SYSGO get on-board former MIPS Technologies European Solutions Architect

Mainz, July 1, 2013 SYSGO, a leading supplier of software solutions for the world's most demanding safety and security embedded applications, announces that it has recruited Christian Berg as Solutions Architect to strengthen its expansion on safety and security markets. Chris will have responsibility to promote SYSGO's products in Europe and assist the sales team in supporting key customers and identifying new business opportunities.

Mainz, July 1, 2013 SYSGO, a leading supplier of software solutions for the world's most demanding safety and security embedded applications, announces that it has recruited Christian Berg as Solutions Architect to strengthen its expansion on safety and security markets. Chris will have responsibility to promote SYSGO's products in Europe and assist the sales team in supporting key customers and identifying new business opportunities.

“Chris has a strong background in RISC microprocessor architecture and design, cryptography and secure SoC design, combined with extended knowledge in software development tools and RTOS. His experience can be perfectly leveraged in the security and safety markets targeted by SYSGO”, said Michael Tiedemann, CEO at SYSGO.

Chris was previously at Siemens & Infineon, MIPS Technologies and Imagination Technologies where he held various positions in engineering and technical sales support. His recruitment is part of the aggressive plan SYSGO is implementing to grow its organisation and increase its presence in strategic accounts in Europe.

In 2012 SYSGO achieved a 15% growth in revenue and needs to increase its capacity in engineering, customer support and business development to address the new opportunities generated by its Industrial Grade Embedded Linux ELinOS product, and especially its SSV (Safe & Secure Virtualization) RTOS product, PikeOS.

With PikeOS, SYSGO is Europe’s leading RTOS supplier and provider of certified safe and secure hypervisor. “PikeOS embedded virtualisation product is the type of new generation RTOS that can fit the requirements of many industry or consumers markets. I am very excited to be part of this industrial success story and hope to bring a lot to this ambitious company project”, said Chris Berg.

About SYSGO

SYSGO provides OS products and software services for the real-time and embedded market. A differentiating capability is the SSV (Safe and Secure Virtualization) platform PikeOS, a paravirtualization RTOS that is built upon a small, fast, and certified microkernel. It supports the co-existence of independent OS personalities on a single platform, including ELinOS, SYSGO’s embedded Linux distribution. PikeOS is certifiable to safety standards like DO-178B/C, IEC 61508, EN 50128, IEC 62304 or ISO 26262, is MILS compliant, and is currently involved in security CC EAL certification projects. SYSGO supports international customers with services for embedded Linux, real-time capabilities and certification for safety-critical applications. Markets include Aerospace & Defense, Industrial, Automotive, Railway, Medical, Smart Energy, and Security. Customers include Airbus, EADS, Thales, B. Braun, Raytheon, Samsung, Rheinmetall, Rockwell-Collins, Nokia Siemens Network, Miele and Rohde & Schwarz. SYSGO, majority-owned by Thales, has facilities in Germany, France, The Czech Republic, UK and North America, and offers a global distribution and support network, including Europe and the Pacific Rim. For more information please visit www.sysgo.com

Further information

Sysgo

Jacques Brygier

Tel.: +49 (6136) 99480

E-mail: jacques.brygier@sysgo.com

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