Intrinsyc Software International, Inc.

Intrinsyc Software International, Inc.

March 16, 2009 09:00 ET

Intrinsyc Signs Agreement for Development of Android Mobile Device

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - March 16, 2009) - Intrinsyc Software International, Inc. (TSX:ICS), a leading provider of software solutions for mobile devices, today announced an engineering services agreement with a Fortune 500 company. Intrinsyc will assist in development of a mobile consumer electronics device based on Android, an open source mobile phone software platform from the Open Handset Alliance.

"We are very pleased to announce this new agreement," said David Manuel, Vice President & General Manager, Solutions Engineering, Intrinsyc. "The project validates Intrinsyc's strategy of expanding services capability and products such as RapidRIL and Telephony Test Suite, for the fast-growing Android software market."

Intrinsyc's Solutions Engineering teams in Vancouver, Taiwan, and China will collaborate with the company and device manufacturer to bring the new mobile consumer electronics product to market. The company selected Intrinsyc as its systems integration partner based on Intrinsyc's proven capabilities in power management, telephony integration, project management, and other technical areas considered critical to rapidly bringing a high quality, innovative product to market. Intrinsyc has a strong track record of releasing solid, production-ready driver-layer software, the all-important building block of embedded and wireless devices, having helped bring hundreds of mobile devices to market.

About Intrinsyc Software International, Inc.

Intrinsyc provides software solutions that enable next-generation handheld products, including mobile handsets, smart phones, and embedded devices. The company's products include Destinator® navigation and Location Based Services platform, the Soleus® Transit platform for connected personal navigation devices and Soleus for converged device development. Combined with award winning Solutions Engineering and 12 years of expertise, Intrinsyc helps device makers, and silicon vendors deliver compelling mobile products with faster time-to-market and higher quality. Intrinsyc is a Microsoft Windows Embedded Gold Partner and a winner of Windows Embedded Excellence Awards in 2007 and 2008, and S60 and Symbian Competence Centers. Intrinsyc is publicly traded (TSX: ICS) and headquartered in Vancouver, Canada, with offices in China, Israel, Taiwan, U.K., and the United States.

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