering Drawings with 3D Model Based Design. This...
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Cortona3D releases RapidAuthor 6.1 with a new powerful 2D illustration editor.

16 December 2011
Cortona3D releases a new version of its leading authoring tool for creating technical publications. RapidAuthor v 6.1 includes a new integrated editor for 2D graphics and illustrations that will enable authors and illustrators to edit legacy graphics or 2D graphics auto-generated in RapidAuthor. This further extends the RapidAuthor vision as a...
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Cortona3D launches Сortona3D Viewer for iOS

10 October 2011
Cortona3D, proven leader in 3D driven technical authoring software, announces the release of Cortona3D Viewer for iOS platform. With the new viewer, the users will always have an up-to-date operational documentation in place, both in the office or in the field. The Cortona3D Viewer for iOS is the perfect complement to the RapidAuthor tools....
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Cortona3D and the European Space Agency team up to design and develop an authoring environment that can build 3D interactive procedures

27 July 2011
Cortona3D and The European Space Agency have teamed up to design and develop an authoring environment that can build 3D interactive procedures The European Space Agency (ESA) heads all major European space activities, including cooperation to build and operate the International Space Station. Fail-safe astronaut training for the Automatic...
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Cortona3D launches RapidAuthor 6.0 A single suite of tools for all Support Documentation: Manuals, Parts Catalogs, Training Materials and Assembly Instructions

13 April 2011
Cortona3D RapidAuthor Further Enhances the Production of 3D Technical Documentation and Allows Users to Quickly Respond to Design Changes, Deliver Higher Quality output, and all at lower cost. Dublin, Ireland, 14 April, 2011 – Cortona3D, proven leader in 3D driven technical authoring software, announces the release of Cortona3D RapidAuthor...
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Cortona3D Partners with Solid Applications Ltd to jointly deliver cost-effective 3D Publication solutions to the British PLM Market

26 January 2011
Cortona3D, proven leader in 3D visual communication and publishing software, today announced the completion of a reseller agreement with Solid Applications Ltd in the UK. Solid Applications will represent the Cortona3D RapidTools to the British Aerospace & Defense, Industrial, Electronics & High Tech, Automotive and other industries....
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Cortona3D selects TATA Technologies to provide improved 3D Technical Authoring and Documentation to the US Market

10 October 2010
Cortona3D, proven leader in 3D visual communication and publishing software, is pleased to announce a partnership with TATA Technologies an Engineering Services Outsourcing (ESO) company in the USA. The goal of this partnership is to provide end users with the ability to create interactive technical publications and automate the delivery of...
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Cortona3D Partners with PRION to deliver cost-effective 3D Publications to the German Market

30 August 2010
Cortona3D, a proven leader in 3D visual communication and publishing software, today announced the completion of a reseller agreement with PRION GmbH PLM & IT Solutions to represent its products to the DACH PLM market. PRION has been delivering comprehensive, business driven PLM solutions for demanding customers in Machinery, Automotive,...
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Cortona3D teams up with LMGi to provide cost-effective 3D Publications to US Market

8 August 2010
Cortona3D, proven leader in 3D visual communication and publishing software, is pleased to announce a partnership with LMGi a US based Visual Technology Services, 3D Visualization and Technical Publishing company. The goal of this partnership is to provide end users with the ability to reuse their existing 3D CAD assets, to create interactive...
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EMDM INC. Selects Cortona3D To Provide Interactive 3D Parts Catalogs

8 August 2010
Cortona3D today announced that EMDM Inc has selected Cortona3D RapidCatalog to upgrade their parts catalogue function and deliver increased usability for customers searching, selecting and ordering spare parts. EMDM were facing the challenge of providing one of their customers with an interactive parts catalogue solution with the ability to...
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Cortona3D Announces Partnership with Xyltus Delivering Improved 3D Technical Authoring to the Pakistani Market

21 July 2010
Cortona3D, proven leader in 3D visual communication and publishing software has formed a Partnership with Xyltus to provide the Cortona3D Rapid Tools to the manufacturing sector in Pakistan. Xyltus specializes in providing consultancy services for embedded system applications, Engineering solutions and custom software applications & web...
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Cortona3D Partners with Diginext to deliver cost-effective 3D Publications to the French Market

21 July 2010
Cortona3D, proven leader in 3D visual communication and publishing software, today announced the completion of a reseller agreement with DIGINEXT (CS Group Company) to represent its products to the French aeronautical, defence, space, energy and transport markets. DIGINEXT specializes in providing innovative products and integrated systems...
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Cortona3D Announces Partnership with CORENA Delivering Improved S1000D Compliant Technical Authoring to Customers

20 June 2010
Document management and system integration provider CORENA partners with Cortona3D to deliver and manage S1000D compliant parts catalogs, eLearning materials, training manuals and more. Cortona3D has now established a partnership with CORENA, which allows our joint customers to take advantage of the technologies of the two companies. As a...
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Cortona3D and Shufra to jointly deliver cutting-edge technical publication solutions to aerospace and defense markets worldwide

