QNX Named to 2007 SD Times 100 for Multi-Core Technology


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  • QNX named to SD Times 100 for industry-leading multi-core technology.
  • Judges recognized QNX’s leadership in “upgrading software and tooling to support multi-core processor setups.”
  • QNX makes the SD Times list for third time in five years.
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    OTTAWA, Canada, June 19, 2007 - QNX Software Systems, the industry leader in multi-core processing for embedded systems, today announced that it has once again been named to the SD Times 100 list for excellence. This year, QNX was named to the list because of its cutting-edge multi-core technology. The SD Times 100 annually recognizes leading companies, organizations, and individuals in various sectors of the software development industry.

    “The winners of this year’s SD Times 100 awards have demonstrated their leadership in shaping the software development industry,” said David Rubinstein, editor-in-chief of SD Times. “We took into account each nominee’s products and services, its reputation among development managers, and the new ideas it brought out. These select individuals and organizations are the ones we have identified as helping to move the art of development forward.”

    This marks the third time in five years that QNX Software Systems has been recognized in the embedded category. The judges recognized QNX for its initiatives with multi-core processors, stating that QNX has “taken the lead in upgrading software and tooling to support multi-core processor setups, as their roles in embedded devices evolve from whiteboard to shipping products.”

    “Being named to the SD Times 100 for a third time is a great honor, underscoring QNX’s authority in the embedded market,” said Dave Curley, vice president of marketing at QNX Software Systems. “This award represents the opinions of some of the industry’s top experts and is a testament to the company's continued leadership in the development of multi-core.”

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    About QNX Software Systems
    QNX Software Systems, a Harman International company (NYSE: HAR), is the industry leader in realtime, embedded OS technology. The component-based architectures of the QNX® Neutrino® RTOS and QNX Momentics® development suite together provide the industry’s most reliable and scalable framework for building innovative, high-performance embedded systems. Global leaders such as Cisco, DaimlerChrysler, General Electric, Lockheed Martin, and Siemens depend on QNX technology for network routers, medical instruments, vehicle telematics units, security and defense systems, industrial robotics, and other mission- or life-critical applications. Founded in 1980, QNX Software Systems is headquartered in Ottawa, Canada, and distributes products in over 100 countries worldwide. Visit www.qnx.com.

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