February 14, 2005
Digia®Quality Kit to support new features of the Series 60 Platform 3rd Edition
Press release, Helsinki, Cannes, February 14th, 2005 -- Digia Inc. (Digia), a global market leader in Series 60 and Symbian™ OS based software integration services and solutions for smartphones, announced today the availability of Digia®Quality Kit for Series 60 Platform 3rd Edition that Nokia introduced today at 3GSM World Congress 2005.

The announced new edition support by Digia will bring the easiness of testing and measuring of Series 60 software development and integration to a completely new level, by enabling the Series 60 licensees to take full advantage of Digia®Quality Kit in their latest and upcoming phone platform development programs.

The new version of the Digia®Quality Kit is targeted towards smartphone manufacturers utilising Series 60 Platform in their product creation and hence strongly supports Series 60 offering. The new version of the Digia®Quality Kit will fully support the latest Symbian OS and Series 60 3rd Edition related platform security modifications, EKA2 as well as the scalable UI.

Digia’s platform support aims at providing the Series 60 licensees and their development partners with a reliable and widely accepted tool for their upcoming product development; enabling better controllability of project, uniform development practices and, of course, the ability to create automated testing environments. This will result in strong productivity gains for all types of smartphone software creation and project development based on the new edition of the Series 60 Platform.

Digia CTO, Mr. Kai Tulonen, says “Digia®Quality Kit will now be able to ease the Series 60 licensees’ burden related to the testing of phone platform programs and to their integration work, by automating large portion of these tests. The support of Series 60 3rd Edition is a milestone for enlarging our new service offering to terminal manufacturers. As a Series 60 Platform Competence Center, Digia supports Series 60 offering by acting as a complete software solution provider and systems integrator for the handset manufacturers utilising the Series 60 Platform.”

For more information, please contact:

Laurent Chollat, Product Manager, Digia Inc.
Tel. 602, e-mail:

Jarkko Virtanen, Director, Marketing and Communications, Digia Inc.
Tel. 603, e-mail:

About Digia:
Digia is a leading Smartphone Systems Integrator serving handset and hardware manufacturers, and service providers globally. Digia offers its customers qualified contract engineering services and technology solutions for smartphones as well as software platform creation and development. For more information: www.digia.com

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About Digia®QualityKit
Digia®Quality Kit 3.0 is targeted for Symbian OS project managers, software developers and testing engineers. By providing a tool for automated testing, ranging from unit and module up to functional testing, to the Symbian OS software development community, Digia aims at assisting device manufacturers and software developers to achieve both high software quality and time-to-market requirements. * For further information regarding the availability of the product, please contact .

About Series 60:
The Series 60 Platform, built on the Symbian OS, is currently the leading smartphone platform in the world. It is licensed by some of the foremost mobile phone manufacturers in the world including LG Electronics, Lenovo, Nokia, Panasonic, Samsung, Sendo and Siemens. The flexibility of the Series 60 Platform allows for various hardware designs and software configurations. This is demonstrated through the multitude of Series 60 based phones available already on the market. Through its award winning user interface, extensive support for new mobile services and the innovation potential for partner solutions, the Series 60 Platform provides an open and scalable business opportunity to mobile operators and 3rd party developers.

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