Vector Software accelerates growth in Latin America through strategic partnership

November 12, 2012

Vector Software, the leading provider of software solutions for testing safety and business critical applications, announced today a distribution agreement with Anacom Eletrônica Ltda, a leading electronics products distributor in South America. Under the agreement, Anacom will market, distribute, and provide value-added services for Vector Software's VectorCAST software portfolio to customers in Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Columbia, Ecuador, Peru, and Venezuela.

Founded in 1988, Anacom is a well-established solutions provider for the embedded systems market with an extensive customer base. With an emphasis on strong customer service and support, Anacom provides software and services to developers throughout Latin America, including application development, programming, and maintenance.

The agreement with Anacom is part of Vector Software's strategic focus on expanding penetration into key emerging markets.

"South America is one of the fastest-growing markets in the world," said William McCaffrey, Vector Software Chief Operating Officer. "As the leading electronic products distributor in the region, Anacom has the expertise and relationships to successfully sell and support VectorCAST across South America. We are enthusiastic about the ongoing growth in this region".

GNAT Pro's static analysis tools provide a perfect complement to VectorCAST/Ada. The dynamic testing capabilities of VectorCAST/Ada provide users with automated on-target unit/integration test and code coverage to meet strict requirements for Avionics, Industrial Controls, and High Speed Railway.

"We look forward to deepening our relationship with Vector Software," said Rafael Sorice, Director of Business at Anacom Eletrônica. "As distributors for Vector Software, Anacom's expert local sales and technical support teams will help to open new doors and deliver high quality offerings to a wide range of customers."

Press Release: Vector Software announces distributor agreement with Anacom Eletrônica

About Vector Software

Vector Software is the world’s leading provider of software testing solutions for safety and business critical embedded applications. Companies worldwide in the automotive, aerospace, medical devices, industrial controls, rail, and other business critical sectors rely on Vector Software’s VectorCAST™ test solution. The VectorCAST environment enables software development teams to easily automate complex testing tasks to improve software quality, using Test-Driven Development, Continuous Integration, and Change-Based Testing processes to engineer reliable software for accelerated time-to-market release cycles. Vector Software is headquartered in East Greenwich, Rhode Island USA with offices worldwide, and a world-class team of support and technology partners. To learn more, visit: or follow Vector Software on Facebook, Google+, LinkedIn, Twitter, and YouTube.

About Anacom Eletrônica, Ltda.

Founded in 1988, Anacom Eletrônica, offers solutions to the Brazilian market for electronic development with a particular focus on the embedded systems market. Anacom solutions include embedded design services and embedded development tools such as compilers, in-circuit emulators, OSs and RTOSs, embedded boards, and UML tools. As a result of Anacom's skills in hardware design, OS customization, and embedded software development, coupled with 15 years of experience in various embedded market segments, the company's consulting and service department is ready to support Brazilian customers with the best solutions for projects and training. For more information, visit: