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iRunway expands US operations with a new delivery center in the Silicon Valley

AUSTIN, Texas (US), May 10th, 2010 - iRunway, a technology and litigation consulting firm, today announced the expansion of its US operations with the opening of a new delivery center in Palo Alto, California.

The new delivery center will serve a growing roster of clients in California, as well as clients from other regions who seek resource flexibility and time-zone advantages of near-shoring.

"The iRunway team has successfully provided Brocade with a suite of IP analysis and research services, and a unique commitment to customer satisfaction," said James E. Parsons, Senior Director - IP, Brocade Communications Systems, Inc. "We are pleased with iRunway's increased investment in California and the commitment to grow its local presence."

"Since opening our first US office in Austin, TX in 2009, we have steadily grown our customer footprint in the United States. California is the breeding ground for technology and intellectual property investments in the US and this new center, in the heart of Silicon Valley, will help us sustain our growth momentum," said Ravi Upadrashta, Chief Executive Officer, iRunway. "Our delivery center in Palo Alto will also strengthen our unique combination of strong local relationship management and global sourcing capabilities."

"From a litigation standpoint, California is an important market for us. Our presence will support new business and partnership opportunities and, more importantly, help us best serve our clients in the region, said Animesh Kumar, Chief Operating Officer, iRunway. "We began working with firms in Silicon Valley early in 2009, and our investments over the past year have helped us dramatically grow these relationships."

About iRunway

iRunway helps corporations and law firms unlock and protect the value of patents. We combine deep technology expertise with practical business insight to monetize patent portfolios and profoundly improve litigation outcomes. Learn how our proven consulting model and in-depth analysis contribute to significant courtroom victories and favorable settlements for our clients at www.i-Runway.com

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