BOXX Technologies has entered an agreement with Avid to offer Softimage|XSI Foundation and Essentials animation software as an optional upgrade for its series of award-winning workstations. The move is intended to help streamline and simplify the "out of the box" buying experience for BOXX customers."
SOFTIMAGE|XSI v.4.0 Foundation includes extensive polygon modeling tools, subdivision surfaces and a nonlinear animation and interactive rendering toolset. SOFTIMAGE|XSI v.4.0 Essentials is a customizable professional-grade package featuring rigid and soft body dynamics, a custom display host and advanced character rig systems and SDK.
BOXX workstations are available in single-or dual-processor configurations featuring the latest AMD Athlon and Opteron processors, as well as Intel Pentium 4 and Xeon processors.
Softimage|XSI Foundation is priced at $495 and Essentials is offered at $1995. Both are available for purchase with any BOXX workstation. For more details, go to www.boxxtech.com/xsi_r.