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Altium Signs GoEngineer to Distribute Next-Generation Electronics Design Software to Western and South Central U.S.

Tuesday, August 30, 2011

Altium Signs GoEngineer to Distribute Next-Generation Electronics Design Software to Western and South Central U.S.05:00 EDT Tuesday, August 30, 2011Altium Designer made available to over 5,000 GoEngineer customersCARLSBAD, Calif., Aug. 30, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Altium has engaged in a partnership with GoEngineer, a leading reseller of product design software, to deliver Altium's next-generation electronics design software and services to GoEngineer's network of over 5,000 U.S. customers. Altium's electronic design automation (EDA) products complement GoEngineer's existing line of design tools from SolidWorks, CAMWorks, Stratasys and others, and allows Altium to broaden its reach in the U.S. market."GoEngineer is pleased to add Altium to its core solution suite that focuses on solving tough technology problems and to help companies design better products," said Ken Coburn, president and founder of GoEngineer. "We are impressed by Altium's strategy in pioneering a next-generation electronics design platform that encompasses the full suite of tools needed to take a product from design to manufacture." GoEngineer will make available the full suite of Altium products, including Altium Designer software with smart design data management, FPGA/PCB co-design, real-time 3D PCB design, integrated version control, managed release processes, and more. Altium Designer is linked to AltiumLive, a new web-based ecosystem that acts as a conduit for delivering content and services directly to customers on the Altium subscription plan, and provides a platform that designers using Altium's products can harness to more rapidly create cloud-connected electronic devices. Also available will be Satellite Vault technology for secure lifecycle management of electronic design data, provided as part of an Altium subscription. "GoEngineer has demonstrated repeated success with their approach in providing customers with holistic service, from implementation to training to support for the design and manufacture of products," said Bob Potock, director of marketing for Altium Americas. "As Altium continues to grow its global footprint, with over 2,800 new companies signing on in the past fiscal year, we're pleased to partner with a market-leading organization like GoEngineer with over 26 years' industry experience. The combination of the two organizations will provide a unique product and services offering for the product development community." Contacts:Melissa LoganMcClenahan Bruer Communicationswww.mcbru.comTelephone: +1-503-546-1003Email: melissa@mcbru.com Bob PotockAltium Limitedwww.altium.comTelephone: +1-303-589-9150Email: bob.potock@altium.com About GoEngineerGoEngineer, Inc., is a unique business partner and has been helping engineering, manufacturing, and product design companies innovate and stay competitive for the past 26 years. GoEngineer provides best-in-class solutions from SolidWorks, Stratasys, CAMWorks, and Oracle Agile PLM with training, services, and technical support resources throughout the Western and South Central United States. With a unique GoLive business philosophy, customers' businesses are productive, efficient, and competitive early-on with the help from staff with real-world expertise in design, engineering, and manufacturing. For the latest news and information visit our web site (www.goengineer.com) or call 1.800.688.3234.About AltiumAltium Limited (ASX: ALU) creates electronics design software based on the belief that anyone who wants to create electronic products that make a difference should be able to do so. Altium's unified electronics design environment links all aspects of electronics product design in a single application that is priced to be as affordable as possible. This helps electronics designers break down barriers to innovation, harness the latest devices and technologies, manage their projects across broad design ecosystems, and create connected, intelligent designs.Founded in 1985, Altium is an Australian company with corporate headquarters in Shanghai, and operates worldwide. For more information, visit www.altium.com. Altium, Altium Designer and AltiumLive, and their respective logos, are trademarks or registered trademarks of Altium Limited, or its subsidiaries. All other registered or unregistered trademarks mentioned in this release are the property of their respective owners, and no trademark rights to the same are claimed.SOURCE Altium