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Green Hills Software Selected by Raytheon for 2006 Supplier Excellence Award

Recognized for Quality, Delivery Performance, Customer Satisfaction and Total Business and Financial Health

SANTA BARBARA, CA—June 5, 2007—Green Hills Software, Inc., the technology leader in device software optimization (DSO) and real-time operating systems (RTOS), was presented on May 9 with Raytheon’s 2006 supplier excellence award. Raytheon Space and Airborne Systems (SAS) awarded seven companies with this honor. Green Hills Software, which supplies its INTEGRITY family of operating systems and MULTI software development tools to Raytheon, was joined by suppliers of precision parts, electronic-mechanical components, machining services, power supplies and converters, and shock and vibration isolators.

"These awards are special because in our business, stakes are high," said Dina Hyde, vice president for supply chain management at Space and Airborne Systems. "Men and women in uniform depend on our products to work every time in critical and dangerous missions. Just as we commit to the highest standards of excellence and Mission Assurance in serving our customers, we expect the same from our suppliers. Our honorees demonstrated that commitment throughout 2006."

For more than a decade, Green Hills Software has provided systems for mission-critical product lines within Raytheon. The contributions of Green Hills Software include software development tools, operating systems and related middleware, and certification and other consulting services. These solutions translate into enhanced productivity for Raytheon software developers, and, ultimately, reduced risk, cost and schedule for the Raytheon SAS Programs.

“We are proud to be the software supplier selected by Raytheon for this prestigious award,” commented Dan O’Dowd, founder and chief executive officer of Green Hills Software. “Raytheon’s supplier awards illustrate the power of long-term partnerships in which organizations work together to ensure the optimal application of technology and expertise for the benefit of mankind.”

About Raytheon Space and Airborne Systems
Raytheon Space and Airborne Systems is a leading provider of sensor systems giving military forces the most accurate and timely actionable intelligence available for the network-centric battlefield. With 2006 revenues of $4.3 billion and 12,000 employees, SAS is headquartered in El Segundo, Calif. Additional facilities are in Goleta, Calif.; Forest, Miss.; Dallas, McKinney and Plano, Texas; and several international locations.

Raytheon Company, with 2006 sales of $20.3 billion, is a technology leader specializing in defense, homeland security and other government markets throughout the world. With a history of innovation spanning 85 years, Raytheon provides state-of-the-art electronics, mission systems integration and other capabilities in the areas of sensing; effects; and command, control, communications and intelligence systems, as well as a broad range of mission support services. With headquarters in Waltham, Mass., Raytheon employs 73,000 people worldwide.

About Green Hills Software
Founded in 1982, Green Hills Software, Inc. is the technology leader in device software optimization (DSO) and real-time operating systems (RTOS) for 32- and 64-bit embedded systems. Our royalty-free INTEGRITY® and velOSity™ real-time operating systems, µ-velOSity™ microkernel, compilers, MULTI® and AdaMULTI™ integrated development environments and TimeMachine™ tool suite 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 at

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

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

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