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DiSTI Releases GL Studio® 6.1

November 20, 2017   Automotive, News

The industry-leading interface development toolkit expands its reach with enhanced workflow, embedded target deployment, and DirectX rendering support

Orlando, FL (November 20, 2017) – The DiSTI Corporation, the industry leader in graphical user interface software and the world’s leading provider of 3D virtual training solutions, announces the release of GL Studio 6.1, the industry’s foremost user interface development toolkit for performance, flexibility, and reliability. This latest release enables greater UI customization and flexibility through additional deployment options alongside more out-of-the-box tools and behaviors.

“Our team continues to respond to customer demands for greater workflow process efficiency and simplification of development cycles to keep pace with the challenges of digitalization during the design and manufacturing process. Using GL Studio 6.1 addresses these challenges and enables our customers to reduce time to market and engineering expenses without compromising the performance and reliability they’ve come to expect from GL Studio,” said DiSTI President Joe Swinski.

With new support for DirectX rendering and one-click deployment options for desktop, safety-critical, and embedded systems, you can deploy GL Studio content to any platform and integrate with other tools including Unity, Unreal, and X-Plane.

GL Studio is found in Jaguar Land Rover automobiles, F-16 fighter jets, Virgin Galactic and NASA Orion spacecraft, and life-saving medical devices. Companies chose GL Studio for its performance, flexibility, and reliability.

Interested parties should stop by the DiSTI Booth #1281 at I/ITSEC 2017, November 27–30, for a product demonstration or at the DiSTI UI Experience Suite at CES, January 9–12, in Las Vegas. If you miss us as these events, visit for more details on all the new features and functionality or request a download. Customers under current maintenance and support contracts for GL Studio can log into DiSTI’s customer support portal to download this latest version.

The DiSTI Corporation is the world’s leading provider of 3D virtual training solutions and graphical user interface software.

Our flagship product, GL Studio, delivers advanced high-performance 3D user interfaces to the aerospace, automotive, medical, and training industries. Leading global manufacturers such as Jaguar Land Rover, Boeing, and Lockheed Martin choose GL Studio for its performance, fidelity, and reliability in interface development and deployment. Whether for avionics, instrument clusters, infotainment systems, medical devices, or flight simulators, GL Studio exceeds the developer’s interface demands.

DiSTI’s user interface technology also expands into 3D virtual maintenance training solutions. DiSTI’s VE Studio is the world’s leading platform for managing the development of complex 3D virtual environments for use on desktop, mobile, and virtual and mixed reality training applications. VE Studio manages the entire development process, including requirements analysis, content development, and automated software builds and regression testing.

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