December 30, 2009 in Publishing (E)
[prMac.com] Toronto (ON), Canada - Zevrix Solutions today announces the release of ArtOptimizer 2.3.1, an update to its workflow automation solution for Adobe Illustrator. ArtOptimizer eliminates the excess image data of document links and performs essential image adjustments, thereby significantly reducing the size of Illustrator job and reducing output time and production costs.
In order to eliminate excess image data, ArtOptimizer automatically scales the images in Photoshop to match their dimensions in Illustrator, changes resolution according to the target resolution specified, and reimports images to Illustrator at 100%. As a result, the size of Illustrator job can be reduced dramatically - some jobs can shrink in size by half and more.
In addition, ArtOptimizer can automatically convert image colors, apply sharpening filters, merge and delete layers, and run Photoshop Actions during processing. ArtOptimizer benefits the workflows of service providers, printers, ad agencies and publishing houses by automating complex tasks and letting users achieve more with minimal resources:
* Save gigabytes of disk space
* Accelerate document output to printer and PDF
* Save endless hours - and even days - of manually optimizing image size, resolution and formats
* Save valuable time transferring jobs to outside sources
* Cut costs through faster processing
The new version addresses a critical issue that could prevent ArtOptimizer from processing files on certain systems. This update is recommended to all users. ArtOptimizer, as well as all other Zevrix products, can be purchased with 20% New Year Sale discount till January 4.
Pricing and Availability:
ArtOptimizer 2.3.1 can be purchased from the Zevrix Solutions web site with 20% New Year Sale discount for $103.96 (USD), as well as from authorized resellers. Demo is also available for download. ArtOptimizer is available for Mac OS X 10.4.2-10.6, a Universal Binary, and works with Adobe Illustrator CS-CS4.
Located in Toronto, Canada, Zevrix Solutions provides automation and productivity solutions for Adobe Creative Suite software, PDF and graphic file diagnostics and Microsoft Office on Mac OS. Zevrix is dedicated to help professionals increase their profits through automating everyday tasks, producing error-free documents, saving disk space and cutting production costs. For more information, visit their website. Copyright (C) 2009 Zevrix Solutions. All Rights Reserved.