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CONCUR TECHNOLOGIES INC (CNQR)

Concur Technologies, Inc. provides business services and software solutions that automate corporate expense management solutions. The company's solutions are designed to automate and streamline corporate expense reimbursement processes, improve internal controls, and enable businesses. Its flagship product Concur Expense solution offers services and software for automating the travel and entertainment expense management process. The company also provides value-added services and software that integrate with Concur Expense, such as Concur Payment, Concur Imaging Service, Concur Business Intelligence, Concur Total Access, Concur Travel Integration, Concur Benchmarking Service, and Concur Compliance Solution. In addition, it offers consulting, customer support, and training services in connection with corporate expense management solutions. The company serves Global 100 companies, Fortune 1000 companies, global public companies, and single-location private companies. Concur Technologies markets and sells its solutions through direct sales organization and indirect distribution channels, such as strategic reseller and referral partners. The company was founded in 1993 and is headquartered in Redmond, Washington.


BSQUARE CORPORATION (BSQR)

BSQUARE Corporation provides software and engineering service solutions to smart device makers. It targets smart devices, such as set-top boxes, home gateways, point-of-sale terminals, kiosks, voting machines, gaming platforms, personal digital assistants, personal media players, and smartphones that utilize embedded versions of the Microsoft Windows family of operating systems. The company's proprietary software products include Secure Digital Input Output solution (SDIO Now!), which enables peripheral and memory cards to be used with smart devices; universal serial bus interfaces; a suite of applications for CE.NET-based devices, including bFax, bFile, and bBackup; and board support packages. The company's engineering services include device solution strategy consulting, software and hardware design and development services, systems integration, application development, quality assurance, customer technical support, and platform development training. BSQUARE also provides third party software products through multiple license and distribution agreements. It markets its products and services to original equipment manufacturers, original device manufacturers, device component suppliers, retailers, and wireless operators through its direct sales force located in the United States and in Taipei, Taiwan. BSQUARE Corporation has strategic marketing relationship with Microsoft Corporation. The company was incorporated in 1994 and is headquartered in Bellevue, Washington.


CHORDIANT SOFTWARE INC (CHRD)

Chordiant Software, Inc., an enterprise software company, provides software applications to consumer companies worldwide. It offers software applications, business processes, tools, and services that enable businesses to integrate customer information and corporate systems to produce a view of customers across multiple customer channels. The company's product solution includes Chordiant 5 Applications, which consist of Chordiant 5 Decision Management Solutions, Chordiant 5 Marketing Solutions, and Chordiant 5 Selling and Servicing. Chordiant 5 Decision Management is a suite of active decision management software products that allow marketing professionals and management to make decisions during customer interactions and as part of marketing campaigns, as well as enables business users to develop decision strategies that predict customer behavior, develop customer strategies, make recommendations to frontline representatives, and offers business performance analysis. Chordiant 5 Marketing automates the marketing processes required to plan, define, execute, and optimize marketing campaigns across multiple product lines and channels of communication in global business-to-consumer enterprises. Chordiant 5 Selling and Servicing provides role-based application interfaces that optimize real-time, process driven interactions between a company and its customers. Chordiant Software's solutions also include Chordiant 5 Industry Solutions, a series of applications for retail financial services that automate industry specific business processes in retail banking and credit card servicing; and Chordiant 5 Enterprise Platform that includes various software servers for managing a company's business to consumer policies, processes, profiles and integration interfaces, and connections to legacy systems. It sells its solutions and services through a direct sales organization. Chordiant Software was incorporated in 1991 and is headquartered in Cupertino, California.


ANSYS INC (ANSS)

ANSYS, Inc. engages in the development and marketing of engineering simulation software and technologies used by engineers and designers in aerospace, automotive, manufacturing, electronics, and biomedical industries in the United States and internationally. It primarily offers ANSYS Simulation Suite, which incorporates design simulation and virtual prototyping into a product development process; ANSYS Physics Verticals that focuses towards specific industries to solve problems, such as electromagnetic interference, antenna design, aerodynamic design, crash dynamics, metal forming, and product design reliability; and ANSYS Workbench Environment, which provides integration with Computer-Aided Design systems enabling bi-directional interaction between the CAD model and the analytical solution provided by it. The company also provides ANSYS ICEM CFD Suite that consists of geometry acquisition, mesh generation, post-processing, and mesh optimization tools; and ANSYS CFX Suite that allows companies to solve the computationally intensive problems. ANSYS distributes products directly or through a network of channel partners in 40 countries. It has strategic alliances with Autodesk, Inc.; Dassault Systemes; Parametric Technology Corporation; Solid Edge; Solid Works; and UGS PLM Solutions. The company was founded in 1970 and is headquartered in Canonsburg, Pennsylvania.


