27 November 2006

UGS Launches Industry-Focused Web Site

FOR RELEASE Monday, November 27, 2006

PLANO, Texas – UGS Corp., a leading global provider of product lifecycle management (PLM) software and services, today announced the launch of its new industry-focused web site, http://www.ugs.com/industries/ that showcases unmatched vertical market expertise and dedicated industry solutions. The new web site provides customers with comprehensive, industry-specific content to address critical business challenges related to product development and innovation processes.

“This new site ties UGS’ expansive and deep industry knowledge directly to key business requirements and PLM initiatives essential to competing in today’s global economy,” said Dick Slansky, senior analyst for PLM & Discrete Industries at ARC Advisory Group. “UGS is clearly leveraging their domain expertise across a number of vertical industries and is channeling this knowledge into each industry site. This provides their customers with a content rich environment targeted to the PLM requirements, technologies and business practices for each specific industry. Given the breadth and depth of the content, these sites represent a very valuable resource for UGS customers, providing a clear and relevant connection between UGS solutions and the specific needs, issues and challenges of each distinct industry.”

While UGS has business initiatives in a wide range of industries, the new web site features eight initial industry sections: Aerospace & Defense, Automotive & Transportation, Consumer Products, Government & Public Services, Healthcare, High Tech & Electronics, Machinery & Industrial Products and Retail & Apparel. Within each industry section, customers can access a wide array of industry-specific information including strategic UGS white papers, third-party research and trend papers, customer case studies, industry news and event listings. The site also features key product and solution brochures, demonstrations and a unique search tool that enables customers to explore UGS® solutions by business requirements, PLM initiatives or hot topics.

“Combining extensive industry knowledge, best practices and experience with leading industry-specific technology solutions is key to UGS’ ability to help customers generate high-impact results and one of the main reasons customers select us as their partner of choice,” said Leif Pedersen, vice president, Industry Marketing, UGS. “Creating this site was just one more way for us to demonstrate our unparalleled understanding of, and commitment to, the industries we serve.”

About UGS

UGS is a leading global provider of product lifecycle management (PLM) software and services with nearly 4 million licensed seats and 46,000 customers worldwide. Headquartered in Plano, Texas, UGS’ vision is to enable a world where organizations and their partners collaborate through global innovation networks to deliver world-class products and services while leveraging UGS’ open enterprise solutions, fulfilling the mission of enabling them to transform their process of innovation.

Note: UGS and Transforming the process of innovation are trademarks or registered trademarks of UGS Corp. or its subsidiaries in the United States and in other countries. All other trademarks, registered trademarks or service marks belong to their respective holders.

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