College Park, MD – December 12, 2011 - DfR Solutions announced today that ISD Italia has joined forces with DfR Solutions’ North American (NA) sales teams in offering DfR Solutions’ revolutionary automated design analysis tool, ‘Sherlock’. DfR Solutions’ partnership with ISD will strengthen and expand Sherlock’s penetration among European users of EDA/CAD/CAM solutions.

“We are very excited to enter this teaming agreement with ISD,” said Craig Hillman, CEO of DfR Solutions. “ISD’s extensive experience with supporting reliability organizations throughout the Mediterranean market makes them an extremely effective partner in communicating the ability of our Automated Design Analysis™ tool to speed up development and reduce warranty costs.

ISD has over 15 years of experience supplying software solutions to the electronics marketplace in the European Community. Stefano Barbati, General Manager of ISD, said: "We are extremely pleased and eager to be working with DfR Solutions and the Sherlock product. A number of our existing customers have already expressed great interest in the capabilities of this next generation reliability tool. We are looking forward to increasing penetration of Sherlock in our region by demonstrating to our customers the price/performance and value of this revolutionary software."

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