SlickEdit Gains Momentum with its Multi-Language Code Editors
Continued growth in customers and revenue give SlickEdit its best year ever

Morrisville, NC—February 28, 2005 — SlickEdit Inc., provider of the essential development tools with the most advanced code editors available, announced today that it continues to gain momentum with an 18% increase in revenue and more than 1400 new customers added in 2004. The record year can be attributed to several product achievements and enhancements as well as the addition of 6 new OEMs licensing SlickEdit technology.

SlickEdit had 3 major releases during 2004. Visual SlickEdit v9 brought to market the first commercial software product to deliver editor-based C++ refactoring. Another first for SlickEdit was the release of Visual SlickEdit for Mac OS X, providing Mac developers with a powerful new development tool. The SlickEdit Plug-in for Eclipse was also released, providing a robust set of timesaving editing features for developers using Eclipse 3.0.

The strength of these new releases allowed SlickEdit to increase its footprint in the following key industries: Telecommunications, Aerospace & Defense, High Tech & Electronics, Financial Services, Pharmaceutical, Gaming & Entertainment, and Manufacturing.

“More programmers are choosing SlickEdit’s development tools than ever before,” said Bob Bradley, Vice President of Sales and Business Development. “Even as the large IDEs add more broad based functionality, SlickEdit continues to provide programmers with critical advanced editing functionality. We take great pride in providing the developer community with the most advanced editing tools available on the market today.”

About SlickEdit Inc.
SlickEdit Inc. provides software developers with multi-language development tools and the most advanced code editors available. Proven on Windows, Linux, UNIX and Mac OS X platforms, SlickEdit products enable even the most accomplished developers to code faster and meet increasingly aggressive deadlines. For more information about SlickEdit and free trial downloads, please visit www.slickedit.com.


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