For second year in a row, Ittiam Systems rated world’s most preferred DSP IP provider

For second year in a row, Ittiam Systems rated world’s most preferred DSP IP provider

February 08, 2006

Company continues to be the number one choice for DSP based intellectual property in world-wide DSP Professionals Survey for 2005 conducted by Forward Concepts

Ittiam Systems today announced that the company has once again emerged as the world’s most preferred provider of digital signal processing (DSP) based intellectual property (IP) in the DSP Professionals Survey 2005, conducted by Forward Concepts, U.S.A. The company tops both in software and hardware categories. Ittiam had also been the number one choice in the first ever DSP IP survey conducted by Forward Concepts in 2004.

Forward Concepts is a premier market research company specializing in DSP and related segments. It is highly regarded for its understanding and analysis of markets for DSP in the semiconductor and in the end equipment industries. In 2003 Forward Concepts initiated a survey for the now well-established DSP IP market. Since then its report has become an established reference of IP providers in this segment for both software and hardware categories.

“Winning a world-wide recognition is anytime difficult – especially in this highly competitive technology market”, commented Will Strauss, President of Forward Concepts. “Winning it second time in a row truly reflects the under-lying strength and continuity of excellence of the company”, he said.

According to Srini Rajam, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Ittiam Systems, “This recognition reflects the great confidence of our customers in the performance of our DSP IP and quality of our support. Our highly customer focused teams are making this possible”.

2005 have been significant for Ittiam. In this year the company broadened its technology penetration through increasing number of end products in the market bearing its intellectual property and through tradeshows world over where leading edge products based on its IP was showcased by its partners and customers. 2005 is also the year when the company was selected in Red Herring’s first ever Asia 100 list.

About Ittiam

Ittiam Systems Private Limited, headquartered in Bangalore, is a technology product company singularly focused on digital signal processing systems in media and communication. The company operates through its network of offices and representatives around the world. Ittiam’s customers include Fortune 100 companies and are distributed across U.S., Europe, Japan and Asia. In 2004 the company was rated as the World’s Most Preferred DSP IP Supplier in a survey conducted by Forward Concepts Incorporated. In 2005 Ittiam had been selected by Red Herring into the top 100 private companies in Asia. For more details, visit www.ittiam.com.

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