The Adeneo Embedded Consistent Excellence is Recognized Again at the 2011 EMEA Windows Embedded Channel and Partner Summit

For the 5th year in a row, Adeneo Embedded was recognized by Microsoft in both Americas and Europe for its strong commitment to supporting Windows Embedded technologies

Bellevue, WA, USA, and Ecully, France, October 24th, 2011 – Adeneo Embedded, a Windows Embedded Gold Partner earned its 5th consecutive Windows Embedded Partner Excellence Award for 2011 in both Europe and the Americas.

The Windows Embedded Partner Excellence Awards are given annually to recognize visionary organizations around the world that use Windows Embedded technology in innovative and creative ways.

Windows Embedded Excellence award - “Advocacy” Category

This award acknowledges the Adeneo Embedded exceptional commitment to excellence and the fostering of resilient partnerships by providing robust contributions and solutions supporting Windows Embedded technologies for its customers. Highlights of these solutions include:

- Release of Windows Embedded Compact 7 BSPs for multiple Silicon Vendors, including Texas Instruments, Freescale and Intel, with a total of 16 different architectures being supported,

- Delivered multiple Windows Embedded trainings, workshops or technical sessions at events, in collaboration with Windows Embedded distributors such as Arrow Electronics, Avnet Embedded and Silica in the Americas and EMEA, as well as leading Silicon Vendor partners,

- Technical excellence in supporting customers with the implementation of connectivity and multimedia features of Windows Embedded based devices, such as advanced user interface using Silverlight for Windows Embedded or embedded device integration within the Cloud as “intelligent systems”.

“ The continuous recognition at the Microsoft Windows Embedded Excellence Award ceremonies for the past 5 years both for Europe and Americas confirms further the value of our business model highly focused on win-win collaboration with the Windows Embedded ecosystem of partners, including distributors and leading Silicon Vendors. Through strategic engagements with Arrow and Avnet in EMEA and the Americas, we provide a unique global support infrastructure to OEMs and Enterprise customers for the development of Windows Embedded based devices.” Yannick Chammings, Chief Executive Officer - Adeneo Embedded

“ We’re pleased to recognize Adeneo Embedded as a recipient of a Windows Embedded Partner Excellence Award for the fifth year in a row. This collaboration with Adeneo Embedded builds upon Microsoft’s vision for the evolution of intelligent systems by helping Adeneo customers capture the full potential of connectivity and data in the enterprise.” Valerie Olague, Group Regional Marketing Manager - Windows Embedded at Microsoft

" Adeneo Embedded is a long-standing strategic partner of Arrow's embedded computing business. Adeneo Embedded’s engagements, with both silicon vendors and OEMs, give them unique insight on both design best practices and embedded industry trends. As a member of the Arrow’s Engineering Consulting Services program, Adeneo Embedded will play a key role in supporting our customers well into the future." David West, Vice President of Supplier Marketing and Asset - Arrow Electronics, Inc

“ Adeneo Embedded continues to build a strong reputation for its software design services. On behalf of Avnet, we’d like to extend our congratulations to Adeneo Embedded for this milestone achievement. We look forward to providing more value-added services and support to our mutual customers for years to come.” Chuck Kostalnick, Senior Vice President - Avnet Embedded Americas