UGS to Acquire D-Cubed; Acquisition to Expand UGS Position as PLM Industry's Principal Supplier of State-of-the-Art Component Software Technology

PLANO, Texas and CAMBRIDGE, England -- UGS, a leading global provider of product lifecycle management (PLM) software and services, today announced a definitive agreement to acquire D-Cubed, Ltd., a Cambridge, England-based supplier of embedded technology used by virtually all of the world's leading computer-aided design (CAD) application developers.