November 08, 2007 08:00 ET

iPass Wins Networking and Communications Supplier of the Year at the Computing Awards for Excellence 2007 for Unprecedented Second Year

iPass Recognized Again for Its Quality of Service and Innovative Products

REDWOOD SHORES, CA--(Marketwire - November 8, 2007) - iPass Inc. (NASDAQ: IPAS) a global provider of services that unify the management of enterprise mobility, today announced that it has been named Networking and Communications Supplier of the Year at the Computing Awards for Excellence 2007. iPass was nominated for the award along with several other industry leaders including Cisco and RIM. Estelle Derouet, Marketing Director, EMEA & APAC, iPass, accepted the award at a gala dinner on November 7th at the Battersea Park Events Arena in London.

"iPass' mobility management offerings have grown stronger over the past year with an ever-increasing broadband access and mobile data footprint, expanded device platform support, and continued improvement in our device management capabilities," said René Hendrikse, Managing Director, EMEA. "We are immensely proud to have won this accolade for the second year running, an achievement that would not have been possible without both the hard work of iPass employees and the ongoing enthusiasm and feedback from our customers and partners."

Voted for by the readers of Computing and a panel of 12 accredited judges, the Networking and Communications Supplier of the Year award is presented to the vendor which is considered to provide the best quality, value-for-money and innovative networking or communications products.

The Computing Awards is regarded as one of the largest and most respected events of its kind. The awards recognize organizations that have contributed to the development and deployment of innovative IT systems and improve business operations or enhance public services.

Managing the dynamic complexities of remote connections and mobile devices roaming "in the wild" presents businesses with a growing challenge. iPass offers a complete solution that empowers enterprise mobile workers while reducing the pain of managing mobile connections and devices. iPass services unify the management of disparate connection technologies, device types and security tools into a single global solution that enables high workforce productivity, business continuity and IT management effectiveness.

With iPass Mobile Office, the company's flagship service, users tap into an unparalleled choice of secure wired and wireless connectivity at tens of thousands of locations worldwide. Through the iPassConnect™ universal client, they can access the Internet and their corporate network with a one-click connection process and promptly attend to their clients' needs and new business opportunities while on the move.

About iPass Inc.

iPass helps enterprises unify the management of remote and mobile connectivity and devices. With iPass software and services, customers can create easy-to-use broadband solutions for their mobile workers, home offices, and branch and retail locations, complete with device management, security validation, and unified billing. iPass offerings are powered by its leading global virtual network, on-demand management platform, and award-winning client software. The iPass global virtual network unifies hundreds of wireless, broadband and dial-up providers in over 160 countries. Hundreds of Global 2000 companies rely on iPass services, including General Motors, Nokia, and Reuters. Founded in 1996, iPass is headquartered in Redwood Shores, Calif., with offices throughout North America, Europe and Asia.

iPass® is a registered trademark of iPass Inc.

Contact Information

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