SOURCE: Tilera Corporation

Tilera Corporation

June 10, 2009 08:00 ET

Tilera Partners With JETRO to Introduce Tile Multicore Processors to Japan

SAN JOSE, CA--(Marketwire - June 10, 2009) - Tilera® Corporation today announced its participation in the Japanese External Trade Organization's (JETRO) program for bringing businesses to Japan. Building upon its multicore processors' success in North America, Europe, China and the Middle East, Tilera has been selected to use JETRO's services and will be able to access potential business partners, recruitment companies, legal advisors, and temporary office spaces.

"We are honored to be selected by JETRO to participate in this prestigious program. We see the Japanese market as being vital to our continued growth and we see JETRO as being key to our success in Japan," said Omid Tahernia, CEO, Tilera Corporation. "JETRO's program simplifies many of the steps necessary to launch a business in Japan."

Tilera offers a range of multicore processors with significant performance and power efficiency advantages for networking, multimedia, and wireless infrastructure equipment. Tilera processors are used across multiple applications including network security, intrusion prevention, network monitoring, data compliance, DPI, L4-L7 services, video conferencing, IPTV distribution, VoD delivery, video transcoding, and wireless media gateways. The TILEPro™ processor mitigates the challenges of high power, cooling cost, and compute density by providing equipment manufacturers with 3-4x the performance and up to 5x the performance per watt of the nearest competitor.

About Tilera:

Tilera® Corporation is the industry leader in highly scalable general purpose multicore processors for networking, wireless, and multimedia infrastructure applications. Tilera's processors are based on its breakthrough iMesh™ architecture that scales to hundreds of RISC-based cores on a single chip. The distributed nature, of Tilera's revolutionary architecture, and the standards-based tools, including ANSI C/C++ compiler, GNU tools and Eclipse IDE, deliver an unprecedented combination of performance, power efficiency and programming flexibility. Tilera was founded in October 2004, and now provides two product families: TILE64™ processors and TILEPro™ processors. The company is headquartered in San Jose, Calif., with locations in Westborough, Mass., and Beijing.

About JETRO:

JETRO, or Japan External Trade Organization, is a government-related organization that works to promote mutual trade and investment between Japan and the rest of the world. Originally established in 1958 to promote Japanese exports abroad, JETRO's core focus in the 21st century has shifted toward promoting foreign direct investment into Japan and helping small to medium size Japanese firms maximize their global export potential.

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