Belden Joins D -Tools Manufacturer Vantage Point (MVP) Program

D-Tools enhances MVP Program through Partnership with Belden, offering current System Integrator users detailed information about cable, connectivity and networking products product library.

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CONCORD, CA., OCTOBER 25, 2011 - D -Tools, Inc, the worldwide leader in system integration software, today announced that Belden, has joined the D -Tools Manufacturer Vantage Point (MVP) program. Headquartered in St. Louis, Belden produces and sells a comprehensive portfolio of cable, connectivity and networking products into a variety of markets, including industrial, enterprise, broadcast, transportation, energy and consumer electronics

Belden is known for its highly differentiated, high -performance products as well as unsurpassed design and engineering, manufacturing excellence and customer service. In conjunction with its partners, these core strengths enable Belden to create end -to -end signal transmission solutions that meet the most demanding standards for data, sound, and video applications.

"Belden's focus is adding value at all stages of system design." said Dave Geon, Broadcast & AV Sales Director for Belden. "Our value to integrators begins with quality engineered products and continues post -installation through our warranty programs. Our partnership with D -Tools is central to this process, because it provides support during the project proposal stage. We look forward to offering a strong cable, connectivity and networking solution to the D -Tools user community."

The D -Tools Manufacturer Vantage Point (MVP) program is designed to help provide system integrators with the most up -to -date product information to over 3,000 companies using D -Tools System Integrator software. D -Tools MVP members are dedicated to helping companies streamline the design process and making it easier for system integrators and installers to provide accurate proposals to their clients.

"We look forward to soon offering our users Belden's detailed product information. Their award -winning products will be a beneficial addition to our database." said Adam Stone, President of D -Tools. "The new addition of Belden will certainly enhance the MVP Program as a whole and we look forward to this partnership."

About Belden
St. Louis -based Belden Inc. designs, manufactures, and markets cable, connectivity, and networking products in markets including industrial automation, enterprise, transportation, infrastructure, and consumer electronics. It has approximately 6,900 employees, and provides value for industrial automation, enterprise, education, healthcare, entertainment and broadcast, sound and security, transportation, infrastructure, consumer electronics and other industries. Belden has manufacturing capabilities in North America, South America, Europe, and Asia, and a market presence in nearly every region of the world. Belden was founded in 1902, and today is a leader with some of the strongest brands in the signal transmission industry. For more information, visit http://www.belden.com.

About D -Tools, Inc.
D -Tools, founded in 1998 and based in Concord, California, is a worldwide leader in accessible, highly accurate system design and documentation software. The company's flagship product, System Integrator™ (SI), is a total design solution that utilizes Autodesk® AutoCAD and Microsoft® Visio for comprehensive system design, documentation and project management. D -Tools SI allows residential and commercial integrators to streamline their business processes to increase overall revenues while reducing the time and costs associated with the installation and integration of low -voltage systems. Over 3,000 leading companies use D -Tools software to reduce time and costs and streamline the system integration process. D -Tools is a three time recipient of the Consumer Electronics Association's Mark of Excellence Award, multiple recipient of Custom Retailer's Excite Award (2007,2008,2009,2010,2011), Multi -Room Audio Video Awards - Best Installation Aid, National Systems Contractors Association, Sound and Video Contractor's Innovations in Technology for Business Productivity Award and CE Pro's High Impact Award for Design Software.

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