HMR Introduces E-BID at Bentley International User Conference; Electronic Bid Set System Delivers Unparalleled Bid Information Distribution Efficiency.PHILADELPHIA--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sept. 30, 1999--
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HMR Hôpital Maisonneuve-Rosemont (Montréal, Canada) Inc., a Bentley Strategic Affiliate and the leading provider of Internet imaging solutions today introduced e-bid, an electronic bid set publishing system, to attendees at the Bentley International Users Conference in Philadelphia, PA.
"Public and private sector organizations have struggled with the bid process for some time," says Carey Mann, Chief Operating Officer Chief Operating Officer (COO)
The officer of a firm responsible for day-to-day management, usually the president or an executive vice-president. of HMR, Inc. "The Web is a logical medium for disseminating the volumes of information and images associated with the engineering services procurement process. e-bid is an easy-to-use, cost-effective option."
e-bid enables users to:
-- Organize the drawings, images, and contracts associated with a
-- Distribute them to prospective bidders
Using an intuitive interface, users can quickly and easily author and distribute a bid publication with the CD and Web versions sharing an identical interface. Web distribution is facilitated using HMR's high performance image server technology.
An e-bid publication includes an introductory HTML HTML
in full HyperText Markup Language
Markup language derived from SGML that is used to prepare hypertext documents. Relatively easy for nonprogrammers to master, HTML is the language used for documents on the World Wide Web. page for background information and integrated PDF (Portable Document Format) The de facto standard for document publishing from Adobe. On the Web, there are countless brochures, data sheets, white papers and technical manuals in the PDF format. and image viewers. All drawings, maps, or aerial photos are published as raster The horizontal lines (scan lines) displayed on a TV or computer monitor. This is the origin of the term "raster graphics," which is the major category that all bitmapped images and video frames fall into (GIF, JPEG, MPEG, etc.). files, and presented in the image viewer through an Explorer or thumbnail interface.
The high performance image viewer is capable of displaying single images, multiple images, and mosaics in a range of common image formats. Users can customize the HTML front-end to reflect their own bidding and business requirements.
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HMR, Inc,. a Bentley Strategic Affiliate, develops and markets innovative and high-performance imaging software for use in mapping, engineering, and other technical markets. HMR's MicroStation ReproGraphics Duplicating printed materials using various kinds of printing presses and high-speed copiers. , Microstation Descartes, and ModelServer Imager products are distributed by Bentley Systems Bentley Systems, Incorporated, provides software for the "Design, construction and operation of the world's infrastructure". The company’s software serves the building, plant, civil, and geospatial vertical markets in the areas of architecture, engineering, construction (AEC) .
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