Zeligsoft Inc.

Zeligsoft Inc.

October 26, 2005 14:52 ET

Zeligsoft Development Tools Adopted in Japan: Kyokuto Boeki Kaisha Ltd. Ships Zeligsoft Component Enabler'TM' to NEC

GATINEAU, QUEBEC--(CCNMatthews - Oct. 26, 2005) - Zeligsoft™, a leading vendor of market-specific embedded software development tools today announced that its Tokyo based partner Kyokuto Boeki Kaisha Ltd, abbreviated KBK, has fulfilled a multi-seat order for Zeligsoft Component Enabler™ (CE) to NEC Corporation.

"Japan and other progressive Asian nations are developing Software Defined Radio (SDR) with the intention of producing interoperable waveforms and radio platforms compliant with the US DoD's Software Communications Architecture (SCA) standard," said Francis Bordeleau, President, Zeligsoft. "This large prospective market requires a development tool that will thoroughly validate against the SCA."

"The Zeligsoft product will enhance NEC's capability to work in cooperative projects with their alliance partners, and greatly help them succeed in their radio systems business," said Eiichi Shinohara, Assistant General Manager, KBK. "Software Defined Radio is emerging as an important technology for many of the diversified electronics manufacturers here in Japan, and they see the commercial and technological benefits of the SCA standard. We anticipate more embedded-systems designers requiring the Zeligsoft development tool for SDR development."

"We are thrilled to have KBK win such an important account," said Kamal Krishnapillai, Vice President Sales and Marketing, Zeligsoft. "Japan is a world-leading export power, and so the choices made by the Japanese manufacturing community in Software Defined Radio development will influence the worldwide SDR marketplace. The adoption of the SCA standard and Zeligsoft Component Enabler by NEC will enable the development of interoperable components, waveforms and radio platforms on a proven component-based framework with a proven development tool."

Founded in 1947, KBK services a wide variety of industries including communications, electronic systems, aerospace and defence.

ABOUT ZELIGSOFT INC.

Zeligsoft is a leading provider of market-specific embedded software development tools that enable the development of component-based systems. The world's leading aerospace and defence companies use Zeligsoft tools to improve the time to market and quality of their component-based software. Adapting to established development practices, and working with other best-in-class tools, Zeligsoft tools abstract complex standards away from designers, generate domain-specific software artifacts, and guide project teams through the development process. Zeligsoft is the only company in the embedded tools space concentrating on modeling, validation, generation, debugging, automated testing and deployment management of entire component-based systems. Zeligsoft's current target market is the Software Defined Radio (SDR) industry, which has standardized on the component-based Software Communications Architecture (SCA). Next generation products and key strategic partnerships will expand the Zeligsoft customer value into other verticals in the embedded systems space, including defence electronics, telecommunications and automotive. The Zeligsoft team comprises leading toolsmiths and software engineering experts who possess extensive experience in software engineering processes and Model Driven Development (MDD). Zeligsoft drives industry standards by contributing significantly to key forums such as the Object Management Group (OMG) and the SDR (Software Defined Radio) Forum. Zeligsoft is headquartered in the Ottawa-Gatineau region amongst some of the world's largest and most innovative high-technology companies. For additional information about Zeligsoft visit www.zeligsoft.com.

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