SOURCE: iPass Inc.

November 13, 2006 09:00 ET

iPass Wins Best Managed Service at the World Communication Awards 2006

Judges Select iPass Mobile Office Based on Customer Satisfaction and Technology Strengths

LONDON -- (MARKET WIRE) -- November 13, 2006 -- iPass Inc. (NASDAQ: IPAS) today announced that iPass Mobile Office has been named Managed Service of the Year at the World Communication Awards 2006. iPass was nominated for the award along with several other industry leaders. Stephen Dane, Director - UK & Ireland, Carrier & System Integrator Sales, collected the award at a gala dinner on November 9th at the London Marriott Hotel, Grosvenor Square.

"The communications industry has continued to boom in 2006 and we're extremely proud to have won this award, particularly as one of the main judging criteria was customer satisfaction," said Stephen Dane. "Keeping customers connected, whether they're at home, on the road or working remotely, is our number one priority. iPass Mobile Office enables unified enterprise connectivity and device management that takes the complexity out of administrating a mobile workforce and makes it simple for end users to stay connected."

Winners of the World Communication Awards are selected by an independent panel of judges including industry directors, analysts and editors. A record number of entries were put forward for this year's awards making it particularly hard for the judges to choose between high quality entries. The Best Managed Services category was among the toughest with 49 entries. iPass Mobile Office was singled out by the judges for its high quality of service, innovative features and excellent customer satisfaction levels.

The World Communication Awards, organized by Total Telecom magazine, recognize the companies and individuals responsible for the innovations, achievements and new services that are helping to build tomorrow's industry. They are open to all communications providers, whether they are traditional carrier, service provider, multimedia content provider or another organization providing a communication service.

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. 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. For more information, visit www.ipass.com.

iPass® is a registered trademark of iPass Inc.

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