Digital Imaging Software: Impatica

Impatica OnCue is a desktop tool that enables the production and delivery of synchronized plug-in free video and Microsoft PowerPoint presentations combined with searchable text, dynamic indexing and navigation. The tool takes an AVI video, PowerPoint presentation, narrative text file and synchronization points, and produces a set of compact files to upload for Internet delivery. The software automatically generates and uploads Web pages for the content and creates e-mail HTML. The software features scrolling narrative text, collapsible table of contents, VCR-like controls, audio and slide navigation controls, viewer progress and status feedback, viewer selectable speed option and more. Impatica Inc., Ontario, Canada, (800) 548-3475,

This article originally appeared in the 10/01/2002 issue of THE Journal.