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Auto-trol Now Shipping Release 3.2 of its Industry-leading KONFIG® Network and Asset Management Software Product Family

General Maintenance Release Now Incorporates Support for Most Current Oracle Versions

Denver, Colorado
January 9, 2001

Auto-trol Technology today announced that it is now shipping Release 3.2 of its network and asset management product family, KONFIG® NM. The key element of this release is support for the latest versions of OracleŚ8i Release 2 (8.1.6) and Developer 6.0. This release also includes some new features and customer-requested enhancements for all four KONFIG® NM products: Network Manager, a physical network documentation system; Asset Management System (AMS), an Oracle forms and reports based application for tracking and managing the life cycle of IT assets; Graphic Report Builder, a Windows NT® based multi-document drafting tool for creating graphical reports from the database; and Pathfinder, a web-based, view-only documentation and management tool for enterprise-wide networks and computing environments. The KONFIG® product suite enables database-driven documentation, management, graphics generation, and report generation for complex networks of telecommunications, data, voice, alarm, video, and other communication systems.

"With this release, we are solidly demonstrating our continued commitment to our customers who have made large investments in their Oracle systems," said Robert Kuoppala, KONFIG® NM Product Development Manager. "We intend to move this product forward adding the features and enhancements that will keep KONFIG® NM in the forefront. Our customers, many in highly sensitive government agencies, have mission critical requirements. We take this just as seriously as they do, and we understand the importance of a robust and stable network and asset management system."

Other features and enhancements included in Release 3.2 are improved interface with Oracle-based forms, enhanced handling of custom drawing selections, Oracle-based hierarchical and alphabetical network name selections, improved user interface selections, and a library of 35 popular Bitstream® and PostScript® fonts.

Company background

Established in 1962, Auto-trol Technology Corporation is a major global developer and integrator of documentation, information, and process management systems for discrete manufacturing, process manufacturing, and other contemporary businesses worldwide. Based in Denver, Colorado, Auto-trol has offices throughout the world and has installed systems for thousands of customers in both the US and international markets. Auto-trol is a full service provider, supplying software, integration and consulting services, training, and software support.

Information about Auto-trol Technology and its products and services can be found at Information about the KONFIG® product line can be found at

Centra Technology Ltd. is the wholly owned UK subsidiary of Auto-Trol Technology Corporation of Denver, Colorado, a 40 year old computer-aided engineering and technical publishing software developer and systems integrator. From its headquarters in Wolverhampton, Centra Technology Ltd. sells and supports Auto-Trol's KONFIG® CM (formally CENTRA 2000®) and Tech Illustrator software suites as well as the GEOSTATION® petroleum exploration and production geographic information system (GIS).


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