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Smith Micro Software Announces Strategic Partnership With BT iNet

May 14, 2008
Partnership Enables BT iNet to Offer Seamless Network Roaming and Secure Enterprise Mobility

ALISO VIEJO, CA - Smith Micro Software Inc. (NASDAQ: SMSI), a leading developer and marketer of software solutions and services for the wireless market, today announced that it is collaborating with BT iNet on the development of secure mobile connectivity solutions.

BT iNet is developing a portfolio of mobile connectivity solutions to deliver to its enterprise and government customers that incorporate a roaming client and mobile VPN solution.

The combined offering will provide BT iNet customers with the ability to maintain continuous secure communication sessions between a Mobile PDA device and the user's enterprise network applications over a variety of public and private wireless networks, along with mobile operator access.

The continued proliferation of global wireless network deployments using broadband technologies such as Wi-Fi, HSDPA, 3G and WiMax is enabling easier access to critical information resources from any location and the demand for secure network access and seamless mobility across these varying networks is accelerating.

"The partnership with Smith Micro is key to BT iNet's aspiration to deliver secure, reliable and seamless connectivity to customer applications across the wide range of access technologies available to mobile devices. This strategy will further enhance BT iNet's ability to deliver true unified communications through our portfolio of managed mobility solutions," said Andy Herridge, Product Director for BT iNet.

"BT iNet is a leader in delivering solutions for secure network access to enterprise information resources for remote and mobile workers," said Dzung Tran, Vice President of Product Management for Smith Micro's Connectivity and Security Division. "We are pleased to be able to deliver enabling technologies that will help BT continue to deliver cutting-edge services in the dynamic field of enterprise mobility."

Smith Micro Software, with over 70 million licensed copies of its QuickLink branded software distributed, has demonstrated its leadership in addressing the emerging opportunities in this dynamic wireless world.

About Smith Micro Software, Inc.:

Smith Micro Software, Inc., headquartered in Aliso Viejo, California, with offices in Europe and Asia, develops and markets wireless multimedia and communication solutions, mobile device management products, image and data compression solutions and many award-winning software products. Smith Micro's complete line of products is available through Smith Micro's Enterprise, Channel and OEM 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.

About BT iNet:

BT iNet is the leading provider of Cisco-based LAN & IPT solutions, applications and managed services that help enterprises profit from convergence via tailored LAN-centric IT services. The experience, flexibility and responsiveness of our organization, and our focus on understanding customers' business, enables us to design, build and deliver truly integrated IT services, so that the efficiencies and cost savings that convergence brings to business for today and tomorrow can be maximized.

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