Intel has made an investment in Microcosm Technologies, a software tools
and services firm. "The investment
capital from Intel will be used to help continue our efforts to develop
premier-quality tools and offer expert professional service
engineering," Michael Jamiolkowski, chief executive officer of Microcosm,
said in a statement. Microcosm has licensed its software to Motorola, Texas
Xerox, among others. Financial terms of the investment were not disclosed.