by Wise Solutions, a wholly owned subsidiary of Symantec®/Altiris - Product Type: Application
Effective April 19, 2010, Symantec will no longer be accepting orders for new licenses of Wise Installation Studio or Wise Installation Express. In addition, Symantec will no longer be accepting renewals for maintenance agreements related to Wise Installation Studio effective April 19, 2010.
ComponentSource offers a range of alternative installation solutions including:
To view other alternative products, please see the Installation category.
Other information on this page is shown for historical reference only and may have changed considerably since.
Create high-quality installations for complex environments. Wise Installation Studio provides you with a comprehensive collection of tools and technologies for authoring software installations for Windows devices. Wise Installation Studio supports multiple installation technologies including Microsoft Windows Installer (.MSI) and WiseScript formats. You can also create installations for .NET applications, client-server applications, and mobile device applications. Wise Installation Studio supports both Windows Installer and WiseScript technologies. It features advanced installation authoring technology such as support for virtual packages, mobile devices, and digital rights management.
Wise Installation Studio includes new editors for creating and editing virtual packages and packages for mobile devices:
Integration with Altiris Software Virtualization Solution (SVS)
You can create, edit, manage, and distribute virtual software packages by using Wise Installation Studio. The new Virtual Package Editor lets you create and edit a virtual software layer, a virtual software project file (.WVP) , or a virtual software archive file (.VSA)
Authoring installations for Microsoft Windows Vista
Support for authoring 64-bit installations
Support for Nalpeiron trialware software, PRO-Tector SDK Standard
Expanded Mobile Device Support for Windows Installer and WiseScript installations; supports the Microsoft Windows Mobile 5.0 platform for Pocket PC and Smartphone device
WiseScript enhancements - WiseScript tool has been enhanced to support creating and editing VBScripts in the WiseScript interface. WiseScripts can also be easily ported among machines
Do you want to reach global customers with installations in a variety of languages?
Wise offers an industry-leading language pack with translated resources for 20 languages. If you need support for translation or localization of installations into non-English languages, the Wise Language Pack is an essential tool.
The Wise Language Pack goes beyond the built-in support for six languages (English, French, Spanish, German, Italian, Portuguese) included in Wise Installation Studio and Wise Installation Express. It lets you globally distribute applications with a user-friendly, localized installation interface.
Enhance your installations with 20 additional languages:
Note: For more details for feature comparison with Wise Installation Studio, please refer to Wise Installation Studio Comparison Table and Wise Installation Studio Feature Grid from the Evals & Downloads page.