August 25, 2008

NEi Nastran FEA Software Joins Intel(R) Certified Solutions Program

NEi Software announced that its NEi Nastran Finite Element Analysis (FEA) engineering simulation software is being certified under the Intel(R) Certified Solutions Program. Software that successfully completes the process is awarded an Intel Certified logo providing increased confidence to users that the software meets third party standards for security, interoperability, and is enabled on Intel platforms with advanced technologies like multi-core processing. The Intel Certified Solution Program was launched August 20 at the Intel Developer Forum (IDF). NEi Nastran was included in the program proceedings and will be available on Intel's online global marketplace, the Intel(R) Business Exchange,

Commentary from both Intel and NEi Software addressed the importance standards play in the software marketplace. "Small- and medium-sized businesses depend on Intel technology to stay competitive," says J. Scott Harrison, Director Partner Programs Organization for Intel. "For those businesses, the Intel brand is a symbol of assured quality. When they see the Intel Certified logo, they know that it's a solution that they can trust." CEO of NEi Software, David Weinberg, offered "We strongly believe in the importance of programs that help establish standards in the marketplace for software quality and performance. We are particularly enthusiastic about participating in Intel's Certified Solutions Program because of the expertise, resources, and reputation that Intel brings to the effort."

About NEi Software, Inc.

NEi Software is a global leader in finite element analysis (FEA) engineering simulation and virtual test software. The core product NEi Nastran enables product development engineers to test 3D digital prototypes on their computer before parts are made. NEi Nastran works with all major industry pre and post processors including Femap(R) and in-house brands NEiFusion(TM) and NEiWorks(TM). Structures can be examined for stress, deformation, vibration modes, heat transfer and other engineering parameters. Companies gain a competitive edge with a faster, more intelligent, and efficient product development process that delivers innovative, higher quality, optimized products at the most competitive manufacturing cost. NEi Nastran is used in aerospace, automotive, maritime, alternative energy, petroleum, offshore, medical, electronics, and consumer product industries. NEi's website features customer applications, video demonstrations, technical White Papers, and popular instructive webinars.

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