BittWare Expands Technical Management Team

NH-based BittWare, the leading supplier of hybrid and FPGA-computing digital signal processing COTS solutions, has added two new members to its already impressive engineering team: Steve Klonsky as Director of Product Development, and Chad Hamilton as Manager of Applications Engineering

Concord, nH – June 12, 2008 – NH-based BittWare, the leading supplier of hybrid and FPGA-computing digital signal processing COTS solutions, has added two new members to its already impressive engineering team: Steve Klonsky as Director of Product Development, and Chad Hamilton as Manager of Applications Engineering. Klonsky and Hamilton, two experienced and successful professionals will be vital to BittWares continued growth.

“BittWares grown tremendously in the past few years,” stated Jeffry Milrod, President & CEO of BittWare. “We needed to add some seasoned technical professions to ensure the timely development and deployment of leading-edge products. Our ability to attract such outstanding talent as Steve and Chad is a testimony to our company, our direction, and our engineering team.”

As Director of Product Development, Mr. Klonsky will leverage his 28 years of experience in managing product development for embedded COTS signal processing for defense and telecommunications applications. Steve will oversee all aspects of BittWares product design and development, from initial product specification all the way through to general product availability.

Prior to working at BittWare, Klonsky was a DSP Project Manager at Curtiss Wright Controls Embedded Computing (CWCEC) where he led the development of advanced DSP products for defense and aerospace applications. Prior roles include Engineering Director at Tellabs and Engineering Manager at Pulsecom. Steve holds an electrical engineering degree from George Washington University in Washington, DC, and completed graduate studies with a Masters of Science in Telecommunications from George Mason University in Fairfax, VA.

Chad Hamilton, in his position as Manager of Applications Engineering at BittWare, will be responsible for leading the entire Applications Engineering team in both pre-sales and post-sales support of BittWares customers.

Prior to working at BittWare, Hamilton spent four years as a dedicated ALTERA Field Applications Engineer at Arrow Electronics, and has nine years of FPGA and ASIC design experience working for such companies as Cabletron, Northchurch Communications, and AMCC. Chad holds an electrical engineering degree from the University of New Hampshire in Durham, NH.

About BittWare, Inc.

Founded in 1989, BittWare, Inc. is the leading designer and manufacturer of ruggedizable and commercial FPGA computing and hybrid (FPGA+DSP) digital signal processing board-level solutions based on Alteras FPGAs. Their boards provide innovative Commercial Off-The-Shelf (COTS) and application-specific solutions for high-performance, real-time digital signal processing and I/O applications. BittWares product offering addresses OEM needs from prototype-to-production and span a variety of platforms, including AdvancedMC, VME, CompactPCI, PMC, PCI, PC/104, PC/104-Plus, and standalone. For more information on BittWare and its innovative digital signal processing solutions, visit www.bittware.com.