April 23, 2008 02:45 ET

Interim Report January 1 - March 31, 2008

STOCKHOLM, SWEDEN--(Marketwire - April 23, 2008) -

Stockholm, April 23, 2008 - Enea®, (Nordic Exchange/Small Cap/ENEA), a world leading provider of network software and services, today publishes the interim report for the first quarter, 2008.

First Quarter

*      Net sales increased by 8 percent to SEK 218.6 (202.9) million.
  Currency-adjusted growth was 9 percent.
-      Software sales decreased with 4 percent to SEK 73.7 (76.7)
million.  Currency-adjusted decrease was 2 percent.
-      Consulting and other revenues rose 15 percent to SEK 144.9
(126.2) million. Currency-adjusted growth was 17 percent.
*      Operating profit increased by 4 percent to SEK 18.7 (18.0)
  million1). Operating margin was 8.6 (8.9) percent.
*      Net profit decreased to SEK 10.8 (13.9) million, earnings per
  share to SEK 0.03 (0.04).

Events after the end of the quarter

*      Acquisition of French Netbricks SAS, a profitable company
  specializing in telecommunications software.
*      Acquisition of profitable consulting company IP Devel SRO,
  Enea's Romanian partner for several years.

Please see enclosed pdf for the entire report.

Enea and the company's financials will be presented by CEO Johan Wall and CFO Håkan Gustavson at a Media and Analyst meeting at Operaterrassen, Karl den XII Torg 4, Stockholm, Sweden at 10.30 CET today.

The presentation and questions will be webcasted in co-operation with Financial Hearings. Registration is mandatory and can be made at, by e-mail or by calling +46 8 411 43 80.

The webcast starts approximately five minutes prior to the event. The link to webcast can be found at and You can also follow the presentation via phone +46 8 5052 0270 or +44 208 817 9301. Presentation slides can be viewed and downloaded at before the meeting.

For more information, please contact
Johan Wall
President and CEO
+46 8 5071 4000,

Håkan Gustavson
+46 8 5071 4000,

About Enea

Enea is the leading supplier of real-time operating systems, middleware, development tools, database technology and professional services for high-availability systems such as telecommunications infrastructure, mobile devices, medical instrumentation, and automobile control/infotainment. Enea's flagship operating system, Enea OSE, is deployed in approximately half of the world's 3G mobile phones and base stations. Enea has over 550 employees and is listed on the OMX Nordic Exchange Stockholm AB (Nordic Exchange/Small Cap/ENEA). For further information on Enea, please visit

Enea®, Enea OSE® and Polyhedra® are the registered trademarks of Enea AB and its subsidiaries. Enea OSE® ck, Enea OSE® Epsilon, Enea® Element, Enea® Optima, Enea® LINX, Enea® Accelerator, Polyhedra® Flashlite, Enea® dSPEED Platform, Accelerating Network Convergence™, Device Software Optimized™ and Embedded for Leaders™ are unregistered trademarks of Enea AB or its subsidiaries. Any other company, product or service names mentioned above are the registered or unregistered trademarks of their respective owner. © Enea AB 2008.

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