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Aras names Gregory Rasin as Vice President of Engineering

20 Year Enterprise Software Veteran Chosen for Track Record of Success

LAWRENCE, MASS. – June 24, 2005 – Aras Corporation, a premier provider of enterprise product development software solutions for performance driven manufacturers, today announced the appointment of Gregory Rasin as vice president of engineering. Rasin will lead the development organization and oversee the continuing technical advancement of the company’s Aras Innovator™ application framework.

With over 20 years of experience in enterprise software Gregory Rasin brings extensive expertise in all aspects of managing software product development. Throughout his career, Rasin has demonstrated a results-oriented approach to delivering quality products on time and under budget. His track record of success is derived from his ability to build and lead cohesive technical organizations and his understanding of advanced technology architectures.

Most recently he was vice president of engineering for NetView Technologies, a provider of Web-based enterprise business process management software. Previously, Rasin directed development of Pro/INTRALINK® for PTC and led the re-architecting of Computervision’s flagship product.

“Gregory’s proven record of developing products with advanced technologies and his practical approach to managing high-performance engineering teams further strengthens our product group,” said Peter Schroer, President of Aras Corporation. “We are glad to have Gregory on board as we continue to advance our technical leadership with the industry’s only model-based, service-oriented architecture.”

About Aras Corporation Aras Corporation delivers practical, affordable product development software solutions for performance driven manufacturers. Product engineering, quality planning, and program management solutions provide a process-oriented approach to product lifecycle management [PLM] helping companies achieve alignment with customer requirements, ensure new product margins, and shorten development cycles. The underlying Aras Innovator™ application framework is a next generation model-based, service-oriented architecture with unmatched flexibility enabling companies to deploy solutions quickly and adapt easily at a Total Cost of Ownership far lower than conventional enterprise systems. Customers include Rolls-Royce, Freudenberg-NOK, Ingersoll-Rand and ACCO Swingline. Aras is privately held and headquartered in Lawrence, Mass. For additional information call [978] 691-8900 or visit