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Buffalo Grove, IL, February 7, 2006 — Computer Aided Technology, Inc. (CATI) received the Top SOLIDWORKS Subscription Award for Resellers in North America at the SOLIDWORKS World International User Conference and Exposition held in Las Vegas, NV. A top reseller of SOLIDWORKS software, CATI supports customers in Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Upper Michigan and Wisconsin.

SOLIDWORKS Corporation also recognized CATI as a Charter Reseller of SOLIDWORKS software, the company being one of a small group of resellers that joined the network before the first production release of SOLIDWORKS. CATI strives to continuously improve its services to the community by offering online customer support, technical webcasts and informative events on an ongoing basis.

” CATI has always worked closely with its customers and the technical staff is committed to making sure engineers and designers get the most out of their investment in SOLIDWORKS,” commented Richard Werneth, president, CATI. “Recent improvements, such as our online customer support and expanded facility in Buffalo Grove, reflect CATI’s dedication to the SOLIDWORKS community. As one of the original resellers of SOLIDWORKS software, we look forward to a continued partnership that will provide engineers with the most powerful technology solutions available.”

“CATI was one of the first resellers in the world to partner with SOLIDWORKS Corporation,” said Bertrand Sicot, vice president North American sales, SOLIDWORKS Corporation. “From the beginning, CATI’s focus was to deliver the highest level of customer support and continued innovation to SOLIDWORKS users – that mission continues in their work today. When SOLIDWORKS Corporation was founded, one of its key goals was to build a first-class reseller channel and CATI represents one of the best within that community.”

About CATI
Computer Aided Technology, Inc. (CATI), headquartered in Buffalo Grove, IL, provides the Midwest with six full-service facilities, supporting Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Michigan and Wisconsin. CATI creates competitive advantage for manufacturing clients by leveraging an industry-experienced team and leading technology solutions. CATI is the Nation’s original SOLIDWORKS Reseller and a Top Reseller of SOLIDWORKS in the Midwest. CATI is dedicated to providing comprehensive solutions to engineering, manufacturing, and educational sectors and offers a full suite of SOLIDWORKS Solution Partner technologies including CAD, CAE, CAID, CAM, ECAD, and PDM solutions. For the latest news from CATI, visit the company’s website at or contact a representative at 888-308-2284.

About SOLIDWORKS Corporation

SOLIDWORKS Corporation, a Dassault Systèmes S.A. (Nasdaq: DASTY, Euronext Paris: #13065, DSY.PA) company, develops and markets software for design, analysis, and product data management. It is the leading supplier of CAD software, helping hundreds of thousands of users speed next-generation products to market around the world. With SOLIDWORKS software, designers excel at their jobs and make their companies more successful by bringing designs to life. For the latest news, information, or an online demonstration, visit the company’s Web site ( ) or call 1-800-693-9000 (outside of North America, call +1-978-371-5000).