JetBrains Continues Expansion in US with New Development Office in Boston

Creators of IntelliJ IDEA Tap Intellectual Power of Area Resources

SAN MATEO, California, February 02, 2004 - JetBrains, Inc., creators of intelligent application development tools, today announced the opening of a development office in Boston, Massachusetts, continuing the company's expansion into North America. JetBrains selected Boston for its global reputation for technological innovation and thought leadership, as well as the area's unparalleled source of top intellectual talent from which to draw. Boston is home to Boston College, Boston University, Brandeis University, Harvard University, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Northeastern University, Tufts University and University of Massachusetts Boston, and many other excellent technical schools and training centers.

"Boston's vast concentration of academic and technical resources allows us to expand our team of top-quality developers," said Eugene Belyaev, President and Chief Technology Officer of JetBrains, Inc. "We often find people who would be strong additions to our team but cannot move to Prague or St. Petersburg. This new developer facility will allow us to attract and tap into the talented US developer pool in supporting our growing US customer base."

About JetBrains, Inc.

JetBrains, Inc. is a technology-leading software development firm specializing in the creation of intelligent development tools. The company is widely known for its innovative, unsurpassed Java integrated development environment, IntelliJ IDEA (see details on the Web at http://www.jetbrains.com/idea/). JetBrains, Inc. maintains its headquarters in Prague, Czech Republic, with its R&D lab located in St. Petersburg, Russia and its new Boston, Massachusetts facility. For more information, see http://www.jetbrains.com.

IntelliJ and IntelliJ IDEA are trademarks or registered trademarks of JetBrains, Inc. Java, J2EE are trademarks or registered trademarks of Sun Microsystems. All other trademarks are the properties of their respective owners.

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Ann.Oreshnikova@jetbrains.com