The application products included in the program are: WordPerfect Office 2000 Voice Powered Edition Academic Edition, Corel Word Perfect Suite 7 for Windows 3.1x Academic Edition, Corel WordPerfect Suite
6.2 for DOS Academic Edition, Corel WordPerfect Suite
8 for Unix/Linux Academic Edition, Corel WordPerfect Suite
3.51 for Mac Academic Edition, Corel DRAW 9 Academic Edition, CorelDRAW 8 for Mac Academic Edition, Corel VENTURA GALLERY 1,000,000 Academic Edition for PC and Mac.
Content can now be developed with either the applications in a typical software suite (e.g., Lotus SmartSuite, Corel WordPerfect Suite
and Microsoft Office) or with specialized software.
"If you like voice dictation, you can't beat the new Corel WordPerfect Suite
8 with Dragon bundled, for cheap," said Geoghegan.
With this release, KeyView Pro offers fast, high-fidelity viewing of spreadsheets, presentations, graphics, word processing, fax and multimedia files, including those in Microsoft Office 95 and 97, as well as the soon-to-be-released Microsoft Office 2000, Lotus SmartSuite 97 and its new Millenium Edition, Corel WordPerfect Suite
8, Asian Microsoft Office and Lotus SmartSuite, and particularly useful for government customers, the full Applixware Office Suite.
PRODUCT:WORDPERFECT SUITE 8 PLATFORM:PC/WINDOWS SUPPLIER:COREL CORP PRICE:VARIES Corel WordPerfect Suite
8 is the latest incarnation of this alternative offering to Microsoft Office.
There are a number of integrated suites on the market such as Microsoft Office 97, Corel Wordperfect Suite
8 and Lotus Smartsuite 97, which are at the top end of the market, while down at the budget end are found less featured products such as Microsoft Works at RRP pounds 99.99 and Claris Works at RRP pounds 119.99.
Also, West announced the integration of its CiteLink into the Corel WordPerfect Suite
8 Legal Edition for Windows 95, to help legal professionals manage information from their desktops.
Microsoft Office 97, Corel WordPerfect Suite
7 and Lotus Smart Suite are the major players in the market.
Current owners of Corel WordPerfect Suite
8 Academic Edition can purchase a special upgrade kit directly from Corel and will receive an updated version of WordPerfect Suite 8 Academic Edition with Dragon NaturallySpeaking and a free headset microphone.