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Rave Computing Rounds Out Nallatech's Channel Partner Program For 2005; Will provide integration services expertise for FPGA-based systems

Nallatech, Inc.

Baltimore, MD-Nallatech, a leading supplier of FPGA high-performance computing solutions, announced today the addition of Rave Computer Association, Inc. as the most recent member of its Channel Partner Program for 2005. Rave is Nallatech's preferred integration services partner in North America, supplying complete support services for the delivery of high-performance computing and high-performance embedded computing systems.

Rave Computer will engage with Nallatech customers, channel partners and resellers, offering support capabilities for integrated subsystems, both embedded and server-based. With an active customer base of several thousand including many of the Fortune 500 companies, Rave has provided hardware and software solutions to meet diverse computer industry requirements through integration, customization and value-added services since its founding in 1988. Rave assists original equipment manufacturers, systems integrators, military prime contractors, independent software vendors, and application service providers by designing, integrating and deploying customized computer solutions.

"Rave is ready to bring support and integration capabilities to Nallatech and their partners. With our experience we are confident we can support that channel and help satisfy all the development needs for whole system installations," said Rick Darter, President/CEO, Rave Computer. "We look forward to working with Nallatech, helping to fulfill their vision for reconfigurable computing and delivering industry-specific support services."

"Nallatech's collaboration with Rave will support our shared goals for delivering whole COTS solutions and services to our partners and customers in various high-performance embedded and server-based market segments," said Ed Hennessy, V.P. North American Operations, Nallatech. "The combination of Rave and Nallatech will create subsystems that are certified for military and defense use and ready for full deployment."

Rave is the latest company to join Nallatech's Channel Partner Program, which started in 2005. Other channel partners include ACT/Technico, Electronic Manufacturers Agents (EMA), NextCom, R Associates and Third Wave Solutions. In 2005, Nallatech also announced a collaborative arrangement with Starbridge Systems and a strategic relationship agreement with SGI.

Nallatech's Channel Partner Program offers geographic and OEM distribution contracts to qualified companies that market to the oil and gas – geophysical; defense and military; homeland security; bioinformatics; medical imaging and data distribution and visualization systems sectors for distribution of FPGA systems and reconfigurable computing hardware/software, the most advanced solutions available on the market.

About Nallatech

Nallatech is the world's leading supplier of high-performance COTS FPGA Solutions. Nallatech designs and manufactures high-performance FPGA embedded products, in form factors such as PCI, VME, cPCI, PCI-X and PCI-104. Customers benefit from lower costs, reduction in size, weight and power and improved performance in end markets including, defense, communications and energy and science. Headquartered in Glasgow, Scotland, its wholly-owned subsidiary

Nallatech Inc. has U.S. group offices in Baltimore and regional offices in Phoenix, Philadelphia and Boston. Nallatech has six operating locations worldwide and international partner sales offices in seven countries.

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About Rave Computer Association, Inc.

Rave Computer Association, Inc., a privately held company based in Sterling Heights, Michigan, provides ruggedized SPARC(R)-, Intel(R)-, and AMD-based computer systems, along with storage, backup, and turnkey solutions that meet customers' diverse requirements. Rave's unique services enable customers to enjoy tailored levels of customization and support that match their needs. Visit for more information, or call (800) 966-7283.

Source: Nallatech, Inc.