17 May 2010
Cortona3D today signed a partnership agreement with Shufra to represent its products globally to the aerospace, defense and manufacturing markets. Shufra specializes in software, training, consultancy and implementation services to help companies worldwide optimize their documentation creation and management processes and comply with...
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Accurate Documentation From 3D CAD Designs With Improved Authoring Tools

7 September 2009
Cortona3D Rapid Authoring Tools Enhanced and Extended Enabling Faster Production of Accurate 3D Technical Documentation Cortona3D, proven leader in 3D technical authoring software, announces the latest release of the Cortona3D Rapid tools range. Allowing users to speed the process and reduce the costs of after-sale documentation production, the...
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Cortona3D releases new version of its leading Viewer – version 6.0 now available

24 June 2009
We are pleased to announce that Cortona3D (formerly ParallelGraphics) has just released an upgrade to the market leading Cortona3D Viewer – version 6.0 is now available and offers a range of new powerful features. What’s New in v. 6.0 Unicode support: full support for UTF-8 in VRML Support for Mozilla Firefox 3.0 and Google Chrome Improved...
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Cortona3D Ties-up with HCL Infosystems to offer Indian OEMs cost-effective 3D Tech. Pubs.

25 November 2008
Cortona3D today announced that it has signed a new value-added reseller (VAR) agreement with HCL Infosystems. India's leading System Integration and Infrastructure Management Services Organization, HCL Infosystems is now authorized to sell and implement Cortona3D software from Cortona3D and serve as the primary line of support to customers in...
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A Next Generation of the Cortona3D Rapid Product Range and Viewer is Released

19 November 2008
Cortona3D today announced the latest release of the Cortona3D Rapid Product range and the Cortona3D viewer. The Cortona3D software gives OEMs the ability to provide more efficient and effective equipment life cycle support, such as Electronic Spare Parts Catalogs (EPC) / Online Interactive Parts Catalogues, Interactive Electronic Technical...
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Transportation Manufacturer 'Nipponia' leads the industry with online interactive 3D spare parts

4 November 2008
Global standardization of spares’ specifications and fast, foolproof parts selection and ordering is crucial to ensure longevity, worldwide user respect and the rapid growth of a global dealer network to achieve Nipponia’s motto of “One World, One Brand.” Cortona3D today announced that Nipponia, a worldwide motorcycle and scooter manufacturer...
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Cortona3D wins 1st Chinese customer through partnership with Top VAR

6 April 2008
AVIC 611 is the first Chinese manufacturer to deploy Cortona3D ‘Visual Know-How’ software to create better parts catalogs and training faster and more cost effectively. Cortona3D, the proven leader in 3D product communication (‘Visual Know-How’) and documentation software to global equipment manufacturers (OEMs), today announced that AV1C 611,...
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Major US Manufacturer Produces Technical Publications at One Eighth of Previous Cost with Cortona3D

3 March 2008
Next generation product support resources: Illustrated Parts Catalog, Computer Based Training Modules, Illustrated Tool & Equipment Manual and Systems Description - WOW its customers and give them huge productivity gains Cortona3D, the proven leader in 3D ‘Visual Know-How’ software to global OEMs, today announced the massive cost savings of...
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ESA Astronauts are Launched into Orbit with Interactive 3D eLearning from Cortona3D

19 February 2008
‘Visual Know-How’ tool will save time and mistakes, in an environment where errors cost lives. Days before the launch of the first ATV 'Jules Verne' into orbit, Cortona3D, the global leader in interactive 3D visual communication for Equipment Maintenance & Training, announced that its cutting edge software is that chosen by the European...
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Cortona3D adds support for JT™ Open

12 February 2008
Extends Industry leading support of 3D formats by joining the JT Open Program Cortona3D, the proven leader in 3D ‘Visual Know-How’ software to global OEMs, today announced new support for the JT data format and membership in the JT Open Program. The JT Open Program is a global community of leading manufacturers, PLM vendors, and academic...
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Cortona3D teams with 4DConcept as Official Distributor of its Cortona3D software in France

7 October 2007
Creating next-generation 3D after-sales materials from CAD PLM data Cortona3D, the international leader in 3D Visual Communication for Product Documentation, Training and After Sales materials, today announces a new VAR partnership with the French company 4Dconcept, which specializes in document engineering and text and graphic content...
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Cortona3D extends and re-brands its Virtual Manuals Products Range

29 January 2007
Cortona3D extends its range and brings all of its products together under the Cortona3D brand Cortona3D, the leader in the provision of interactive 3D visual communication for Product Maintenance & Training, today announced the extension and renaming of its 'Virtual Manual' products under the Cortona3D brand. This move is taken to leverage...
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A Next Generation of the Cortona3D Viewer is Released

4 October 2006
The Cortona3D viewer has been playing multiple roles in the development of organizations' technologies. Initially designed as an interactive 3D plug-in for Internet browsers, the Cortona3D viewer soon surpassed these requirements and became a powerful 3D visualization tool, now incorporated in all Cortona3D authoring tools in various business...
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