Infowave Software Inc.

Infowave Software Inc.

May 24, 2006 08:00 ET

Agfa Corporation Purchases Echo by Infowave'TM'

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(CCNMatthews - May 24, 2006) - Infowave Software (TSX:IW), a leading provider of field service automation and enterprise mobile applications, today announced a multinational, enterprise customer has selected Echo by Infowave™ ("Echo"), a mobile solution which optimizes the flow of information between the head office and field technicians, as their field service management platform. Echo was designed to deliver tangible value to organizations by centralizing information and enhancing processes to geographically dispersed workers.

"Echo by Infowave has helped us to streamline internal operations," states Sean Elledge, Agfa's Director, Business Management. "Ultimately, this has increased Engineer utilization allowing Agfa to deliver improved service to our clients. This, of course, translates to increased customer satisfaction and profitable growth."

"Echo allows our customers to provide a better level of service to their customers and stakeholders-resulting in opportunities to generate additional revenue. By eliminating inefficient processes and reducing costs associated from a paper-based environment, our clients are realizing the tremendous value our solutions and services provide. In addition, Echo provides companies with the knowledge and visibility into their operations in real-time, enabling them to make critical and informed decisions," said James Suttie, Infowave's CEO. "With the recent release of Echo by Infowave in February 2006, we are confident the user-friendly and scalable technology will benefit many organizations looking to provide their operations with a competitive edge and comply with industry standards, as evidenced by the quick adoption from the Agfa Corporation."

Dan Birach, VP Services, Americas for Agfa Corporation agrees, "The ability to capture information at the job site from the field engineer and have the data transmitted to our back office systems in real-time gives us a significant advantage in making decisions. By supporting our business workflow and facilitating data collection, we are better equipped to ensure we meet and exceed industry compliance and standards. In addition, Infowave's level of service, support, and dedication to understanding our business and adding value is a welcoming sign of their commitment to our success in this partnership."

Echo by Infowave delivers value by providing:

- Information to field service workers and decision makers via Service Order Management and processing

- Flexibility and easy-to-configure inspection and mobile data collection product suites to work with your existing processes

- Industry best practices in field service automation

- Intuitive and user-friendly interface to increase end-user adoption

- Functionally-rich product via mobile asset tracking, condition monitoring, timesheets verification, material usage, mobile inventory and materials management

About Infowave

Infowave Software, Inc.'s (TSX:IW) Echo by Infowave™ enterprise mobile application suite is designed to streamline and integrate business operations by empowering mobile workers. The solution provides scalable, secure, and reliable mobile business applications for improving operational efficiency and increasing productivity. Some of the world's most innovative organizations in energy & utilities, defense, communications, and medical instrumentation use Infowave solutions to increase the efficiency of their mobile workforces.

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