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This report contains a review of Colour Management Systems (CMS) and the applications that employ them. The next section considers the motivation for their development together with a little of the theory which underpins them. A brief description of the method employed to determine the current market provision follows.
The fourth section describes the principle CMS systems that are currently available. The next section provides descriptions of the salient features of widely available major application packages which currently incorporate CMS. The report concludes with a little advice for those contemplating purchasing CMS.