Imperas Software Selects eSOL TRINITY for Distribution Partnership in Japan

eSOL TRINITY Partners with Imperas to Deliver Sales and Support for Imperas Virtual Platforms Accelerating Embedded Systems and Software Development, Debug and Test

OXFORD, United Kingdom, April 27, 2017 — Imperas Software Ltd., the leader in high-performance software simulation and virtual platforms for embedded systems and software development, debug and test, today announced an extended sales and technical support partnership with eSOL TRINITY Co., Ltd. (TRINITY) for Imperas virtual platform solutions in Japan.

TRINITY, focusing on design and development of , will provide pre- and post-sales technical support, consulting, training, and implementation for the complete portfolio of Imperas virtual prototyping solutions. With this new relationship, TRINITY will now handle sales of Imperas products in Japan. TRINITY also leverages the power of their parent company eSOL Co., Ltd., the leading provider in Japan of and real-time embedded software solutions.

TRINITY has proven expertise in embedded software technology in the Japanese market as well as in supporting customers, and will represent Imperas solutions in embedded systems markets such as automotive, industrial, consumer electronics, defense and aerospace.

Many such Japanese manufacturers are already using Imperas solutions, supported by TRINITY, which especially benefits automotive embedded software developers.

"Virtual platforms are moving into the mainstream of embedded software flows. Imperas tools and models lead the market, and adding distribution to our relationship enables us to provide complete and comprehensive solutions to our customers," said Shuzo Tanaka, Vice President of eSOL TRINITY

“We are excited to extend the relationship with TRINITY because of their demonstrated expertise and leadership in the embedded software community, including the automotive segment,” said Larry Lapides, Imperas Vice President of Sales. “With our growing list of users in Japan, it is to provide them with the high level of capabilities that TRINITY brings to our partnership.”

TRINITY will demonstrate Imperas solutions at the Embedded Systems Expo & Conference, in May 2017, at Tokyo Big Sight in Japan.

The Imperas product portfolio represented by TRINITY includes Imperas virtual platform -based , debug, analysis and verification solutions including the Open Virtual Platforms™ (OVP™) models. In addition to the sales and support provided by TRINITY, the technology partnership between Imperas and TRINITY includes:

• Imperas support for the eSOL eMCOS RTOS and eBinder debugger for fast, intelligent and test.

• Development by TRINITY of Renesas RH850F1H models for Imperas virtual platforms, with the ability to run the eSOL eMCOS operating system.

• Development by eSOL TRINITY of the Renesas RL78 processor model, along with example virtual platforms, and support for the new model in the Imperas advanced software development tools.

This new partnership builds on the previous relationship between Imperas and eSOL TRINITY dating from November 2015.

About eSOL TRINITY

For more information about eSOL TRINITY, please see www.esol-trinity.co.jp.

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