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INVESTOR'S BUSINESS DAILY CHOOSES TRIPLE-I'S INFOFAX FOR MULTIPLE REMOTES

 INVESTOR'S BUSINESS DAILY CHOOSES
 TRIPLE-I'S INFOFAX FOR MULTIPLE REMOTES
 CULVER CITY, Calif., June 2 /PRNewswire/ -- Investor's Business Daily (IBD), one of the fastest growing dailies in the country, has purchased state-of-the-art InfoFAX Page Facsimile Scanners and Recorders from Information International Inc. (triple-I) (NASDAQ: IINT). Owned and created in 1984 by William J. O'Neil, IBD, a subsidiary of Data Analysis Inc. is focused on offering senior executives, business leaders and sophisticated investors some of today's most comprehensive coverage of business and investment markets. With a current circulation of 155,000, the paper is the fastest growing daily in the country in the above 100,000 circulation category. Triple-I's InfoFAX system will serve IBD's printing facilities at seven locations nationwide.
 IBD offers today's most sophisticated stock tables including proprietary earnings, relative price strength and volume rankings for each stock, in addition to the most comprehensive daily coverage of mutual funds, futures and industry groups. IBD has also been recognized for its high-caliber editorial coverage of business and economic trends as well as national issues concerning today's business markets.
 Investors Business Daily joins a prestigious list of InfoFAX customers including Time Inc., The Boston Globe, The Philadelphia Inquirer, The San Bernardino Sun, Richmond Newspapers, Copley Newspapers, Fox Valley Press and The Independent in the United Kingdom.
 Purchasing InfoFAX at this time was "an economic decision," according to the IBD's Operations Manager, Zach Vela. "The current transmission equipment was too slow, and not today's technology," Vela said. "After the extended AMEX and NYSE market trading hours were instituted, our prepress window diminished and we needed faster processing to sustain our circulation growth."
 According to Vela, IBD's existing system was getting stretched beyond its design limits. While increasing circulation translated to a need for earlier press times, the advent of later market closings created a requirement to stay flexible for last-minute input, resulting in a premium on speed. Vela explained that IBD's staff found the aging transmission system simply couldn't keep pace. Newspaper production was frequently late, a fact executives began to appreciate because it had a direct impact on circulation growth.
 "The features we needed," said Vela, "were speed, quality of reproduction and reliability."
 The selection process, especially given the speed requirement, came down to two vendors. Triple-I presented InfoFAX, an open system, compatible with components by a variety of vendors, and based upon more contemporary technology.
 IBD officials were impressed not only by the speed of InfoFAX, but by the superior maintainability assured by triple-I's newer, simpler design.
 "Our present equipment averages 3.25 minutes to scan a page," said Vela. "Triple-I's InfoFAX averages 1.5 minutes per page, and will cut our facsimile production time in half," he explained. "But remember, it's speed overall that we're talking about. We feel the reduction in production time will make the difference between a delivery deadline and not making a delivery deadline.
 "Reliability and maintainability play a part in that as well," he continued. "Another reason that sold us on triple-I was their reputation for reliable products and efficient, responsive customer support."
 The order features two of triple-I's 3750/F InfoFAX Laser Scanners, which interface to a Telepress 25 data compressor/network controller at the sending site in Los Angeles and 10 3800/EF InfoFAX Laser Recorders to receive data from a Telepress 25 data reconstructor at production locations in Illinois, Ohio, New Jersey and Georgia.
 The InfoFAX system will deliver the highest quality plate-ready film to the remote printing plants within minutes of last page release. Image quality is maintained by triple-I's advance moire suppression which reduces raster interference effects of scanning. The customer- controllable adaptive thresholding feature uses real-time data analysis to evaluate the image being scanned to preserve or enhance the tonal quality of halftones and the fine graphic elements in line art.
 The 3800s provide high-quality recording of either regular scanned facsimile pages or digitally generated fax images. The newspaper- broadsheet-size 3800/EF Laser Recorders accept data from the Telepress 25 high-speed data reconstructor placing images onto photo-sensitive material. Each recorder can be upgraded to full electronic page assembly as high resolution pagesetters.
 Pages up to 14 inches by 24 inches in size can be recorded at user- selectable resolutions from 800 to 1600 lines per inch. Variable resolution is achieved under software control, automatically adjusting the high-speed video pixel clock, the speed of the polygon rotation and the rate at which photographic material is moved through the precision transport.
 Programmable resolution, variable on a per-page basis, gives the user the flexibility needed to balance quality requirements of previous generation fixed resolution devices.
 With triple-I's InfoFAX, IBD executives anticipate a much better on- time record because of increased efficiency in getting to press within the available production window. "We foresee an immediate economic impact with the InfoFAX installation," said Vela. "It will help us build a level of flexibility that we didn't have before. It will also minimize our time-loss due to breakdowns. As to the future, we will continue to work with triple-I as we expand our press operations."
 Delivery is scheduled for this month.
 Information International Inc. designs, manufactures, markets and services computer-based systems that automate prepress production in newspaper, magazine, technical, financial and catalog publishing.
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 /CONTACT: Cher Meyer of Information International, 310-390-8611/
 (IINT) CO: Information International Inc. ST: California IN: CPR SU:


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