AUTODESK INC (ADSK)

Autodesk, Inc. operates as a software and digital content company worldwide. The company provides business solutions through technology products and services, including integrated and interoperable design software, Internet services, wireless development platforms, and point-of-location applications. Its activities are segregated into Design Solutions and Discreet Segments. Design Solutions segment sells design products and services for professionals and consumers who design, build, manage, and own building projects or manufactures goods, as well as the sale of mapping and geographic information systems technology to public and private users. The principal product portfolio of the segment includes AutoCAD and AutoCAD LT products. This segment also offers consulting, support, and training services. Discreet segment develops, integrates, markets, sells, and supports film and television compositing systems; high definition and standard definition broadcast editorial and finishing systems; digital cinema production systems for color grading and film finishing; and animation, visualization, and streaming media products. This segment primarily sells its products to post production facilities, film studios, broadcasters, and creative professionals for various applications, including feature films, television programs, commercials, music and corporate videos, interactive game production, design visualization, Web design, and interactive Web streaming. The company also offers a technology platform designed to deliver location-based applications to wired, mobile, and wireless users. Autodesk markets its product, LocationLogic, primarily to wireless carriers and network operators. The company's customers include companies in the building, manufacturing, infrastructure, and digital media sectors. Autodesk has a strategic alliance with UGS PLM Solutions and Microsoft. The company was founded in 1982 and is headquartered in San Rafael, California.


CIMATRON LIMITED (CIMT)

Cimatron, Ltd. engages in the design, development, manufacture, marketing, and support of a family of computer-aided design/computer aided manufacturing (CAD/CAM) software products. Its products primarily include Cimatron E, which provides tools, applications, and process-automation solutions for the tooling industry; Cimatron IT, a family of integrated software tools for mechanical engineering and manufacturing automation; and QuickConcept, a preliminary design and review package that allows tool designers and their suppliers to hold virtual review meetings over the Internet. The company also offers Designer Solution that provides users with 3D design and modeling capabilities, and associative 2D drawing and sketching functions; NC Solution, which offers comprehensive milling, drilling, simulation, and verification capabilities up to 2.5 axes + 2X Positioning; Master Solution that includes various features of the Designer Solution and the NC Solution integrated into an end-to-end system. In addition, Cimatron provides Electrode Solution that includes various tools necessary to create and design electrodes out of a given part model; Electrode Pro Solution, which includes the tools necessary to create, design, and manufacture electrodes; Cimatron Student Package, a limited Cimatron package for students' home use; and View Only System that provides tools to view and check CAD/CAM projects. The company sells its products to a range of industries, including automotive, aviation and aerospace, household goods, mold and die making, machinery and tools, and telecommunications. It markets products directly in Israel, and through distributors, as well as through subsidiaries and network providers in the United States, the United Kingdom, Canada, Germany, China, and France. Cimatron was founded in 1982 and is headquartered in Givat Shmuel, Israel.


MICROS SYSTEMS INC (MCRS)

MICROS Systems, Inc. engages in the design, manufacture, marketing, and servicing of enterprise information solutions for the hospitality and specialty retail industries worldwide. Its enterprise solutions include hotel information systems consisting of software encompassing property management systems, sales and catering systems, central reservation systems, customer information systems, revenue management systems, an Internet/global distribution system-based hotel reservation service called myfidelio.net, and installation and support services associated with the various software products; restaurant information systems comprising hardware and software for point-of-sale (POS) and operational applications, as well as a suite of back office applications that include inventory, labor and financial management, and other centrally hosted enterprise applications; and specialty retail systems consisting of software encompassing POS, loss prevention, business analytics, customer gift cards, and enterprise applications. The company also provides spare parts, media supplies, network products, printers, installation services, operator and manager training, onsite hardware maintenance, customized software development, application software support, credit card software support, systems configuration, network support, help desk, and consulting. In addition, the company offers software hosting capabilities, which allows customers to use the software without investing in hardware and a network. The company distributes its products through subsidiaries, independent dealers/distributors, and company-owned sales and service offices primarily in the United States, Europe, the Pacific Rim, and Latin America. MICROS Systems was incorporated in 1977 as Picos Manufacturing, Inc. and changed its name to MICROS Systems, Inc. in 1978. The company is headquartered in Columbia, Maryland.


