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RealTimeImage and Wipro Announce Partnership

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Wipro To Integrate RealTimeImage's Online Proofing Technology As Part of Its Publishing Solutions Birmingham, April 9th 2002 - RealTimeImage and Wipro Limited (NYSE:WIT) today announce signing of an agreement wherein Wipro will integrate RealTimeProof Partner with its new publishing workflow framework named Flow-briX, and provide system integration services. Wipro plans to make the integrated offering available beginning June 2002. RealTimeImage will be exhibiting at IPEX 2002, April 9-17 in Birmingham, England, (Stand 4-430). According to the companies, the partnership offers customers the benefits of online proofing and approval management technology, integrated with their existing infrastructure and software tools. It's a winning combination of a world-class online proofing product and an enterprise level system integrator. RealTimeImage powers the most accurate and cost-effective online proofing solutions available to the publishing industry, worldwide. Browser-based and working even over a basic dial-up connection, RealTimeImage products allows users to manage the on-line proofing and approval management process using the actual full resolution production file. Wipro is a leading global provider of IT services and solutions. An IT Outsourcing partner of choice for 50 of the Fortune 500 companies, and ranked 16th among software services companies in the Business Week Infotech 100 (June 2001), Wipro is the first and only company in the world to be assessed at Level 5 of PCMM and SEI CMM. Through global Development centers in India, US, UK and Japan, Wipro provides end-to-end solutions across industries, delivering time, cost, quality and full-service advantages. Wipro leverages its expertise in the Publishing industry, complemented by experience in the e-commerce space, to provide solutions including content management, workflow management, digital asset management and digital rights management. "RealTimeImage is a market leader for online proofing solutions and in terms of technology they are arguably the best in that area. We look forward to synergistic efforts in delivering comprehensive end-to-end solutions for our customers," states Manoj Punja, Vice President of Wipro's Media and Publishing Vertical Division. Yehuda Messinger, Executive Vice President of RealTimeImage's Graphic Arts Division, says, "Wipro is a powerhouse in IT integration and is recognized as a leader in providing solutions that add measurable value and savings for its customers in the publishing segment. We're pleased that Wipro has selected RealTimeImage to power its customers' online proofing and approval management applications."