Newest version offers enhanced Teamplate Workflow Wizard, Microsoft Office SharePoint Portal Server 2003 integration, adoption of Microsoft .NET Framework 1.1 and RightFax integration. Captaris, Inc., a leading provider of business information delivery solutions, today announced the immediate availability of its latest version of Teamplate for .NET 4.1, the business process automation product that provides collaborative workflow solutions to corporations worldwide. The new release provides users and developers with enhanced Teamplate Workflow Wizard, and expansion of Office SharePoint Portal Server 2003 integration and provides the foundation for the RightFax integration to be launched next month. In addition, the Teamplate Installation programs have been improved, making installation and integration a more simple and user-friendly process. Teamplate for .NET version 4.1 also supports version 1.1 of the Microsoft .NET Framework and Microsoft Visual Studio 2003. Teamplate will continue to support Microsoft SQL Server 2000, SP3 or higher. "SharePoint Products and Technologies provide customers with the ability to easily create and manage their own content rich SharePoint sites, connecting users to the data they need while enabling collaboration across the enterprise," said Kirk Koenigsbauer, General Manager, IW Product Management at Microsoft Corp. "We're delighted to see development efforts from Captaris make that investment pay off." Teamplate 4.1 provides tighter integration with Microsoft Office SharePoint Portal Server 2003, ensuring greater operational efficiencies. Dan DeBroux, Creative Director of the RSIS Solutions Group explains, "Teamplate allows our DARPA customer to further leverage their SharePoint Portal Server investment while lowering the total cost of ownership. Along with automating the public release process, Teamplate enhances the Windows SharePoint Services collaboration workspace. As a result, reviewers are able to spend more time analyzing submissions and less time performing repetitive tasks. SharePoint and Teamplate are the enforcers that keeps the work going according to schedule." Teamplate .NET 4.1 Enhancements Include: * Teamplate Workflow Wizard - the new functionality, available within the Teamplate Wizards for Microsoft Content Management Server 2002 and Office SharePoint Portal Server 2003 and within the wizard in Teamplate WebAccess, provides information workers with richer options to develop workflow models. * Teamplate SharePoint WebParts - improvements include offering expansion and theme adoption to enable greater customization of the workflow experience within an Microsoft Office SharePoint Portal Server 2003 environment. Additional Teamplate webparts are now available to be seamlessly embedded within SharePoint. Customizable activity monitoring views are now available to be included within Windows SharePoint Services to enable managers to monitor the progress of team activities. * Teamplate Integrated Development Environment (IDE) with RightFax - a new set of RightFax custom actions have been added to enable developers to easily connect to a RightFax Server and send and receive faxes from within a Teamplate workflow. This key integration adds value to Captaris customers by combining e-document delivery with business process management to enable inbound information to trigger both simple and complex business automated processes to deliver measurable ROI. "Our latest version of Teamplate for .NET enables our customers to further empower their Information Workers to build richer more powerful workflow fully within the context of Microsoft Office SharePoint Portal Server 2003 deployments," said Brent Stankowski, President of the Teamplate group at Captaris, Inc. "Enhanced workflow wizards for Information Workers, and expanded development environments for designers continue to assist organizations with the migration to BPM enablement and increased organizational efficiency. About Captaris, Inc. Captaris is a leading provider of business information delivery solutions that integrate, process and automate the flow of messages, data and documents. Captaris produces a suite of proven products and services, in partnership with leading enterprise technology companies, delivered through a global distribution network. Captaris has installed over 80,000 systems in 44 countries, with 93 of the Fortune 100 companies using the company's award-winning products and services to reduce costs and increase the performance of critical business information investments. Captaris Teamplate is a process automation solution that improves the access and control of unique business processes for compliancy and competitive advantage. Teamplate makes it fast and easy to develop and support workflow applications within Microsoft environments, increasing collaboration, productivity and accountability. By integrating with Captaris business information delivery solutions, Teamplate enables best-in-class processes that ensure the right people get the right information at the right time. Captaris is headquartered in Bellevue, WA, and has main offices in Tucson, AZ, Portland, OR, Calgary, Canada and European headquarters in Nieuwegein, Netherlands. In addition, Captaris has sales and support offices in Switzerland, the United Kingdom, Germany, Hong Kong, Australia, and Dubai. The company was founded in 1982 and is publicly traded on the NASDAQ National Market under the symbol CAPA. For more information please visit