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ABB Inc.

www.abb.com

ABB is a global leader in power and automation technologies that enable utility and industry customers to improve their performance while lowering environmental impact.

Advanced Micro Devices

http://www.amd.com

Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. or AMD is an American multinational semiconductor company based in Sunnyvale, California, that develops computer processors and related technologies for commercial and consumer markets. Its main products include microprocessors, motherboard chipsets, embedded processors and graphics processors for servers, workstations and personal computers, and embedded systems applications.

Analog Devices, Inc.

http://www.analog.com

Analog Devices, Inc. defines innovation and excellence in signal processing. ADI's analog, mixed-signal, and digital signal processing (DSP) integrated circuits (IC) play a fundamental role in converting, conditioning, and processing real-world phenomena such as light, sound, temperature, motion, and pressure into electrical signals to be used in a wide array of electronic equipment.

Duke Energy

http://www.duke-energy.com/

Duke Energy is one of the largest electric power companies in the United States, supplying and delivering energy to approximately 4 million U.S. customers. They have approximately 35,000 megawatts of electric generating capacity in the Carolinas and the Midwest, and natural gas distribution services in Ohio and Kentucky. Duke Energy commercial and international businesses own and operate diverse power generation assets in North America and Latin America, including a portfolio of renewable energy assets.

GridCo

http://www.gridcosystems.com/

Gridco Systems is a provider of intelligent utility-scale power distribution solutions designed to address the evolving demands of the 21st century electric grid.

IBM

http://www.ibm.com

International Business Machines (IBM) is an American multinational technology and consulting firm headquartered in Armonk, New York. IBM manufactures and sells computer hardware and software, and it offers infrastructure, hosting and consulting services in areas ranging from mainframe computers to nanotechnology.

Mentor Graphics

http://www.mentor.com/

Mentor Graphics® is a leader in electronic design automation. We enable companies to develop better electronic products faster and more cost-effectively. Our innovative products and solutions help engineers conquer design challenges in the increasingly complex worlds of board and chip design.

MIT Lincoln Labs

http://www.ll.mit.edu/

The MIT Lincoln Laboratory, located in Lexington, Massachusetts, is a United States Department of Defense research and development center chartered to apply advanced technology to problems of national security. Research and development activities focus on long-term technology development as well as rapid system prototyping and demonstration. These efforts are aligned within key mission areas. The laboratory works with industry to transition new concepts and technology for system development and deployment.

Progress Energy

http://www.Progress-Energy.com

Progress Energy, headquartered in Raleigh, N.C., is a Fortune 500 energy company with more than 22,000 megawatts of generation capacity and approximately $10 billion in annual revenues. Progress Energy includes two major electric utilities that serve about 3.1 million customers in the Carolinas and Florida.

Rambus

http://www.rambus.com/

Rambus specializes in the development and innovation of technologies that enhance the end-user experience of electronic systems.

Tekelec

http://www.tekelec.com

Tekelec solutions deliver a unique network intelligence layer allowing service providers to both manage and monetize the explosive growth in mobile data traffic and multimedia applications. We provide solutions that measure the subscriber’s quality of experience and then set policies to dynamically tune or balance traffic to improve the subscriber experience. Our solutions enable billions of subscribers and devices to intelligently connect to the Web, talk, and text over any network.