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O2 Secure Wireless Selects Smith Micro's QuickLink Mobile To Distribute To Their Expanding Customer Subscriber Base

Apr 06, 2006
QuickLink Mobile's Legendary Ease-Of-Use, Advanced Wi-Fi Security, And Our Consistent User Experience Are The Perfect Match For O2 Secure Wireless Customers

CTIA Wireless 2006, Booth 4455, Las Vegas, NV - Smith Micro Software, Inc. (NASDAQ: SMSI) a developer and marketer of a wide range of software products and services for the wireless market, announces an agreement with O2 Secure Wireless, Inc., a nationwide Internet Service Provider.

O2 Secure Wireless will begin including QuickLink Mobile with their "LinkLight 300mW" Wi-Fi PC Cards, which are sold and distributed to their customers. In the near future, O2 Secure Wireless will also offer QuickLink Mobile for their Wireless Wide Area Network (WWAN) customers. QuickLink Mobile will provide O2 Secure Wireless' broadband users, both Wi-Fi and WWAN, with a consistent user interface and connection experience. With increased confidence, O2 Secure Wireless users can select either Wi-Fi or WWAN connections based on their current location or service plan.

"High density residential communities, municipalities, and high-end business complexes are the primary customers served by O2 Secure Wireless, and customer confidence is very important to us. Our company name embodies that concept", said O2 Secure Wireless Chief Technology Officer, Craig Sellars. "Our LinkLight Wi-Fi cards are some of the most powerful available on the market for consumers, and Smith Micro's QuickLink Mobile meets our every expectation. It exemplifies our demand for high quality mobility products".

QuickLink Mobile will allow O2 Secure Wireless' customers to connect to available Wi-Fi networks, and in the future extend that connectivity to wireless carrier grade broadband services. The easy-to-use graphic interface will help O2 Secure Wireless users to see all available networks and quickly determine the appropriate available connection. QuickLink Mobile's ability to support both WWAN and Wi-Fi connections positions it as a single point connection manager to control and automate wireless connections for O2 Secure Wireless' users.

"O2 Secure Wireless is the first national ISP to announce shipping QuickLink Mobile, our mobility solution for PC users," said William W. Smith, Jr., President and CEO of Smith Micro Software. "Believing in our customers goals and helping them to achieve those goals with better mobility products are what sets us apart from the competition".

Smith Micro's ability to quickly provide custom Wi-Fi solutions based on QuickLink Mobile core technology for mobility users on the go proved important to O2 Secure Wireless. Included in this agreement are exclusive North American distribution rights for QuickLink Mobile to be packaged with O2 Secure Wireless' 300mW Wi-Fi PC card . This card is developed and manufactured by Nanjing Z-Com Wireless Co., Ltd. O2 Secure Wireless will provide this package to its wireless customers, and will distribute it to other wireless internet service providers.

Smith Micro develops innovative communications software for the wireless industry. Our leading-edge products simplify communications access over both Wireless Wide Area Networks (WWANs) and Wireless Local Area Networks (WLANs), and our compression technologies such as StuffIt have been established as industry standards.

Smith Micro has extensive experience in providing OEM software and solutions to a variety of wireless carriers and device manufacturers. We have sold over 50 million copies of various QuickLink-branded products.

About Smith Micro Software:

Smith Micro Software, Inc., headquartered in Aliso Viejo, CA, is a developer and marketer of wireless communication, broadband and utility software products for multiple OS platforms. The company designs integrated cross platform, easy-to-use software for personal computing and business solutions around the world. With a focus on Wireless and Broadband technologies and the Internet, the company's products and services enable wireless communications, file compression, eCommerce, eBusiness, Internet communications (voice-over-IP), video conferencing, and traditional computer telephony. Smith Micro's complete line of products is available through original equipment manufacturers (OEMs), direct sales on our website, retail stores, and value-added resellers (VARs). Smith Micro's common stock trades on The NASDAQ Stock Market® under the symbol SMSI.

Smith Micro, the Smith Micro logo, IntelliTracker, and QuickLink are trademarks or registered trademarks of Smith Micro Software, Inc. All other trademarks and product names are the property of their respective companies.

About O2 Secure Wireless:

O2 Secure Wireless, Inc., headquartered in Norcross, GA, is a premier Wireless Internet Service Provider offering exceptional high-speed Internet access, services and support to high-density residential communities, high-end business complexes and municipalities. Using Wireless Fidelity Broadband (Wi-Fi), O2 Secure Wireless covers its customers with the most secure wireless technology and provides the highest level of customer service.