Luminex Announces CD-Recording Plug-In Support for Xinet's WebNative Image Management Software

San Francisco, CA - August 31, 1998 - Luminex announces integrated CD-Recording support for Xinet WebNative customers through the development of a CDR Plug-In. The new functionality will allow a user to create CDs of selected images from within the WebNative browser window. The complete Luminex CD recorder and library solutions are supported.

The new feature is being demonstrated for the first time today by Xinet at their annual worldwide reseller meeting. General availability is planned in October this year.

"We're pleased that Luminex is able to bring this added functionality to WebNative," says Scott Seebass, Xinet CEO. " This most recent plug-in from Luminex demonstrates the power of the WebNative API, which allows real-world file management problems to be solved quickly and elegantly."

According to Brian Hawley, President at Luminex, "This new feature extends our commitment to Xinet and their customers by making it simple to manage CD-Recording and archiving on the server."

The Luminex Fire Series product line of CD recording and library solutions provides efficient and cost-effective means for archiving, distribution and duplication of data. The leading Fire Series software is unparalleled in features and performance, and integrates easily with Xinet's FullPress and WebNative workflow and data management products.

Xinet has been developing and marketing UNIX to Macintosh connectivity solutions since 1985. The company specializes in client/server solutions that allow Macintosh and UNIX systems to work together efficiently and reliably. For additional information, contact Xinet at 510-845-0555, by email at sales@xinet.com, or on the web at http://www.xinet.com.

Luminex was founded in April 1994 with a dedicated focus on developing and marketing high performance CD-ROM archiving and storage solutions. The company specializes in UNIX and network-based product development, and has extensive background in the expanding market of CD-ROM based technology. The Luminex Fire Series software has has a worldwide customer base including several of the world's largest mission-critical, multi-terabyte CD-ROM databases. Luminex is located in Riverside, CA and can be contacted at (888) LUMINEX, by email at info@luminex.com or by its web site at www.luminex.com.

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