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GRAITEC Advance software suite has received the Microsoft certification for Windows 7 compliancy

Paris, France, October 29th, 2009 - GRAITEC, a major worldwide developer for structural analysis and detailing software, announces that the latest release of its software suite GRAITEC Advance 2010 has passed the entire set of Microsoft-designed tests on Windows 7 compatibility and received the "Compatible with Windows 7" official logo.

GRAITEC Advance 2010 is compatible with Windows 7
The Windows 7 logo program aims to help customers make better purchase decisions by identifying products that are both easy to install and reliable on PCs running Windows 7.

Being entitled to carry the Windows 7 compliant logo, the 2010 version of GRAITEC Advance products meet Windows 7's compatibility and performance standards, providing customers with improved performance, enhanced security, full support for 64-bit computing and many innovative user interface features.

Francis Guillemard, CEO of GRAITEC, comments, "We are proud to be among the first in the CAD and analysis software industry to receive the Windows 7 certification. This is a guarantee for our clients that our products are able to take advantage of the usability, security and performance gains within the new Windows 7 environment. Since May 2009 GRAITEC is also a Microsoft Gold Certified Partner - a status that ensures the Microsoft support for extending and updating our technical expertise."

Ionel DRAGU, Manager of GRAITEC Romania, R&D department of GRAITEC Group, adds: "The Windows 7 certifications for GRAITEC Advance software acknowledge our professionalism and the high quality of our products and services based on Microsoft technologies. It is the result of GRAITEC's sustained efforts to continually improve and develop our software suite to meet and exceed our customers needs."

Founded in 1986, GRAITEC is a major software developer for civil engineering offering a Building Information Modeling (BIM) system that automates the entire structural process. Used by more than 30,000 professionals worldwide, GRAITEC solutions have helped in creating outstanding projects: Cœur Défense tower, Stade de France stadium, Cairo Subway, London Eye (Millenium Wheel), Düsseldorf International Airport, Băneasa Shopping City in Bucharest, Milano Fair, etc. The GRAITEC Group has more than 260 employees working in 12 companies (France, Germany, Spain, Czech Republic, Romania, Russia, United Kingdom, Canada and USA). GRAITEC also manages an international network of more than 30 resellers.
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