Albuquerque, New Mexico, May 17, 2004
Khoral, Inc. is pleased to announce today the acquisition of the Khoros Pro product line by
AccuSoft® Corporation, the leading provider of imaging technology. Used in commercial and
government applications in addition to academic and research environments, Khoros Pro is a
powerful scientific computing software package that enables complex data and image analysis
for users of all skill levels, and offers a unique ability to handle five-dimensional data.
The centerpiece of the product is a visual programming environment that allows users without
any development experience to easily access and manipulate the 300+ functions within the product
to solve problems in a wide variety of applications.
Enhanced to provide improved linear algebra support, the product has been re-branded VisiQuest
and is shipping immediately through AccuSoft and its worldwide authorized resellers.
Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.
The acquisition of the KhorosPro product line strengthens AccuSoft’s position as a leader in
imaging technology and will enable the company to expand into additional markets and application
areas by providing access to powerful image and data analysis tools to everyday users.
In addition, the company expects to use the underlying technology as the basis for future new
“KhorosPro has gained wide acceptance with major organizations such as General Dynamics, Raytheon
and DuPont that require a powerful solution for scientific problem solving as well as an integrated,
user extendable software development environment that supports users with varying degrees of expertise,”
stated Tom Leone, president, AccuSoft Corporation. “By adding this industry-proven complementary
offering to our product line, we are assured immediate entry into new growth markets while leveraging
our nearly 20-year history in the imaging software market. We also see a tremendous opportunity to
expand relationships with many of our existing government and commercial customers that are also
Khoros Pro users.”
“Together, AccuSoft and Khoral share a common goal to extend the vision of information processing
and analysis in an integrated development environment,” said John Salas, president, Khoral, Inc.
“I am confident that based on AccuSoft’s expertise and reputation for excellence in the imaging
marketplace that they will build on the success of the product and expand its capabilities to meet
future customer needs.”
Future product introductions will combine the powerful VisiQuest visual programming environment with
features and functionality from AccuSoft’s flagship product, ImageGear. Designed for professional
solutions developers that need a comprehensive environment for the rapid development of high-level,
complex imaging applications, ImageGear is an award-winning solution that provides a flexible,
full-featured, and risk-free framework for cross-platform application development. ImageGear
technology has been incorporated into thousands of applications, devices and solutions, making it
the imaging toolkit of choice for professional developers and product OEMs around the world.
Since 1985, AccuSoft has been providing customers with the tools and technology they need to
develop powerful imaging, image-enabled, and data analysis applications The company's
technology is incorporated into thousands of applications used by over 50 million people
worldwide, and by customers including GE Medical Systems, eBay, NextGen Healthcare, and
Jasc Software. AccuSoft's comprehensive products and solutions continue to set benchmarks
for quality and performance and have positioned the company as the undisputed leader in its field.
For further information about AccuSoft, visit the company's Web site at
About Khoral Research, Inc.
KRI designs, builds, deploys, services, and supports software applications
that create a competitive advantage for its customers by scaling
transparently from the desktop to the supercomputer across the Windows NT
operating system and UNIX. KRI's productivity services and software tools
have gained worldwide acceptance among major organizations such as Lockheed
Martin, Los Alamos National Laboratory, 3M, Dupont, the French Atomic
Commission, Hughes Missile Systems, and Raytheon/Texas Instruments.
For more information, contact John M Salas at salas at khoral dot com or 505-268-2797.
FAX: 505-268-7130. Detailed information is also available on the
KRI web site, www.khoral.com.
AccuSoft, ImageGear and Khoros are registered trademarks and VisiQuest is a
trademark of AccuSoft Corporation. Other company and product names mentioned
herein may be trademarks or registered trademarks of their respective holders.