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Smith Micro Introduces A New Way To Find, Manage And Share Multimedia Content

Apr 01, 2009
Social Media and Cloud Computing Technology to Enhance QuickLink Media Capabilities

CTIA Wireless 2009 - Las Vegas, NV - Smith Micro Software, Inc. (NASDAQ:SMSI), a leading developer and marketer of software solutions and services for the mobility market, today introduced a new product suite from its QuickLink Media product family. This new enhanced web-based technology is a web application for finding, managing, sharing and playing multimedia files that extend media management into the online realm.

The new QuickLink Media technologies enable "cloud" services and include a full media player and management solution that is hosted and accessible via any popular browser on the user's PC, internet-ready TV or favorite mobile device. Additional capabilities for sharing media via Instant Messaging and Social Network services allow users to enjoy, consume and share their media experience in a unique and social way.

A part of Smith Micro's strategy to bring this new technology to market was its acquisition of MxPlay Inc., a San Francisco based innovator in the social media field. The MxPlay technologies will be combined with the Smith Micro Multimedia portfolio to offer mobile operators, cable MSO's and online service providers a comprehensive suite of mobile, PC and web enabled solutions providing their users with the ability to play and sync data over-the-air or via side loading for mobile to computer.

"This acquisition extends the rich portfolio of Smith Micro multimedia offerings helping our customers support their convergence strategies for services that will be universally available on mobile devices, personal computers and the TV, adding a unique and new business value for our customers." said William W. Smith Jr., President and CEO of Smith Micro Software, "With the MxPlay acquisition, these "cloud services" and social media capabilities,combined with our Multimedia and convergence offerings, create an unrivaled portfolio of products and services to address this rapidly emerging marketplace."

Smith Micro recognizes the importance of the cloud phenomenon and cloud based computing solutions that embody a new class of software, new approaches to infrastructure, new delivery models and new business value for customers worldwide.

About Smith Micro Software, Inc.:

Smith Micro Software, Inc., headquartered in Aliso Viejo, California, with offices in Europe and Asia, develops mobile connectivity solutions that enable people to connect, share, distribute and manage information over wireless and wired networks. Smith Micro's complete lines of products are available through Smith Micro's Wireless, OEM, and Enterprise Sales groups and direct from its websites, retail and value-added resellers (VARs). Smith Micro's common stock trades on the NASDAQ Global Market under the symbol SMSI. For more information, please visit: http://www.smithmicro.com.

Safe Harbor Statement: This release may contain forward-looking statements that involve risks and uncertainties, including without limitation forward-looking statements relating to the company's net revenues guidance for fiscal 2009, its financial prospects and other projections of its performance, the company's ability to increase its business and the anticipated timing and financial performance of its new products and potential acquisitions. Among the important factors that could cause actual results to differ materially from those expressed or implied in the forward-looking statements are changes in demand for the company's products from its customers and their end-users, new and changing technologies, customer acceptance of those technologies, new and continuing adverse economic conditions, and the company's ability to compete effectively with other software companies. These and other factors discussed in the company's filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission, including its filings on Forms 10-K and 10-Q, could cause actual results to differ materially from those expressed or implied in any forward-looking statements. The forward-looking statements contained in this release are made on the basis of the views and assumptions of management regarding future events and business performance as of the date of this release, and the company does not undertake any obligation to update these statements to reflect events or circumstances occurring after the date of this release.

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