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Openwave Mobility's DynaMO Receives 2014 Mobility TechZone LTE Visionary Award

The Industry's First NFV-Ready Composite Web, Audio and Video Optimization Solution Honored for Delivering Exceptional LTE Strategies

REDWOOD CITY, Calif, August 15, 2014 - Openwave Mobility, a software innovator enabling operators to manage and monetize mobile data, announced today that Mobility TechZone, the leading website dedicated to the mobile broadband industry, has recognized DynaMO, the industry's first NFV-ready composite web, audio and video optimization solution, as a recipient of the 2014 LTE Visionary Award. Mobility TechZone is sponsored by TMC, a global integrated media company, and Crossfire Media, an integrated marketing company with a core focus on technology.

DynaMO is capable of optimizing all audio and SD/HD video and web OTT media content for fast and efficient delivery over all mobile access technologies including LTE. It manages the bandwidth constraints created by HD video and audio streaming, the two fastest growing mobile content formats, and helps to provide exceptional Quality of Experience for subscribers. DynaMO can be either hosted in the cloud or introduced in-network without any disruption, as well as deployed in a virtualized environment with dynamic scaling that closely aligns with the industry's initiatives for Network Function Virtualization (NFV).

Judges noted how DynaMO is LTE-ready and congestion-aware, identifying local congestion "hot-spots" to more efficiently manage traffic. They recognized and praised the fact that no matter how congested the network is, DynaMO adapts content accordingly for immediate, smooth playback.

"In addition to maximizing carriers' bandwidth, DynaMO enhances the end-user experience by matching the available network resources with the video being played," said John Giere, CEO of Openwave Mobility. "This reduces delays in the start of a video and irritating buffering during play, allowing for a smoother uninterrupted viewing experience. We are thrilled that DynaMO has once again been recognized for its innovation in the 4G and LTE space, and we are committed to improving the mobile web, audio and video experience for carriers and end users."

"Openwave Mobility's achievements in advancing 4G through LTE development is impressive and as such selected as recipient of the Mobility TechZone LTE Visionary Award," said Carl Ford, co-founder and community developer, Crossfire Media. "Openwave Mobility is an innovator and one to watch for the next evolution of solutions."

"It is a pleasure to recognize Openwave Mobility with this award. Their contribution toward the future of mobile broadband is noteworthy," stated Rich Tehrani, CEO, TMC. "I look forward to more innovation from Openwave Mobility in the future."

The 2014 LTE Visionary Award winners are published on Mobility Tech Zone and in its e-newsletter.

For more information, please visit www.mobilitytechzone.com.

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About Openwave Mobility
Openwave Mobility enables operators to manage and monetize mobile data using the industry's most scalable, Layer7 SDN/NFV platform. The company operates within the policy control and charging (PCC) space and delivers Policy Engagement with solutions that include Video Optimization to eliminate data congestion, and Mobile Data Monetization and Analytics to increase ARPU through personalized data plans. These solutions are supplemented by Subscriber Data Management, providing a single consolidated store for policy and subscriber data, and Mobile Analytics, providing subscriber segmentation and Business Intelligence.

Openwave Mobility delivers over 40 billion transactions daily and over half a billion subscribers worldwide use data services powered by its solutions. The company's global customer base consists of over 40 of the largest communication service providers including AT&T, Du, KDDI, Rogers, Sprint, Telus, T-Mobile, Telefonica, Telstra, Virgin Mobile & Vodafone. Openwave Mobility is owned by Marlin Equity Partners, a leading investment firm with over a billion dollars of capital under management that has publicly committed to building the company through expanded investment in R&D. The company has built a robust portfolio of Intellectual Property, which is growing month-by-month, and has been recognized by Gartner as a 'Cool Vendor' in Communications Service Provider Operational and Business Infrastructure.

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About Mobility Tech Zone
Mobility Tech Zone is the mobile broadband industry's information source for breaking news, analysis, product information, strategies and developments for mobility and communications professionals. Mobility Tech Zone is an expansion of 4G Wireless Evolution and is powered by TMCnet, the World's leading communications and technology website serving nearly 1.5 million unique visitors monthly. Mobility Tech Zone is sponsored by TMC and Crossfire Media.

For more information, please visit www.mobilitytechzone.com.

About TMC
TMC is a global, integrated media company that helps clients build communities in print, in person and online. TMC publishes multiple magazines including CUSTOMER, INTERNET TELEPHONY, M2M Evolution and Cloud Computing. TMCnet is read by more than 1.5 million unique visitors each month, and is the leading source of news and articles for the communications and technology industries. TMC is also the producer of ITEXPO, the world's leading B2B communications event, as well as industry events: M2M Evolution; Cloud4SMB Expo; DevCon5; HTML5 Summit; Super Wi-Fi Summit, CVx; AstriCon; StartupCamp, and more. Visit TMC Events for a complete listing and further information.

For more information about TMC, visit www.tmcnet.com.

About Crossfire Media
Crossfire Media is an integrated marketing company with a core focus on future trends in technology. We service communities of interest with conferences, tradeshows, webinars and newsletters. Crossfire Media has a partnership with Technology Marketing Corporation (TMC) to produce events and websites related to disruptive technologies. Crossfire Media is a division of Crossfire Consulting, a full service Information Technology company based in New York.

For further information
Sonus PR for Openwave Mobility
Johnny Truong
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Tel: +1-415-830-4530

For APAC and EMEA Inquiries
Openwave Mobility
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Tel: +44 20 7300 7216

TMC Contact:
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Marketing Manager
203-852-6800, ext. 287
[email protected]

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