Altiva Software to Exhibit at BE 2007 and Give Away a Sony Laptop

April 20, 2007 (Houston, TX) — Altiva Software announces that it will have a booth in the exhibition area of the BE (Bentley Empowered) Conference 2007 in Los Angeles, California, April 29 - May 2. Altiva, a Bentley Development Network partner, will be discussing and demonstrating the value of CADconform, its software product that promotes and enforces 100% conformance to CAD standards.

Altiva will be giving away a brand new Sony VIAO laptop.

This state-of-the art laptop features an Intel Dual-Core processor, 1 GB of memory, 80 GB SATA hard drive, 15.4" WXGA widescreen, built-in wireless, and Windows Vista Premium.

Individuals wishing to register to win the laptop, should visit the Altiva booth and complete a brief survey with an Altiva representative. The winner will be announced at the end of the conference on May 2. Individuals need not be present to win. This is the third laptop Altiva Software has given out at a conference. See the recent Daratech and Autodesk University winners.

About the Bentley Empowered Conference

The BE Conference is a once-a-year learning event for users of Bentley products and their managers who come from a variety of industries including architecture, engineering, facilities management, manufacturing, departments of transportation, other government agencies and more. These professionals gather together to enhance their skills and expand their knowledge about Bentley products, Development Network partner products such as CADconform, and best practices and business trends relevant to their industries. More than 2,000 attendees are expected to participate this year.

"We are pleased to be a partner in the Bentley Development Network and to be exhibiting at the BE Conference 2007," said Altiva Software CEO Philip Hurlston. "Being a partner in the network has been crucial in keeping the development of CADconform current with the capabilities of MicroStation. We look forward to demonstrating the added value that CADconform provides."

Altiva Software will be strategically located in booth #8, across from the HP booth. For more information about BE 2007, please visit the BE Conference site.

About CADconform and Altiva Software

CADconform® is a software add-on that works seamlessly between AutoCAD® and MicroStation® to promote and enforce 100% conformance to CAD standards. It is the only product of its kind that provides an encrypted, tamper-proof electronic seal ensuring data integrity and user confidence.

Properly enforced CAD standards provide strategic business value including: re-use of intellectual property stored in drawings, better interoperability and project management, and significant cost-savings and contributions to HS&E.

Altiva Software is the only company dedicated to 100% conformance to CAD standards. It is headquartered in Houston, Texas, with offices in Germany and Australia.

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CADconform is a registered trademark of Altiva Software, Inc. AutoCAD is a registered trademark of Autodesk, Inc. MicroStation is a registered trademark of Bentley Systems, Inc.