About WoodWing Software
Since 1997, WoodWing Software engineers have worked with the Adobe InDesign engineering team to develop plug-ins and solutions for Adobe InDesign and InCopy. Through a combination of publishing industry experience and a deep knowledge of the Adobe InDesign/InCopy architecture, WoodWing Software offers solutions, productivity tools and plug-ins that make publishing with these programs faster, easier and much more effective.
Its products include Smart Catalog, Smart Layout, Smart Styles and the acclaimed Smart Connection family of editorial solutions. WoodWing is based in Zaandam, The Netherlands, with U.S. operations headquartered in Detroit.
About Hachette Filipacchi Media U.S.
Hachette Filipacchi Media U.S. (HFM U.S.) is the New York-headquartered subsidiary of Hachette Filipacchi Mdias. HFM U.S. reaches nearly 50 million readers in the U.S. through its 17 titles, which include American Photo, Boating, Car and Driver, Cycle World, ELLE, ELLE Decor, ELLEgirl, Flying, Home, Metropolitan Home, Mobile Entertainment, Popular Photography & Imaging, Premiere, Road & Track, Sound & Vision, Woman's Day, and Woman's Day Special Interest Publications. HFM U.S. also includes custom publishing, integrated marketing, database and market research as well as Hachette Enterprises. Hachette Filipacchi Mdias is a subsidiary of Lagardre SCA.
About Smart Connection Enterprise
Smart Connection Enterprise is a highly scalable editorial workflow solution. It serves complex workflows and environments, where searching files and/or the content of a story or specific keywords or metadata is required. It comes standard with support for every common SQL database including MySQL, Oracle and Microsoft SQL Server, and now Sybase, as well. The server runs on many different operating systems, including Windows, Mac OS X, Linux and Solaris. Smart Connection Enterprise relies on a three-tier architecture to ensure scalability and flexibility, with all business logic centralized on the application server.