Aprio Establishes Direct Operations in Japan

SANTA CLARA, CA and TOKYO -- (MARKET WIRE) -- Jul 17, 2006 -- Aprio Technologies, the electronic design automation (EDA) industry's technology leader in design-for-manufacturability (DFM) solutions, today announced the opening of its new branch office in Japan, signaling the company's increasing commitment to support advanced IC manufacturers in this region. The company also announced that it has appointed Takahisa Nakao as its Japan sales director.

This announcement follows the recent opening of Aprio's new sales office in Taiwan (see April 17 announcement) and is one more step in the company's global strategy to fully support the emerging advanced semiconductor manufacturing market.

"The Japan market has now grown to a point which requires a direct channel and presence. We are providing DFM solutions that have substantial impact on this market," remarked Mike Gianfagna, president and CEO of Aprio™. "With this new Aprio office in Japan, we will be able to provide superior local support to our Japanese customers."

Nakao, Aprio's new Japan sales director, has 20 years of experience in the EDA and semiconductor industries. Prior to joining Aprio, he was VP of sales at Pacific Design Inc. He has also held sales manager positions at Synopsys Japan and Seiko Instruments Inc.

About Aprio

Founded in 2003 and headquartered in Santa Clara, California, Aprio Technologies Inc. is a leader in design-for-manufacturability (DFM) solutions that ensure successful design and fabrication of nanometer technology semiconductors. At the core of Aprio's offerings is its unique capability to provide correct and accurate information; to designers about manufacturing issues, and to manufacturing engineers about design intent. Aprio's products leverage this capability to help our customers create more reliable and better yielding semiconductors without the need for dramatic changes to their existing design or tapeout flows. For more information, visit Aprio's Web site at www.aprio.com or call +1(408) 855-8088.

© 2006 Aprio Technologies, Inc. All rights reserved. Aprio, the Aprio logo, Halo, Trinity Data Model, Manufacturing-Aware Design, Design-Aware Manufacturing and DFM View are trademarks of Aprio Technologies, Inc.

For more information, contact:

Aprio U.S. PR contact
Eva Kam
Aprio Technologies Inc.
408-855-8088

Email Contact

U.S. PR Agency
Patrick Corcoran
Cain Communications
503-284-1563

Email Contact

Aprio Japan contact
Takahisa Nakao
Aprio Technologies Inc.
+03-5401-0361

Email Contact





Review Article Be the first to review this article
Downstream : Solutuions for Post processing PCB Designs

Aldec Webinar Nov 30

Featured Video
Editorial
Peggy AycinenaWhat Would Joe Do?
by Peggy Aycinena
Computer History Museum: the Future of War is Here
More Editorial  
Jobs
Senior PIC Test Development Engineer for Infinera Corp at Sunnyvale, CA
Senior SW Developer for EDA Careers at San Jose, CA
REVISED***Director Product Line RF/IC for EDA Careers at San Jose, CA
ASIC Design Engineer for Infinera Corp at Sunnyvale, CA
Principal PIC Hardware Controls Engineer for Infinera Corp at Sunnyvale, CA
Upcoming Events
“Empowering Leadership with WIT and WISDOM” at SEMI 673 South Milpitas Blvd. Milpitas CA - Nov 28, 2017
Artificial Intelligence and Convolution Neural Networks Discussion at San Jose State University Student Union Theater San Jose CA - Dec 4, 2017
Silicon Valley's Only Comprehensive Embedded Systems Conference at San Jose Convention Center 150 W. San Carlos St. San Jose CA - Dec 5 - 7, 2017
Oski Technology’s Decoding Formal Club Meeting at The Conference Center San Jose CA - Dec 7, 2017
Verific: SystemVerilog & VHDL Parsers
TrueCircuits: UltraPLL



Internet Business Systems © 2017 Internet Business Systems, Inc.
25 North 14th Steet, Suite 710, San Jose, CA 95112
+1 (408) 882-6554 — Contact Us, or visit our other sites:
AECCafe - Architectural Design and Engineering TechJobsCafe - Technical Jobs and Resumes GISCafe - Geographical Information Services  MCADCafe - Mechanical Design and Engineering ShareCG - Share Computer Graphic (CG) Animation, 3D Art and 3D Models
  Privacy PolicyAdvertise