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Green Hills Software Receives 2006 SD Times Award for Excellence

SANTA BARBARA, CA —June 1, 2006—Green Hills Software Inc., the technology leader in device software optimization (DSO) and real-time operating systems (RTOS), today announced that the SD Times newspaper has selected Green Hills Software for their 2006 SD Times 100 Award for Excellence in the "Embedded and Mobile" category. The SD Times 100 awards recognize the industry’s top leaders, innovators and influencers in 10 different industry segments. Green Hills has won this award three times in the past 4 years in the embedded and mobile category.

"The winners of this year’s SD Times 100 awards have demonstrated their leadership in shaping the software development industry,” said David Rubinstein, editor-in-chief of SD Times. “We took into account each nominee’s products and services, its reputation among development managers, and the new ideas it brought out. These select individuals and organizations are the ones we’ve identified as helping to move the art of development forward.”

The SD Times 100 carefully considers each company’s offerings and reputation and how much attention and conversation they heard around the company and its products and technologies—a sign of leadership within the industry.

"We are very pleased that the SD Times recognized Green Hills for the third time with their SD Times 100 excellence award," said Dan O'Dowd, founder and chief executive officer of Green Hills Software. "This recognition clearly shows the success Green Hills Software has achieved providing our customers with industry-specific device software optimization solutions that adhere to the latest standards and certifications, spanning from the most deeply embedded, cost-sensitive devices to high-end, reliability-critical systems."

About SD Times

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About Green Hills Software

Founded in 1982, Green Hills Software, Inc. is the technology leader in real-time operating systems (RTOS) and device software optimization (DSO) for 32- and 64-bit embedded systems. Our royalty-free INTEGRITY® RTOS, velOSity™ kernel, µ-velOSity™microkernel, compilers, MULTI® and AdaMULTI™ integrated development environments and TimeMachine™ debugger offer a complete development solution that addresses both deeply embedded and high-reliability applications. Green Hills Software is headquartered in Santa Barbara, CA, with European headquarters in the United Kingdom. Visit Green Hills Software on the web at

Green Hills, the Green Hills logo, MULTI, INTEGRITY, velOSity, µ-velOSity, AdaMULTI and TimeMachine, are trademarks or registered trademarks of Green Hills Software, Inc. in the U.S. and/or internationally. All other trademarks are the property of their respective owners.

North American Sales Contact:
Green Hills Software, Inc.
30 West Sola Street,
Santa Barbara, CA 93101,
Tel: 805-965-6044
Fax: 805-965-6343

International Sales Contact:
Green Hills Software Ltd.
Fleming Business Centre
Leigh Road
Hampshire SO50 9PD
Tel: +44 (0)2380 649660
Fax: +44 (0)2380 649661


Media Contacts:
Green Hills Software, Inc.
Barbel French
Tel: 805-965-6044