Middleware company Virtools has announced the release of Service Pack 3 for Virtools Software Suite, its solution for creating interactive 3D content for virtual reality/simulations, video games and marketing/multimedia applications. The Virtools Software Suite is comprised of Virtools Dev 3.0, the flagship development platform, and its add-on packs which include Virtools Physics Pack, Virtools AI Pack, Virtools Server, Virtools VR Pack, Virtools Xbox Kit and Virtools CAD Pack. Regular Service Pack releases automatically update Virtools Dev and its add-ons to keep up with the latest advancements in real-time 3D technology. In addition to bug fixes, Service Pack 3 also offers new features that improve Virtools' ergonomic interface and optimized production environment:
- Create Web Page now automatically generates HTML code to deliver the Virtools Web Player effectively via Akamai servers worldwide.
- New variables and options for saving and merging data.
- Improved shader compatibility and support of DirectX Semantics and Annotations Standards.