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ASI Selects NVIDIA nView Multi-Display Software for Dual-Display Support


Leading Computer Hardware and Software Distributor to Upgrade 450 Sales Terminals with NVIDIA GeForce4 MX 440 SE-based EVGA Add-in Cards

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SANTA CLARA, CA—JUNE 10, 2004—NVIDIA Corporation (Nasdaq: NVDA), the worldwide leader in visual processing solutions, today announced ASI Corp. will upgrade 450 dual-display sales terminals with NVIDIA® nView™ multi-display software and NVIDIA GeForce™4 MX 440SE-based add-in cards from

“We realized that using a dual-display solution increased our productivity up to 30%,” said Brian D. Paterson, VP Product Marketing and Product Management at ASI Corp. “The NVIDIA nView software made it an easy decision to upgrade our entire sales staff to the dual-display solution powered by NVIDIA hardware and software.”

Part of the NVIDIA ForceWare™ software suite provided with NVIDIA desktop, workstation, mobile, platform, and multimedia solutions, NVIDIA nView multi-display software provides a revolutionary way to multi-task and process information easier by spreading work area across multiple Windows® desktops.

“ASI wanted a reliable product featuring the NVIDIA software—which has a number of features to help increase our staff’s productivity,” Paterson added. “When it was time to decide on the right graphics card, it was an easy choice—we chose EVGA and NVIDIA based on proven quality and exceptional value.”

Leading technology editors agree that NVIDIA has an unmatched software suite for multi-display computing.

“None of NVIDIA’s competitors have anything close to the scope of nView,” said Terren Tong, hardware editor at Neoseeker ( in a recent article.

“No other video card manufacturer comes close to the level of features nView offers,” concurred Brent Justice, 3D graphics editor of HardOCP ( in another article.

GeForce GPUs benefit from the renowned compatibility and reliability of the NVIDIA ForceWare software featuring the NVIDIA Unified Driver Architecture (UDA). By utilizing the Company’s unique UDA, NVIDIA ForceWare drivers support all NVIDIA graphics solutions with a single driver version. In addition NVIDIA ForceWare delivers industry-leading software features such as custom application profiles, gridlines, HDTV output, multi-display support, and much more. The NVIDIA ForceWare drivers, complete with Microsoft WHQL certification, are available for download at

About ASI
ASI Corp. is a leading wholesale component and peripheral products distributor founded in 1987 to service the integration needs of value added resellers in North America. The company's 14 branch locations in the US and Canada focus on the immediate delivery of over 80 vendor's lines to approximately 18,000 VARS.

NVIDIA Corporation is a market leader in visual computing technology dedicated to creating products that enhance the interactive experience on consumer and professional computing platforms. Its graphics and communications processors have broad market reach and are incorporated into a wide variety of computing platforms, including consumer PCs, enterprise PCs, notebook PCs, professional workstations, handhelds, and video game consoles. NVIDIA is headquartered in Santa Clara, California and employs more than 1,900 people worldwide.  For more information, visit the Company’s Web site at

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