Mentor Graphics Serves India Market with New Sales and Support Office

9/21/2004 - Mentor Graphics Corporation, a leading provider of electronic design automation (EDA) solutions to the global electronics industry, announced that it has opened a new sales and support facility in Bangalore.

Mentor Graphics has had a presence in India since 1996, with research and development facilities presently located in Noida and Hyderabad. The new office in Bangalore expands that presence with the addition of a 16-member team of direct sales specialists and expert application engineers committed to continuing the Mentor Graphics tradition of five-star industry-leading engineering support.

The Mentor Graphics team in India will address the EDA needs of the major multi-national companies located in India. Gartner Dataquest's most recent report estimates the EDA market in India at over US$32 million in 2003. CG-Corel will continue its present role as distributor for Mentor Graphics products in local, defense, government and educational accounts in India.

Daniel Yang, Mentor Graphics managing director for PacRim, conducted the official facility opening, which was followed by the traditional Indian ceremonial pooja and prayer. "Mentor Graphics is pleased to be expanding further into the vibrant Indian market," he said. "We look forward to serving customers' present needs and helping them resolve future design challenges."

For more information, please contact: Mentor Graphics Sales & Services Pvt. Ltd, #102, 1st Floor, Prestige Loka, #7/1, Brunton Road, Bangalore - 560 001. Tel: +91 80 3051 4000 Fax: +91 90 3051 4004. Email:

About Mentor Graphics
Mentor Graphics Corporation (Nasdaq: MENT) is a world leader in electronic hardware and software design solutions, providing products, consulting services and award-winning support for the world's most successful electronics and semiconductor companies. Established in 1981, the company reported revenues over the last 12 months of about $675 million and employs approximately 3,800 people worldwide. Corporate headquarters are located at 8005 S.W. Boeckman Road, Wilsonville, Oregon 97070-7777; Silicon Valley headquarters are located at 1001 Ridder Park Drive, San Jose, California 95131-2314. World Wide Web site:

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