HUNTSVILLE, AL, June 28, 2006 – Intergraph Corporation <NASDAQ: INGR>, a leading global provider of Spatial Information Management (SIM) software, announced today that it has filed patent infringement actions against Fujitsu-Siemens Computers, NEC Corporation, and Toshiba Corporation.
The action against Fujitsu-Siemens was filed in Hamburg, Germany and alleges that certain computer products sold by Fujitsu-Siemens infringe the Company's European Clipper system patent.
The action against NEC and Toshiba was filed in U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California and alleges that certain computer products sold by NEC, Toshiba, and various subsidiaries and affiliates infringe the Company's family of Clipper system patents.Commenting on the announcements, Intergraph CEO & President Halsey Wise said, "We continue to take the necessary actions to defend and enforce our intellectual property as we have in the past. We believe that such licensing and litigation actions are in the best interests of our shareholders.”
Intergraph Corporation (NASDAQ: INGR) is a leading global provider of spatial information management (SIM) software. Security organizations, businesses and governments in more than 60 countries rely on the Company's spatial technology and services to make better and faster operational decisions. Intergraph's customers organize vast amounts of complex data into understandable visual representations, creating intelligent maps, managing assets, building and operating better plants and ships, and protecting critical infrastructure and millions of people around the world. For more information, visit www.intergraph.com
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