NATIONAL INSTRUMENTS CORPORATION (NATI)

National Instruments Corporation (NIC) engages in the design, development, manufacture, and marketing of measurement and automation products. The company offers instrumentation software and computer plug-in cards, and accessories that users combine with computers, networks and the Internet to create measurement and automation systems. Its application software products are integrated with hardware/driver software products. The company's hardware and related driver software products include data acquisition, peripheral component interconnect extensions for instrumentation, image acquisition, motion control, distributed input / output and embedded control hardware/software, industrial communications interfaces, general purpose interface bus interfaces, and VXI controllers. Its products are used by engineers and scientists in various industries, including advanced research, automotive, commercial aerospace, computers and electronics, continuous process manufacturing, education, government/defense, medical research/pharmaceutical, power/energy, semiconductors, automated test equipment, and telecommunications. NIC distributes its products primarily through direct sales organization, distributors, original equipment manufacturers, value added resellers, system integrators, and consultants in North America, Europe, and Asia-Pacific. The company was co-founded by James Truchard in 1976. National Instruments Corporation is headquartered in Austin, Texas.


DASSAULT SYSTEMES S.A (DASTY)

Dassault Systemes S.A. and its subsidiaries develop integrated solutions using three-dimensional (3D) digital technology. The company operates through two segments, Process-Centric and Design-Centric. The Process-Centric segment offers product lifecycle management (PLM) software solutions. Its PLM solutions include CATIA for product design, DELMIA for digital manufacturing, and ENOVIA and SMARTEAM for product management and collaboration. In addition, through its wholly owned subsidiary, Spatial Corp., Dassault Systemes distributes its PLM infrastructure under the name of Component Application Architecture V5 development platform. The company's Design-Centric segment provides SolidWorks Office Professional for organizations that need to manage workgroup design data; SolidWorks Office, which includes a design solution with 3D mechanical design software and a range of design communication and productivity tools; and SolidWorks 3D mechanical design software. Further, it provides services related to its software products and solutions, such as support to customers, technological consulting services, and hardware resale activities. Dassault Systemes serves various companies in the automotive, aerospace, fabrication and assembly, consumer goods, electrical and electronics, plant design, and ship building industries. It offers its products through its direct sales force and through independent resellers worldwide. The company was founded in 1981 and is headquartered in Suresnes, France.


SYNOPSYS INC (SNPS)

Synopsys, Inc. provides electronic design automation (EDA) software for semiconductor design in the United States and internationally. It offers semiconductor design and verification software platforms and integrated circuit (IC) manufacturing software products to electronics markets. The company's IC design solutions primarily include IC Compiler, Design Compiler, Physical Compiler, PrimeTime, and Star-RCXT. It also offers discovery verification platform products and solutions, which primarily include VCS, Vera, NanoSim, and Verification IP. In addition, the company develops and markets design for manufacturing, and analog and mixed-signal IC design and verification products and initiatives, which primarily include Technology-CAD products, Proteus OPC/InPhase optical proximity correction products, SiVL, and Virtual Stepper. Further, it offers a portfolio of IP products and components that primarily include DesignWare Foundation Library and DesignWare Verification Library. Additionally, the company provides consulting services. Synopsys was co-founded by Aart J. de Geus in 1986. The company is headquartered in Mountain View, California.


EVOLVING SYSTEMS INC (EVOL)

Evolving Systems, Inc. provides software products and services to wireline, wireless, and cable communications carriers worldwide. It develops, deploys, enhances, maintains, and integrates software solutions for various operations support systems and network support systems. The company offers software products and solutions in the areas of numbering solutions that enable carriers to comply with government-mandated requirements regarding number portability and phone number conservation; a service activation solution that is used to activate complex bundles of voice, video, and data services; and mediation solutions supporting data collection for both service assurance and billing applications. Evolving Systems was founded by George A. Hallenbeck in 1985 and is headquartered in Englewood, Colorado.


