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MoSys Selects Enterprise Edition of ClioSoft SOS(tm) Hardware Configuration Management Platform to Leverage IP Reuse

ClioSoft, Inc.

FREMONT, Calif., April 6, 2010 – ClioSoft, Inc., the developer of the premier hardware configuration management (HCM) system for the electronics design industry, today announced that MoSys, Inc. (NASDAQ: MOSY), a leading provider of differentiated, high-density memory and high-speed interface (I/O) intellectual property (IP), has selected ClioSoft’s SOS Enterprise Edition hardware configuration management platform for rollout company-wide.

SOS Enterprise Edition addresses the needs of large distributed enterprises by providing integrated data management within existing tool flows, easing management of hierarchically distributed designs, facilitating reuse of intellectual property and ensuring immediate, live, virtual onsite support when needed. Seamlessly integrated with flows such as Cadence’s Virtuoso® AMS and Custom IC Design, Synopsys’ Galaxy Custom Designer, Mentor’s ICstudio, and SpringSoft’s Laker™ Custom Layout Automation System, SOS Enterprise Edition promotes collaboration and enables efficient management of design data from concept to tape-out

“We are using ClioSoft’s SOS viaDFII HCM system to manage our Cadence Virtuoso AMS design data and are very pleased with the productivity improvement we have achieved,” said Samir Mitra, vice president of corporate development at MoSys, Inc . “SOS Enterprise Edition helps us easily partition projects and efficiently reuse IP across multiple projects.”

“We are proud to help the design teams at different sites of MoSys collaborate effectively and be more productive sharing design data and IP across the enterprise,” said Srinath Anantharaman, founder and CEO of ClioSoft.

About MoSys, Inc.

MoSys, Inc. (NASDAQ: MOSY) develops serial chip-to-chip communications solutions that deliver unparalleled bandwidth performance for next generation networking systems and advanced system-on-chip (SoC) designs. MoSys' IP portfolio includes DDR3 PHYs and SerDes IP that support data rates from 1 - 11 Gigabits per second (Gbps) across a variety of standards. In addition, MoSys offers its flagship, patented 1T-SRAM(R) and 1T-Flash(R) memory cores, which offer a combination of high-density, low power consumption, high speed and low cost advantages for high-performance networking, computing, storage and consumer/graphics applications. MoSys IP is production-proven in more than 225 million devices. MoSys is headquartered in Sunnyvale, California. More information is available on MoSys' website at

About ClioSoft:

ClioSoft is the premier developer of hardware configuration management (HCM) solutions. The company's SOS design data collaboration platform is built from the ground up to handle the requirements of hardware design flows. The SOS platform gives design teams the freedom and flexibility to choose the way they work, share and collaborate, enabling efficient management of design data from concept through tape-out and improving global team productivity. Custom engineered adaptors seamlessly integrate SOS with leading design flows – Cadence’s Virtuoso® AMS and Custom IC Design, Synopsys’ Galaxy Custom Designer, Mentor’s ICstudio, and SpringSoft’s Laker™ Custom Layout Automation System. ClioSoft's innovative Universal DM Adaptor technology "future proofs" data management needs by ensuring that data from any flow can be meaningfully managed.

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Source: ClioSoft, Inc.