Press Release

Unicoi Systems Releases WebPilot Embedded Web Browser v8.1

Release Includes the Powerful Fusion GUI Toolkit v6.0

Generic Unicoi IconATLANTA, GEORGIA – August 29, 2006 – Unicoi Systems, a leading provider of real-time multimedia software and reference designs to embedded device developers and OEMs worldwide, today announced the release of version 8.1 of its WebPilot embedded web browser. This latest release represents a major upgrade for Unicoi’s web browser, a key component of Unicoi Systems’ Fusion™ suite of fully integrated, embedded software.

Unicoi Systems’ WebPilot v8.1 is a fully functional embedded web browser, with a very small footprint and minimal memory requirements. Unicoi Systems’ WebPilot, which includes a graphical user interface (GUI) toolkit, offers an impressive array of features and functionality that deliver remarkable performance and a striking user experience. In addition to significant improvements in speed and enhanced integration between JavaScript, DOM and CSS, the WebPilot embedded web browser v8.1 includes the following features:

Web Content and GUI Authoring Formats

  • CSS1, CSS2 and CSS TV
  • DOM2
  • HTML 4.0, XHTML
  • HTML Tables and HTML Frames
  • HTTP 1.0, 1.1
  • HTTP Keep-Alive
  • I-Frames
  • Optional JavaScript v1.5 support
  • Optional SSLv3 and TLSv1
  • Security support, including SSL session Resumption

Usability Features

  • Bookmarks
  • Cookies
  • History
  • Cache management

Image Formats

  • GIF and GIF89a (animated GIF)
  • JPEG
  • BMP (non-compressed) support

Language Support

  • English (Unicode, ASCII, UTF and ISO)
  • CJK (Unicode, ISO and EU)

Navigational Methods

  • Mouse or touchpads
  • Arrow navigation

Optional, Fully Integrated Networking Software

  • TCP/IPv4/IPv6 dual-mode stack
  • DHCP
  • NAT
  • POP3
  • PPP
  • PPPoE
  • RIP
  • RTSP
  • SIP
  • SMTP

"With the release of WebPilot v8.1, Unicoi Systems further distinguishes itself from other embedded software providers in terms of the depth and breadth of our offerings”, said Greg Coonley, CEO of Unicoi Systems. “From developers working in closed environments who want an affordable web browser with an advanced feature set, to those who need a full-featured browser integrated with security, file systems and networking software, including TCP/IP, RTSP and SIP, Unicoi Systems delivers the most complete set of embedded software solutions in the industry.”

Like the entire suite of Unicoi’s Fusion software, the WebPilot embedded web browser has a small footprint, is portable across all platforms, and is operating system independent. The WebPilot browser’s GUI toolkit offers touch screen support and video resolution that spans from 1-bit monochrome to 32-bit true color.

“Unicoi’s WebPilot embedded web browser offers our customers a powerful, dependable solution to deliver rich multimedia offerings across the widest array of consumer and industrial products, from set-top boxes, phones and handheld wireless devices, to medical and automotive equipment, and industrial controls”, said Greg Coonley. “The robust WebPilot browser uniquely extends Unicoi Systems’ line of embedded software, and enables product developers to reduce project risk, enhance productivity and speed time to market.”

About Unicoi

Unicoi Systems is a leading provider of real-time voice, video and data software and reference designs to embedded device developers and OEMs worldwide. Unicoi is the only company that offers a complete line of continuously improved real-time software standalone, or integrated into full-featured reference design solutions. Unicoi’s solutions are backed by its rapid-response customer support team, and enable developers to reduce project risk, enhance productivity and speed time to market.

Over 200 leading companies rely on Unicoi to power their solutions, including Motorola, Ericsson, Sharp, Nokia, Raytheon, Scientific Atlanta, Canon, HP, Sony, Philips and Thomson. Unicoi’s fully integrated solutions include the Fusion Networking Product suite of embedded protocols such as Fusion TCP/IP, the world’s most widely deployed networking stack, SNMP, RTP, RTSP and SIP; the Fusion RTOS; the Fusion Web Product Suite of XML tools and the WebPilot embedded web browser; the Fusion Security Suite, including HTTPS Client/Server, secure SOAP and IKEv2, and Unicoi’s IP Phone and IP Gateway Reference Designs. Unicoi’s key technology partners include Analog Devices, Inc. (NYSE:ADI) and Freescale Semiconductor, Inc. (NYSE:FSL). Founded in 2002, Unicoi Systems is a privately held, venture-backed company headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia. For more information, visit, e-mail or call +1-678-208-2250 extension 302.


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