ANSOFT CORPORATION (ANST)

Ansoft Corporation develops electronic design automation (EDA) software used in technology products and industries. Its software is used to design electronic products, such as cellular phones, Internet-access devices, broadband networking components and systems, integrated circuits, printed circuit boards (PCBs), automotive electronic systems, and power electronics. The company's principal products include HFSS, a three dimensional electromagnetic field simulation software for high frequency, radio frequency, and wireless design; Nexxim, a circuit simulator; SIwave, which provides analysis of PCBs, components, and packages; Q3D Extractor, a physics-based EDA tool for the electromagnetic-field simulation of two-dimensional and arbitrary three-dimensional structures; Ansoft Designer, which provides a design environment to link electromagnetic analysis with circuit and system-level simulation; Turbo Package Analyzer, a software tool that automates the analysis of semiconductor packages; AnsoftLinks, which provides bidirectional links for streamlining data; Full-Wave Spice that provides high-bandwidth SPICE models; and Optimetrics, a parametric analysis and optimization module. Its products also include Maxwell 3D and 2D software tools; SIMPLORER, a multidomain simulation package for the design of power electronic and drive systems; and RMxprt, a tool for calculating design parameters. Ansoft, through its own direct sales force, sells its products to customers in the communications, semiconductor, automotive/industrial, computer, consumer electronics, and defense/aerospace industries, principally in North America, Asia, and Europe. Ansoft was founded by Zoltan J. Cendes in 1984 and is headquartered in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.


CADENCE DESIGN SYSTEMS INC (CDNS)

Cadence Design Systems, Inc. develops electronic design automation software and hardware for electronics companies worldwide. Its products and services are used to design and develop integrated circuits (ICs), and personal and commercial electronics systems. The company's Incisive Functional Verification Platform enables its customers to employ enterprise-level verification process automation, including verification planning, management, and process. Its Encounter Digital IC Design Platform enables its customers to implement various aspects of their digital nanometer-scale designs. This platform is used to accurately convert logical specification of a digital IC into a detailed physical blueprint and then detailed design information. Cadence Design Systems' Virtuoso Custom Design Platform enables design predictability and is used for ICs designed at the transistor level, including analog, radio frequency, memories, digital blocks, and standard cell libraries. Its Allegro System Interconnect Design Platform enables to design interconnect across the domains of IC, package, and printed circuit board (PCB); and the OrCAD product line that focuses on PCB design products. The company's Design for Manufacturing products are used to analyze and verify that the physical blueprint of the IC has been constructed correctly and can be manufactured. It also offers verification and application specific programming services, which include consulting services, project services, and/or turnkey services for verification acceleration and system emulation. In addition, the company provides technical support, as well as education and engineering services related to IC design and methodology. Cadence Design Systems was founded in 1983 and is headquartered in San Jose, California.


MANHATTAN ASSOCIATES INC (MANH)

Manhattan Associates, Inc. (MAI) provides technology-based solutions. It offers software, services, and hardware that improve distribution and transportation through the integration of supply chain constituents. Its software solutions comprise warehouse, transportation, trading partner, distributed order, and reverse logistics management. Warehouse management solutions include the performance of processes that take place in the warehouse and distribution center, such as order and order fulfillment process. Transportation management solutions include functionality that allows a company to procure, plan, and execute transportation services. Trading partner management solutions provide synchronization of key processes and their associated information flows across the supply chain. The distributed order management solutions manage the order fulfillment lifecycle across the supply chain. The reverse logistics management solutions manage and automate the returns process, tracking, storing, referencing, and reporting on returned merchandise. Its performance management solutions use analytic tools and alerting processes that allow distribution center managers to monitor events within the supply chain cycle, analyze historical data, and generate reports. MAI's radio frequency identification (RFID) solution provides integration and reporting platform between RFID readers and supply chain execution, and enterprise resource planning systems. It also provides services, such as design, configuration, implementation, product assessments and training services, customer support services, and software enhancement subscriptions. The company serves manufacturers, distributors, retailers, and transporters in the retail, consumer goods, food and grocery, logistics service providers, industrial and wholesale, technology and electronics, life sciences, and government markets. MAI was founded in 1995 and is headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia.


