Contact: Dan Snyders (x231)
GD&A Public Relations
February 25, 2000
Xi Graphics Announces Solaris 8 Support On Accelerated-X
DENVER Xi Graphics' Accelerated-X Display Server now supports the Solaris 8 platform. The announcement follows the recent release of Sun's Solaris 8. Details are available by visiting the Xi Graphics Web site at www.xig.com and clicking on "Hot News."
"We've placed a binary patch for the laptop, desktop, or multi-head Accelerated-X Display Servers on our Web site," said Lee Roder, Xi Graphics National Sales Manager. "Customers can select the appropriate patch and download the one they need."
Roder said that the Solaris support will be incorporated into the next CD ROM release for the three products, and that the binary patch was being posted for download by customers that wanted to migrate to the new operating system immediately. "Solaris is used by a large segment of our customer base in industry, government and military, so we tend to be responsive to their needs," he said.
Xi Graphics Inc., developers of the Accelerated-X Display Server product line, provides premier graphics system software for Linux and UNIX operating systems. Founded in 1994, Xi Graphics is a privately held corporation located in Denver, Colorado. Xi Graphics provides retail products sold direct and through resellers and OEMs worldwide. Products include free customer support via phone and e-mail. For more information, contact Xi Graphics at 800-946-7433 or visit their Web site at www.xig.com.
Xi Graphics is a member of the Video Electronics Standards Association, The Open Group's X Project Team and a member of the Board of Linux International. Xi Graphics innovative systems software enables Linux and UNIX to run on Desktops, Laptops and Multi-head configurations with 2D and 3D hardware acceleration.