SOURCE: Colubris Networks

May 03, 2005 09:00 ET

Colubris Networks Demonstrates Industry's First MultiService Controller for Unified WLANs at NetWorld+Interop

Wireless Market Leader Showcases Colubris Intelligent MultiService System (CIMS); Underscores Company Growth and Momentum with New Products, Customers and Partnerships

LAS VEGAS, NV -- (MARKET WIRE) -- May 3, 2005 -- NetWorld+Interop/Booth #925 -- Colubris Networks this week is showcasing its newest family of multiservice wireless LAN (WLAN) products and Voice over Wi-Fi capabilities at NetWorld+Interop 2005 in Booth #925. Highlights include an industry first -- the company's new MultiService Controller -- which will be generally available next month.

Colubris is also demonstrating its Intelligent MultiService System (CIMS), comprising a centralized management system, family of services controllers and multiservice access points. Additionally, the company is showcasing product integration with the leader in WLAN security and performance solutions, AirMagnet.

A pioneering provider of intelligent, multiservice WLAN systems technology, Colubris last month unveiled a strategy to unify wireless and wired network infrastructures for enterprises and service providers based on its next-generation Unified Services Network (USN) architecture. USN will be supported by the release of two new and complementary products to drive enterprise consolidation of wireless and wired networks -- the MultiService Controller and the Unified Edge Switch -- to be delivered over the next 18 months (see: http://www.colubris.com/news-events/press-releases.asp?display=detail&id=35).

For those interested in a meeting at NetWorld+Interop, please contact Bob Olson at Colubris, bolson@colubris.com, (978) 821-1026; or Bryan Grillo at CHEN PR, bgrillo@chenpr.com, (781) 466-8282 ext. 29.

With 1000+ customers worldwide, partnerships with Juniper, ADC and Alcatel, an expanding product family, growing market share and recent infusion of funding from blue-chip investors, Colubris is driving the transition to the next generation of WLAN architecture and technology. Providing systems to the most demanding wireline and wireless carriers, hospitality, retail, education and healthcare customers, highlights of the company's recent momentum include:

--  $1.8 Million USD Win: Colubris, in partnership with Canova Wireless,
    recently announced a $1.8 million USD agreement with Swallow Hotels and
    Swallow Inns to provide high speed wireless and wired Internet Access to
    over 75 locations in over 3,000 rooms throughout the UK
    (see: http://www.colubris.com/news-events/press-releases.asp?display=detail&id=39).
    
--  Company Founder Honored with "Individual Achievement Award": Pierre
    Trudeau, company founder and CTO, was honored with the "Individual
    Achievement Award" at the WLAN Event's Wireless Broadband Innovation Award
    ceremony in London, for his record of product industry firsts, and
    significant business and technological contributions to the WLAN industry
    (see: http://www.wbiaward.com/winnerswbia2005.pdf).
    
About Colubris Networks

Colubris Networks is the leading global provider of intelligent multiservice wireless LAN systems for service providers and enterprises. The company's award-winning products deliver seamless, secure access to broadband services and applications while integrating into existing network infrastructure, security and management systems. Colubris Networks' equipment is deployed by more than 1,000 organizations worldwide. For more information, visit the company at www.colubris.com, or info@colubris.com.

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