TYLER TECHNOLOGIES INC (TYL)

Tyler Technologies, Inc. (TTI) engages in the development and marketing of software products and services to address the information technology (IT) needs of cities, counties, schools, and other local government entities primarily in the United States, Canada, Puerto Rico, and the United Kingdom. Its financial and city solutions include modular fund accounting systems, such as modules for general ledger, budget preparation, fixed assets, purchase orders, bid management, accounts payable and receivable, contract and investment management, inventory control, project and grant accounting, work orders, job costing, GASB 34 reporting, payroll, and human resources. TTI also offers products to automate various city functions, such as municipal courts, parking tickets, equipment and project costing, animal and business licenses, permits and inspections, code enforcement, citizen complaint tracking, ambulance billing, fleet maintenance, and cemetery records management. It also provides courts and justice solutions that include a suite of products from the initiation of incidents in computer-aided dispatch/emergency 911 systems through the process of arrest, court appearances, and final disposition to probation. In addition, the company's property appraisal and tax solutions provide systems and software that automate the appraisal and assessment of real and personal property; inquiry and protest tracking; appraisal and tax roll generation; tax statement processing; and electronic state-level reporting. Additionally, its document management systems record and index information for various documents maintained at the courthouse, such as deeds, mortgages, liens, and UCC financing statements. Further, TTI provides IT services, including software and hardware installation, data conversion, training, and product modifications, as well as offers outsourced property appraisal services for taxing jurisdictions. TTI was founded in 1966 and is based in Dallas, Texas.


MSC.SOFTWARE CORPORATION (MSCS)

MSC.Software Corporation develops, markets, and supports enterprise simulation solutions. The company's simulation software is used by engineers to construct computer models of products, components, systems, and assemblies; and to simulate performance conditions and predict physical responses to certain variables, such as stress, motion, and temperature. It offers enterprise simulation software products under four product categories: engineering products, multi-discipline (MD) solutions, enterprise solutions, and channel products. Engineering products category includes software to model and simulate the performance characteristics of various complex mechanical conditions. These products comprise MSC Nastran, Patran, Adams, Marc, Dytran, Easy5, and SOFY. MD solutions category enables manufacturers to perform interoperable, multi-disciplinary analyses on complex products and assemblies. These products consist of MD Nastran, MD Patran, and MD Adams products. Enterprise solutions category serves as an approach to engineering analysis, which integrates simulation to the enterprise while managing the simulation workflows and data to deliver repeatable, automated simulation processes early in the product design cycle. These products consist of SimXpert, SimManager Enterprise, and SimDesigner Enterprise. Channel product category comprises SimOffice to verify designs in the Microsoft Windows desktop environment. MSC.Software also offers enterprise simulation automation, engineering consulting, development, and training and onsite support services. It serves customers in the aerospace, automotive, defense, heavy machinery, electronics, consumer products, biomedical, shipbuilding, and rail industries. The company sells its products and services in North America and Latin America, Europe, the Middle East and Africa, and Asia Pacific through its sales force, agents, and value added resellers. MSC.Software was founded in 1963 and is headquartered in Santa Ana, California.


INFOSYS TECHNOLOGIES LIMITED (INFY)

Infosys Technologies Limited provides consulting and information technology services primarily in North America, Europe, and the Asia-Pacific region. Its solutions include custom application development, maintenance and production support, software re-engineering, package evaluation and implementation, and information technology consulting. The company also provides testing services, operations and business process consulting, engineering services, business process management, systems integration, and infrastructure management services. In addition, Infosys Technologies provides software products to the banking industry and business process management services. It also provides business process management services, such as offsite customer relationship management, finance and accounting, and administration, and sales order processing. Infosys Technologies was co-founded by N. R. Narayana Murthy, Nandan M. Nilekani, S. Gopalakrishnan, K. Dinesh, and S. D. Shibulal in 1981. It was formerly known as Infosys Consultants Private Limited and changed its name to Infosys Technologies Private Limited in April 1992, and further to Infosys Technologies Limited in June 1992. The company is headquartered in Bangalore, India.


MENTOR GRAPHICS CORPORATION (MENT)

Mentor Graphics Corporation provides electronic hardware and software design solutions, providing products, consulting services, and support for electronics and semiconductor companies worldwide. The company develops, manufactures, markets, sells, and supports electronic design automation products and provides related services, which are used by engineers to design, analyze, simulate, model, implement, and verify the components of electronic systems. The company's customers use its products in the design of wire harness systems and semiconductors, such as microprocessors, field programmable gate arrays, printed circuit boards, and memory and application specific integrated circuits. The company's products are used in the design of various set of electronic products, including automotive electronics, video game consoles, telephone-switching systems, cellular handsets, computer network hubs and routers, signal processors, personal computers, video conferencing equipment, 3-D graphics boards, digital audio broadcast radios, smart cards, and products enabled with the Bluetooth short-range wireless radio technology and 802.11 wireless networking technology. The company markets its products and services primarily to companies in the military/aerospace, communications, computer, consumer electronics, semiconductor, networking, multimedia, and transportation industries. Mentor Graphics Corporation was founded in 1981 and is headquartered in Wilsonville, Oregon.


