Diamond Multimedia now ships Mac Suprasonic 336V+ and SupraExpress 336 Sp modem with enhanced voicemail features.VANCOUVER, Wash.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb. 18, 1997--
- Diamond Multimedia's Supra VoiceMail Supra VoiceMail was an application program that was bundled with voice modem sold underer the Supra and Diamond Multimedia brands. Supra VoiceMail allowed owners of Macintosh computers the ability to store messages on their computers and use their computers as message centers. 2.3 Software Delivers
Improved VoiceMail Features For Macintosh Users -
Diamond Multimedia Systems, Inc. (Nasdaq: DIMD DIMD Dorland's Illustrated Medical Dictionary ), a leader in the Internet multimedia market, today announced that its high performance SupraSonic(TM) 336V+ and SupraExpress 336e Sp Macintosh modems have newly-enhanced voice mail features, offering customized preferences to meet each customer's voice messaging Using voice mail as an alternative to electronic mail, in which voice messages are intentionally recorded, not because the recipient was not available. needs.
Diamond Multimedia's new Supra VoiceMail(TM) software, version 2.3, provides users with a variety of new, easy-to-use benefits including: Fax-on-Demand, Voice/Pager Notification, Mailbox Password Protection, and Caller ID A telephone company service that sends the caller's telephone number between the first and second ring of the call. If the calling number is not blocked, the calling number is displayed on the handset or base station of the called party. Support. Supra VoiceMail software, built exclusively for Macintosh operating systems by Diamond Multimedia, is included free with the SupraSonic 336V+ and SupraExpress 336e Sp modems.
"Supra VoiceMail helps users to avoid missing messages," said James Cutburth, vice president of marketing for Diamond Multimedia's communications division. "Macintosh owners particularly like the fact that it can support incoming fax messages as well as multiple voice mailboxes, allowing everyone in a household to have his own message center. It is a useful application that we believe Macintosh users will rapidly find indispensable."
By running in background mode, Supra VoiceMail ensures that calls are answered and recorded even if the user is working in another application. The messages include a date/time stamp, length of message, phone number for Caller ID, and a memo field A data field that holds a variable amount of text. The text may be stored in a companion file, but it is treated as if it were part of the data record. For example, in the dBASE command list name, biography . Mailboxes can be set-up for distinct pager numbers so users will instantly be paged with Caller ID identification on the messages. Individual set-up of different mailboxes allows more than one person to take advantage of this notification feature.
Additional features included with Diamond Multimedia's Supra VoiceMail 2.3 software are:
-- Multiple Mailboxes (up to 10)
-- RapidPhone(TM) Speakerphone Dialer
-- Toll Saver Remote Message Retrieval
-- Distinction Between Voice and Fax Calls
-- Record from Headset/Microphone and Telephone Handset
-- Drag and Drop A graphical user interface (GUI) capability that lets you perform operations by moving the icon of an object with the mouse into another window or onto another icon. For example, files can be copied or moved by dragging them from one folder to another. Phonebook Entries to RapidPhone
Speakerphone Dialer (speakerphone application)
-- Drag and Drop Messages From Mailbox to Mailbox
-- Resizeable columns
-- Manual Fax Send and Receive
-- Fast Forward of Messages
-- Single-Call and Two-Call Fax-On-Demand
Current SupraSonic 336V+ and SupraExpress 336e Sp Macintosh customers can download the new voice mail software free of charge directly from Diamond Multimedia's Web site (http://www.diamondmm.com).
Diamond Multimedia is driving the Internet multimedia market by providing interactivity and connectivity solutions for home, business and professional desktop computer users, enabling them to create, access and experience compelling new media content from their desktops and through the Internet. Diamond accelerates multimedia from the Internet to the hard drive with products that include the Stealth and Monster series of media accelerators, the Fire series of professional 3D graphics and SCSI SCSI
in full Small Computer System Interface
Once common standard for connecting peripheral devices (disks, modems, printers, etc.) to small and medium-sized computers. SCSI has given way to faster standards, such as Firewire and USB. I/O (Input/Output) The transfer of data between the CPU and a peripheral device. Every transfer is an output from one device and an input to another. See PC input/output.
I/O - Input/Output data accelerators, and the Supra A relational DBMS from Cincom Systems, Inc., Cincinnati, OH (www.cincom.com) that runs on IBM mainframes and VAXs. It includes a query language and a program that automates the database design process. (R) series of modems and ISDN adapters. Diamond also markets multimedia and video phone upgrade kits.
