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MasterControl Joins Autodesk Developer Network

SALT LAKE CITY – August, 13, 2007 –MasterControl Inc. today announced that it has joined the Autodesk Developer Network (ADN), a global association of more than 2,700 technology partners working to create unique enhancements to Autodesk’s manufacturing solutions. MasterControl, a leading provider of GxP process and document management software solutions, will work together with Autodesk for the benefit of life science engineers who are developing new medical devices, biotechnology, and other high-tech products.

“MasterControl and Autodesk share the same goals: help product developers make better products and minimize the obstacles that inevitably arise during the development process,” said Matthew M. Lowe, MasterControl product manager, medical device expert. “We believe that making these two vital solutions interoperable will allow life science engineers to create exciting new products that could otherwise only exist in fiction.”

ADN partners like MasterControl enhance the wide spectrum of interoperable and fully integrated Computer-Assisted Design (CAD) applications utilized throughout the world by every design profession imaginable. Network partners’ new compatible applications are launched every day, extending Autodesk solutions to meet the industry-specific needs of users worldwide.

MasterControl’s GxP process management suite is configurable, easy-to-use, and insures companies’ continuous compliance with regulatory requirements such as ISO standards, FDA regulations, and Sarbanes-Oxley Act. The MasterControl solution automates and effectively manages document control, change control, audits, corrective/preventive action (CAPA), regulatory training, nonconformance disposition, customer complaints, and other GxP processes.

About MasterControl
MasterControl Inc. is a global provider of GxP process and document management software solutions for life science companies. The MasterControl suite is easy to use, easy to deploy, easy to validate, and easy to maintain. It incorporates industry best practices for automating and connecting every stage of the product development cycle, while facilitating regulatory compliance. By combining an integrated platform with a continuum of risk-based software validation products and services, MasterControl drives down the total cost of ownership and enables customers to extend their investment across the enterprise. Hundreds of companies worldwide use MasterControl for easier compliance, faster validation, and better process management. For more information, visit www.mastercontrol.com , or call 800-825-9117.

About Autodesk, Inc.
Autodesk, Inc. is the global leader in 3D and 2D design software for the manufacturing, construction, and media markets. Since the 1982 debut of AutoCAD software, Autodesk has developed an extensive array of state-of-the-art digital prototyping solutions that allow users to visualize their ideas before they are real. Countless companies depend on San Rafael, Calif.-based Autodesk for the tools needed to simulate and analyze real-world performance early in the design process.

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