PARAMETRIC TECHNOLOGY CORPORATION (PMTC)

Parametric Technology Corporation engages in the development, marketing, and support of product lifecycle management (PLM) and enterprise content management (ECM) software solutions and related services worldwide. The PLM consists of the mechanical computer-aided design, manufacturing and engineering, and the collaboration and data management solutions, as well as product data management, component and supplier management, visualization and digital mockup, enterprise application integration, program and project management, after market service and portfolio management, requirements management, customer needs management, manufacturing planning, and technical and marketing publications. The ECM offers technologies for business process management, compliance management, document management, dynamic publishing, document archival and retrieval, knowledge management, records management, and Web content management. It also offers maintenance services, and consulting and training services. The company serves life sciences, publishing, government, and financial services markets. It products are sold through direct sales force, third-party distributors, and Internet, as well as through indirect distribution channel, such as through alliances with resellers. Parametric Technology Corp. has a partnership with HIS, Inc. to deliver electronic components content to users of PTC Windchill. The company was founded in 1985 and is headquartered in Needham, Massachusetts.


SAPIENS INTERNATIONAL CORPORATION N.V (SPNS)

Sapiens International Corporation N.V., through its subsidiaries, provides information technology (IT) solutions for the insurance industry. It primarily offers INSIGHT, a suite of modular business software solutions for the general, including property and casualty; and life insurance markets. The company's products include provides INSIGHT for Property & Casualty, a general insurance policy administration solution for brokers and agents; INSIGHT for Life & Pension, a life and pensions solution that serves companies administering life insurance, pension funds, health insurance, and saving plans; INSIGHT for Underwriting, an underwriting solution for life, health, and disability insurance; and INSIGHT for Reinsurance, a solution for carriers and reinsurers in the management of various types of reinsurance for the general and life insurance markets. Sapiens also offers INSIGHT for Claims, a solution that manages the information flow of claim handling in an insurance provider's organization; and INSIGHT for Closed Books solution for life insurance companies and pension funds. In addition, it provides outsourcing services; and IT services in various areas, including project management and technical assistance. The company markets its solutions primarily to corporate clients and government entities, such as insurance companies, banks, and other companies offering financial services, as well as manufacturing and transportation sectors. It sells products primarily through a direct sales force and relationships with system integrators, as well as through distributors in North America; Asia Pacific; and Europe, Middle East, and Africa. Sapiens has partnership agreements with IBM Corporation and Electronic Data Systems Corporation. The company was founded in 1982 and is based in Willemstad, Netherlands Antilles.


SYNPLICITY INC (SYNP)

Synplicity, Inc. engages in the development and licensing of software products that are used in the design and verification of semiconductors. The company's products enable the design and verification of semiconductors that are used in networking and communications, computer and peripheral, consumer, automotive, military/aerospace, and other electronics systems. Its products include Synplify and Synplify Pro, which are field programmable gate array (FPGA) logic synthesis products; HDL Analyst that provides graphical representation and design analysis; Certify, a product for verification of application specific integrated circuits (ASIC) by synthesizing multi FPGA prototypes; Amplify Physical Optimizer product for FPGAs; and Synplify ASIC, an ASIC synthesis product. In addition, Synplicity's products consist of Fortify family of power grid design solutions; Identify, a product that assists in debugging hardware directly in the register transfer level source code; Amplify ASIC Physical Optimizer, a physical synthesis product for ASICs; and Amplify RapidChip Physical Optimizer, a physical synthesis product for LSI Logic's Platform ASIC, as well as Synplify DSP product, a solution for implementing DSP designs in FPGAs. It markets and sells products in North America, Europe, and Asia. The company has strategic relationships with Actel Corporation, Altera Corporation, Lattice Semiconductor Corporation, QuickLogic Corporation, and Xilinx, Inc. Synplicity was incorporated in 1994 and is headquartered in Sunnyvale, California.


