Gerber Launches OMEGA 6.0: Faster, Easier and More Powerful
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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
April 4, 2016

Gerber Launches OMEGA 6.0: Faster, Easier and More Powerful

TOLLAND, CT – Gerber Technology, a worldwide leader in sign making and specialty graphics systems, is proud to introduce Gerber OMEGA™ 6.0: an upgrade which builds on the work- and time-saving design and output applications of earlier OMEGA software releases. Gerber OMEGA software is a complete suite of layout, design, output and conversion tools created specifically for use in the sign and specialty graphics industries. The OMEGA software tools are designed to integrate with vinyl cutters, the GERBER EDGE® family of thermal printers, and Gerber CNC routers.

“OMEGA 6.0 is an important release for new and existing GERBER EDGE customers, as it includes many features that streamline and assist the creative production process,” states Dana Goodale, Director of Product Management for Gerber Technology.

Gerber OMEGA 6.0 includes the following enhancements:

  • Find My Font - Gerber OMEGA Edition matches unknown fonts to fonts on your computer, or to an online database of 130,000+ fonts;
  • New Apply button allows viewing of Composer design effects while in dialog boxes;
  • Raster-to-vector conversions and decal cut provide better results due to new convenient presets;
  • Bitmap Fill creates custom patterned vector fills to objects with fast, efficient rendering;
  • Logos and images can be integrated with QR codes;
  • Export larger image files, up to 32,000 pixels;
  • PLT File Information Extraction Tool extracts design and production data to a CSV file that can be used for estimates or costing;
  • -Many additional features.
Plus, OMEGA 6.0 includes all the popular features of OMEGA 5.0 and other previous releases.

“The Find My Font feature is a huge time-saver and the new Apply button eliminates the tedium of toggling in and out of dialog boxes to view applied graphic effects,” said Goodale.

Customers in beta testing have provided enthusiastic feedback about the new features that OMEGA 6.0 offers. Goodale summarizes, “We listened to our customers and have developed an even greater product that we’re proud to offer.”

More information on OMEGA 6.0 can be found at www.gspinc.com/products/software/omega or by calling 800-222-7446. You can also contact your local distributor. About Gerber Technology
Gerber Technology delivers industry-leading software and automation solutions that help sign and specialty graphics, apparel and industrial customers improve their manufacturing and design processes and more effectively manage and connect the supply chain, from product development and production to retail and the end customer. Gerber serves more than 78,000 customers in 130 countries, including more than 100 Fortune 500 companies in sign & graphics, apparel & accessories, home and leisure, transportation, and packaging . The company develops and manufactures its products from various locations in the United States and Canada and has additional manufacturing capabilities in China.

Based in Tolland, Connecticut, Gerber Technology is owned by Vector Capital, a San Francisco-based, global private equity firm specializing in the technology sector and managing more than $2 billion of equity capital.

Gerber Technology
24 Industrial Park Road West
Tolland, CONNECTICUT 06084
Phone: 8607162298
E-Mail: mike.bruno@gspinc.com
Website URL: www.gspinc.com

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