SOURCE: Chip Estimate Corporation

June 13, 2006 13:06 ET

Chip Estimate Corp. Announces Formation of Technical Advisory Board

CUPERTINO, CA -- (MARKET WIRE) -- June 13, 2006 -- Chip Estimate Corporation (formerly Giga Scale Integration Corporation) today announced the formation of its Technical Advisory Board (TAB) and the appointment of the Board's founding members. The members of the TAB will play an integral role in guiding the long-term technology strategy of the company to address current and future integrated circuit (IC) design challenges.

The TAB includes industry veterans Erik Cleage, former Sr. Vice President of Marketing at Altera Corporation; Kamalesh Ruparel, Vice President of Engineering at Anchor Bay Technologies; Majid Sarrafzadeh, Professor of Computer Science at the University of California, Los Angeles; and is chaired by J. George Janac, Chip Estimate's founder.

"We have formed the Technical Advisory Board to keep pushing the envelope of innovation," said Adam Traidman, president of Chip Estimate. "Our founding members possess a wide range of expertise across the semiconductor industry and our customers can look forward to reaping the benefits of their collaboration through offerings of new and improved tools that will ultimately reduce IC costs."

About Chip Estimate Corporation

Chip Estimate Corporation is an EDA company that delivers streamlined access to integrated chip project planning solutions. The company develops and markets the InCyte chip estimation systems, into which it integrates IP and manufacturing process models for the most accurate estimation of ultimate chip cost. InCyte performs estimations of chip die size, power, leakage, yield, and cost and allows for rapid "what if" analysis at the architectural stage in the design flow. Chip Estimate systems range from a free version to an enterprise system leading IDM and ASIC companies rely on to refine chip estimates throughout the integrated circuit implementation flow. Chip Estimate partners with leading IP vendors and semiconductor manufacturers who share our mission of early and accurate chip planning for our mutual customers' ultimate design success. Since the 2005 launch of, over 5,000 users have performed 30,000 chip estimations with InCyte.

The company is headquartered at 10050 North Wolfe Road, Suite SW1-266, Cupertino, Calif. Telephone: (408) 255-0444. Facsimile: (408) 255-0344. Email: Web Site:

InCyte and are trademarks of Chip Estimate Corporation. Chip Estimate Corporation acknowledges trademarks or registered trademarks of other organizations for their respective products and services.

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