INSIGHTFUL CORPORATION (IFUL)

Insightful Corporation provides scalable data and text analysis solutions for the enterprises. The company supplies of software and services for the statistical analysis, data mining and knowledge access industry segments. Its product family delivers solutions for exploratory data analysis and statistical modeling, enabling analysts and researchers to perform insightful analyses, create graphics, and make business decisions. The company's S-PLUS 7 software offers technical professionals, a platform for data analysis and visualization. Its InFact 3.0 provides the suite of search and reporting functions for solving problems relating to information overload and unstructured data mining. The company's Insightful Miner a scalable data analysis workbench for predictive modeling, data mining, and statistical data analysis. It has a drag-and-drop interface to create self-documenting visual work maps, which provides data miners, business analysts, and data analysis professionals with a suite of scalable components for data access, management and modeling, and its pipeline architecture enables the user to process data sets. It also provides consulting and training services, including assistance in developing statistical models, or data or text analysis techniques, as well as deployment assistance, project management, integration with existing customer applications, and related services. The company's customers primarily include companies in financial services, pharmaceuticals, biotechnology, telecommunications, and manufacturing industries, as well as government and research institutions. Insightful Corporation was incorporated in 1984 and is headquartered in Seattle, Washington.


PDF SOLUTIONS INC (PDFS)

PDF Solutions, Inc. provides infrastructure technologies and services for integrated circuits. Its solutions comprise proprietary manufacturing process simulation software, yield and performance modeling software, design-for-manufacturability software, test chips, a proprietary electrical wafer test system, yield and performance enhancement methodologies, yield management systems, and professional services. The company sells its technologies and services to semiconductor companies, including integrated device manufacturers, fabless semiconductor companies, and foundries through direct sales team in the United States, as well as through semiconductor sales and distribution companies in Japan, Taiwan, China, and Korea. PDF Solutions was founded by John K. Kibarian and Kimon Michaels. The company was incorporated in 1992 and is headquartered in San Jose, California.


ALLOT COMMUNICATIONS LTD (ALLT)

Allot Communications, Ltd. is a designer, developer, marketer, and seller of broadband service optimization solutions. Its solutions provide broadband service providers and enterprises with real-time visibility into, and control of, network traffic. The company's products consist of NetEnforcer traffic management systems and NetXplorer application management suite. Its products are used by service providers to offer subscriber-based and application-based tiered services that enable them to optimize their service offerings. The company's NetEnforcer traffic management system identifies applications at high speeds by examining data packets and searching for application patterns and behaviors; and NetXplorer application management suite enables the implementation of user-defined network management policies, and the collection of detailed statistics on the network's users and applications. The company markets and sells its products through its channel partners, which include distributors, resellers, OEMs, and system integrators principally to carriers, cable operators, wireless and wireline Internet service providers, educational institutions, governments, and enterprises primarily in the United States, Europe, Japan, Singapore, the Middle East, Africa, and rest of Asia. It has partnerships with Alvarion; Amdocs Mediation; Avaya; Bridgewater Systems; Computer Associates International, Inc.; CableMatrix; Citrix solutions; Extreme Networks; First Network Group, Inc.; Navini Networks; Oracle Corporation; and Tropos Networks. Allot Communications was founded in 1996 and is based in Hod-Hasharon, Israel.


OPENTV CORP (OPTV)

OpenTV Corp. provides software, applications, and professional services for interactive television worldwide. It offers technology, content and applications, and services that enable digital television network operators to deliver and manage interactive television services on various digital television platforms, such as cable, satellite, and terrestrial. The company's middleware and integrated technologies provide a common platform for network operators, set-top box and other manufacturers of consumer electronics devices, programmers, content producers, advertisers, and interactive application developers to create, deliver, and manage interactive television applications and content for various digital television environments and network architectures. Its software offerings have been installed primarily in set-top boxes and serves as the gateway for delivering and managing interactive television to viewers. The company's applications enable viewers to play interactive games, as well as to engage in commerce transactions; retrieve information, such as weather reports and sports updates; and engage in other interactive services, including fixed-odds gaming, through their televisions. OpenTV also offers a suite of professional engineering and consulting services. It operates in Europe, the Middle East, and Africa; the United Kingdom, and Italy. The company was formed in 1998 and is headquartered in San Francisco, California.