Headquartered in San Jose San Jose, city, United States
San Jose (sănəzā`, săn hōzā`), city (1990 pop. 782,248), seat of Santa Clara co., W central Calif.; founded 1777, inc. 1850. , CA, Diamond has sales, marketing and technical support facilities in Vancouver (Wash.), Singapore, Hong Kong, Seoul, Tokyo, Starnberg (Germany), Paris and Winnersh (U.K.). Diamond's products are sold through local and international distributors as well as directly to major retailers, VARs and OEMs worldwide. Diamond's common stock is traded on the Nasdaq Stock Market Nasdaq stock market
The first electronic stock market listing over 5000 companies. The Nasdaq stock market comprises two separate markets, namely the Nasdaq National Market, which trades large, active securities and the Nasdaq Smallcap Market that trades emerging growth companies. under the symbol DIMD.
How to Contact Diamond Multimedia
There are many ways to reach Diamond for sales support, technical assistance, driver updates and general information:
-- Internet Web Site: http://www.diamondmm.com -- Diamond Multimedia's Headquarters and Visual Systems Division:
408/325-7000; Fax: 408/325-7070 -- Communications Division (Supra brand modems) Main Phone Number:
360/604-1400; Fax: 360/604-1401 -- European Division (Germany): +49-8151-266-0;(UK): +44-1189-444400;
(France) +33-1-47561157 -- Korean Office (Seoul): +82-2-551-2700; Fax: +82-2-551-2710 -- Japanese Office (Tokyo): +81-3-5695-8401; Fax: +81-3-5695-8403 -- ASEAN ASEAN: see Association of Southeast Asian Nations.
in full Association of Southeast Asian Nations
International organization established by the governments of Indonesia, Malaysia, the Philippines, Singapore, and Thailand in Office (Singapore): +65-353-9511; Fax: +65-353-9510 -- Hong Kong Office: +852-2375-9023; Fax: +852-2375-9021 -- Support Information Line for Communications: 1-800-774-4965 -- Product Support (Voice), Visual Systems: 408/325-7100;
Communications: 541/967-2450; Europe (Germany) +49-
8151-266-330; Europe (UK) +44-1189-444444; ISDN ISDN
in full Integrated Services Digital Network
Digital telecommunications network that operates over standard copper telephone wires or other media. Support
Center 408/325-7110; Fire GL Support Center 408/325-7120 -- Product Support (Fax), Visual Systems: 408/325-7171;
Communications: 541/967-2401; Europe (Germany) +49-
8151-266-331; Europe (UK): +44-1189-444445; (France) +33-1-47561139 -- Pre-sales Information, Visual Systems: 1-800-468-5846;
Communications: 1-800-727-8772 -- Investor Relations Investor relations
The process by which the corporation communicates with its investors. : 408/325-7476; Fax-On-Demand: 1-800-346-3329;
International Fax-On-Demand: 201/433-1778 -- 24-Hour Fax-On-Demand Service, Visual Systems: 1-800-380-0030;
Communications: 541/967-0072 -- FTP sites: ftp FTP
in full file transfer protocol
Internet protocol that allows a computer to send files to or receive files from another computer. Like many Internet resources, FTP works by means of a client-server architecture; the user runs client software to connect to .diamondmm.com; or Supra: ftp.supra.com -- BBS (1) (Bulletin Board System) A computer system used as an information source and forum for a particular interest group. They were widely used in the U.S. for Visual Systems 408/325-7080 (to 14.4 Kbps) or 408/325-7175
(to 28.8 Kbps) or 408/383-0551 (ISDN); Communications
BBS: 541/967-2444; Europe (Germany) BBS at +49-8151-266333
(to 28.8 Kbps) or +49-8151-266334 (ISDN); Europe (UK) at
Monster 3D and Supra are either trademarks or registered trademarks of Diamond Multimedia Systems, Inc. All other trademarks referenced are the service mark, trademark or registered trademark of their respective manufacturers. This announcement relates to products whose launch are in the United States of America UNITED STATES OF AMERICA. The name of this country. The United States, now thirty-one in number, are Alabama, Arkansas, Connecticut, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Mississippi, Missouri, New Hampshire, . The product names contents, prices and availability may differ elsewhere in the world according to local factors and requirements.
Except for historical information contained herein, the matters set forth in this press release, such as statements relating to the Company's ability to successfully exploit technological and market developments, the timing and success of new product introductions by the Company and its competitors, and the Company's ability to invest in new technologies and to enhance its existing systems are forward-looking statements that are subject to risks and uncertainties, including the impact of competitive products and pricing and alternative technological advances, the timely and successful development and market acceptance of new products and upgrades to existing products, and other risks as detailed from time to time in Diamond Multimedia's SEC filings, including its most recent Forms 10-K and 10-Q.
CONTACT: Diamond Multimedia, Communications Division
Tamara Hanna, 360/604-1469 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Sarah Rades, 360/604-1515 or email@example.com