SOURCE: DesignAdvance Systems, Inc.

July 27, 2006 11:59 ET

DesignAdvance Enters China PCB Design Market

Shenzhen EDA Technologies Co., Ltd. Named Distribution Partner for CircuitSpace

PITTSBURGH, PA -- (MARKET WIRE) -- July 27, 2006 -- DesignAdvance™ Systems, Inc., a leading developer of innovative design automation software for users of EDA and MCAD tools, announced today its entrance into the Chinese PCB design market with the appointment of Shenzhen EDA Technologies Co., Ltd. as a distribution partner. Shenzhen EDA Technologies, a dedicated professional engineering software company based in Shenzhen, China, provides industry-specific solutions to the PCB and IC markets.

Under the terms of the agreement, Shenzhen EDA Technologies will provide PCB designers in China with DesignAdvance products and technical support including the company's award winning product, CircuitSpace™, which brings user-assisted automation to the current manual process of PCB component placement.

"Shenzhen EDA Technologies is excited about bringing CircuitSpace to the Chinese market," said Tony Zhou, CEO or Shenzhen EDA Technologies. "We have an extensive history delivering well known PCB design tools from company's such as Cadence and Mentor Graphics to our customers; CircuitSpace fills the need for design productivity that is currently unavailable in the PCB design tool arena. CircuitSpace provides major technological advantages and speed improvements over current component placement techniques."

"The growing PCB design community and strong demand for CircuitSpace in China is driving our continued expansion," said Randy Eager, DesignAdvance CEO. "CircuitSpace's innovative approach to PCB component placement coupled with the expertise Shenzhen EDA Technologies supplies, provides true value to our customers."

About DesignAdvance Systems, Inc.

DesignAdvance Systems, Inc. is a leading developer of EDA and MCAD software tools that reduce the amount of time it takes to design electrical and mechanical products. The company's award winning product, CircuitSpace, brings user-assisted automation to the current manual process of PCB component placement. Corporate headquarters are located in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. www.designadvance.com

About Shenzhen EDA Technologies Co., Ltd.

Shenzhen EDA technologies Co., Ltd is the first private enterprise to focus on E-CAD design solutions for the expanding need for design software in the Chinese electronics industry. The company is engaged in the distribution and support of EDA software for PCB design and PCB library development consultation. Industries serviced include PCB manufacturing, PCB design and IC R&D. The company provides post-sales maintenance, training, application support and PCB design consulting services. With years of experience in the EDA industry, Shenzhen EDA Technologies brings true value to ever expanding need for PCB design tools, knowledge and service in the Chinese PCB industry. www.edatc.com

CircuitSpace and DesignAdvance are trademarks of DesignAdvance. All other trademarks and registered trademarks in this document are the properties of their respective owners.

Contact Information

  • Press Contacts:
    John Arnold
    DesignAdvance
    412-434-0601
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    Tony Zhou
    Shenzhen EDA Technologies Co., Ltd.
    +86-755-8310 8654
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