SOURCE: Eagle Broadband

January 16, 2007 06:00 ET

Eagle Broadband's SatMAX® Used by Major Corporation to Test Iridium-Based Equipment and Products

LEAGUE CITY, TX -- (MARKET WIRE) -- January 16, 2007 -- Eagle Broadband, Inc. (AMEX: EAG), a national provider of broadband, Internet Protocol (IP) and digital communications technology and services, announced today that a nationally known communications technology corporation has for its initial order selected and installed a single Eagle SatMAX® satellite-based communications technology and equipment system to test its own NAL Research Iridium-modem-based products.

Typically utilized for its emergency communications capabilities, Eagle's SatMAX technology is also a highly effective tool for testing all types of Iridium-based technology.

"We are pleased that this leading supplier of secure voice and data communications products, systems and networks to military, government and commercial organizations worldwide has chosen our SatMAX product," said Eagle Broadband President and CEO Dave Micek. "This unconventional, but increasingly popular use of SatMAX technology has presented yet another business model for us."

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About Eagle Broadband, Inc.

Eagle Broadband is a technology company that develops and delivers products and services in three core business segments:

--  IPTV -- Eagle Broadband's IPTVComplete™ provides direct access to
    more than 200 channels of high-demand programming from popular
    entertainment providers, often using Eagle's high-definition, set-top
--  SatMAX® -- Eagle Broadband's SatMAX provides indoor/outdoor
    communications utilizing the global Iridium-based (
    satellite communications system.  It offers both fixed and mobile
    solutions, including the emergency first responder SatMAX Alpha "SatMAX-in-
    a-suitcase" technology.
--  IT Services -- Eagle Broadband's IT Services Group is a full-service
    integrator offering a complete range of network technology products
    including VoIP, remote network management, network implementation services
    and IT project management services.


Forward-looking statements in this release regarding Eagle Broadband, Inc. are made pursuant to the "safe harbor" provisions of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. Investors are cautioned that such forward-looking statements involve risks and uncertainties, including, without limitation, the company's ability to continue as a going concern, the company's liquidity constraints and ability to obtain financing and working capital on favorable terms, the continued acceptance of the company's products, increased levels of competition, new products and technological changes, the company's dependence upon third-party suppliers, intellectual property rights, and other risks detailed from time to time in the company's periodic reports filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

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