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Ford Motor Company Ford Motor Company is proud to join AmericaOne as an official sponsor. Ford will provide AmericaOne with world-class capabilities in computational fluid dynamics and finite element modeling for structural analysis of the yacht's rig, hull and appendages. AmericaOne's design program will rely extensively upon Ford's Computer-Aided Engineering (CAE) departments to support the aerodynamic and hydrodynamic components of the boats' design analysis.


Hewlett-Packard Hewlett-Packard Company is a leading global provider of computing, Internet and Intranet solutions, services, communications products and measurement solutions, all of which are recognized for excellence in quality and support. It is the second-largest computer supplier in the world, with computer-related revenue in excess of $35.4 billion in its 1997 fiscal year. HP has 121,900 employees and had revenue of $42.9 billion in its 1997 fiscal year.

In addition to supporting AmericaOne's America's Cup campaign, HP has a long history of involvement in worldwide sporting events dating back to the 1972 Olympics. HP also has supported past America's Cup campaigns, the Tour de France, World Team Tennis, The Tottenham Hotspur Football Club in the UK, Major League Soccer in the United States and the 1998 World Cup in France.


Network Solutions Founded in 1979, Network Solutions, Inc. (NASDAQ: NSOL) pioneered the development of registering Web addresses ending in .com, .net, .org and .edu and is the world's largest Registrar with more than 6.5 million net registrations. Separately, Network Solutions plays a critical role in the infrastructure of the Internet through its Registry business. Network Solutions' Registry customers include all the Registrars of domain names ending in .com, .net and .org. Network Solutions also provides Internet Technology Services that assist large commercial organizations in the evolution and management of their Internet technologies. For more information, see the www.networksolutions.com Web site.

Network Solutions registers the majority of Web addresses worldwide through various channels including nearly 220 companies in over 30 countries in its Premier program and over 30,000 companies in the Affiliate Program. Network Solutions has created value-added small business solutions through agreements with leading companies such as American Express (NYSE: AXP) and Microsoft (NASDAQ: MSFT). Through its Alliance Program, Network Solutions works closely with EarthLink (NASDAQ: ELNK), MindSpring Enterprises, Inc. (NASDAQ: MSPG), Interliant, Inc. (NASDAQ: INIT), ValueWeb (NASDAQ: ESPI) and Interland, Inc. Network Solutions also has entered into marketing agreements with companies like Yahoo! Inc. (NASDAQ: YHOO).



SAIC
Science Applications International Corporation (SAIC), is the largest employee-owned research and engineering company in the United States. Based in San Diego and international in scope, SAIC offers a broad range of expertise in technology development and analysis, systems development and integration, technical support services, and high technology hardware and software products. SAIC has been involved in the America's Cup as a technology partner since 1984, and is the founding technology partner for the AmericaOne Challenge for the America's Cup.



Telcordia Technologies, an SAIC company, provides software, engineering, consulting, and training services to optimize the performance of communication networks worldwide. Telcordia Technologies was created in 1984, employs 6,000 professionals, and has revenues of more than $1 billion. Telcordia (www.telcordia.com) is headquartered in Morristown, NJ, with offices throughout the United States, Europe, Central and South America, and Asia Pacific. For more, click here.

United TechnologiesUnited Technologies With over $25 billion in revenues and 1,900 locations in 183 countries, UTC (NYSE:UTX) provides a broad range of high technology products and support services to the building systems and aerospace industries. The corporation's products include Pratt & Whitney jet engines, Carrier heating and air conditioning systems, Otis elevators and escalators, Sikorsky helicopters, and Hamilton Sundstrand aerospace systems.



Visteon Racing
Visteon Racing will provide AmericaOne with its exclusive Integrated Telemetry Voice Communications (ITVC) system that unites telemetry and voice into a single package. Critical data is transmitted from the AmericaOne to an on-board laptop for the crew and additionally to a Visteon Control Center on land allowing engineers to constantly monitor and predict key performance aspects. Similar to the advanced telemetry currently in use by Visteon Racing's Formula One and CART Championship Cars, AmericaOne will be provided with real-time data of wind direction and speed, temperature, heading and key control surface positions.



 

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