Agreement Delivers New Multimode Connection Manager for Road Runner Mobile Service, Offering Customers a Superior, High-Speed, Media-Rich Experience Away from the Home or Office
ALISO VIEJO, CA - Smith Micro Software, Inc. (NASDAQ:SMSI), a leading provider of mobility solutions and services for the mobile broadband market, today announced that it is providing Time Warner Cable (NYSE: TWC), one of the nation's leading providers of entertainment, information, and communications products and services, with its mobile connection management software for their new Road Runner Mobile wireless data service.
Through this agreement, Smith Micro Software has customized its innovative QuickLink® Mobile technology for mobile connection management to support 4G mobile WiMAX, 3G CDMA EV-DO and WiFi networks, to enable the greatest ease-of-access for Road Runner Mobile subscribers using a variety of mobile devices and data cards. Smith Micro's intuitive, patented technology allows the software to seamlessly navigate through various wireless networks and effortlessly select a network based on the user's preference.
"We wanted to find an innovative solution that would enable our subscribers to easily and reliably access our wireless broadband network from their Road Runner Mobile devices," said Mike Roudi, Group Vice President of Wireless Services for Time Warner Cable. "Smith Micro's Connection Management Software makes it possible for us to deliver that ease-of-use to our customers as we strive to provide them access to any content, at any time, from any device, anywhere."
"Time Warner Cable is Smith Micro's most recently announced agreement with a cable operator who is entering the wireless market. This further demonstrates our commitment to enabling WiMAX - the fastest available wireless network in North America," said Smith Micro Software's President and CEO, William W. Smith, Jr. "We play a pivotal role in providing seamless connectivity management for broadband network access across multiple technologies for a wide range of mobile devices, ensuring the strongest possible customer experience for mobile Time Warner Cable subscribers."
With more than 100 million licensed copies of its QuickLink® branded connectivity software distributed, Smith Micro Software continues to advance its Connectivity Plus solutions for a dynamic wireless world everywhere.
About Smith Micro Software, Inc.:
Smith Micro Software, Inc., headquartered in Aliso Viejo, California, with offices in Europe and Asia, develops mobility solutions that enable seamless broadband connectivity and next generation media and mobile convergence products over wireless networks. Smith Micro's complete lines of products are available through its sales groups, direct from its websites, retail distributors and value-added resellers. Smith Micro's common stock trades on the NASDAQ Global Market under the symbol SMSI. For more information, please visit: http://www.smithmicro.com.
About Time Warner Cable:
About Time Warner Cable is the second-largest cable operator in the U.S., with technologically advanced, well-clustered systems located in five geographic areas - New York State (including New York City), the Carolinas, Ohio, southern California (including Los Angeles) and Texas. Time Warner Cable serves more than 14 million customers who subscribe to one or more of its video, high-speed data and voice services. Time Warner Cable Business Class offers a suite of phone, Internet, Ethernet and cable television services to businesses of all sizes. Time Warner Cable Media Sales, the advertising arm of Time Warner Cable, offers national, regional and local companies innovative advertising solutions that are targeted and affordable. More information about the services of Time Warner Cable is available at www.timewarnercable.com, www.twcbc.com and www.twcmediasales.com.
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