NETOPIA

March 07, 2005 08:02 ET

Netopia Demonstrates 3-D Reach Wi-Fi Technology at CeBIT


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Pink Sheets SYMBOL: NTPA

MARCH 7, 2005 - 08:02 ET

Netopia Demonstrates 3-D Reach Wi-Fi Technology at
CeBIT

EMERYVILLE, Calif.--(CCNMatthews - Mar 7, 2005) -

Netopia, Inc. (Pink Sheets:NTPA)

Who: Netopia, Inc. (Pink Sheets:NTPA), a market leader in broadband
gateways and service delivery software.

What: Netopia will be demonstrating its 3-D Reach™ Wi-Fi technology
as part of the DSL Forum's "DSLHome" exhibit, which will showcase the
latest DSL developments in a mock home setting while highlighting the
connection with existing and new DSL standards and services. The DSL
Forum is the non-profit industry consortium comprised of more than 200
global telecommunications and broadband industry leaders.

Netopia will be providing the Wi-Fi network for the "teenager's room"
section of the booth and demonstrating how multiple wireless-enabled
devices can be easily and simultaneously connected to the network.

Netopia representatives will be on-hand to field questions and
demonstrate the technology at the DSL Forum Stand # D37, in Hall 13.

Where: CeBIT 2005, Deutsche Messe AG Convention Center, Hannover, Germany

When: March 10-16, 2005 during exhibit hours

About Netopia

Netopia, Inc. is a market leader in broadband products and services that
enable service providers to improve their profitability. Its portfolio
of wired and wireless gateways, software, and value-added services
enhance revenue generation while reducing costs for carriers and
broadband service providers. Netopia's Wi-Fi CERTIFIED™ gateways
feature 3-D Reach™ technology for enhanced wireless range, security,
and performance. The company has established strategic distribution
relationships with leading carriers and broadband service providers
including Belgacom, BellSouth, Covad Communications, EarthLink, eircom,
Hong Kong Telecom/PCCW, MegaPath Networks, Netifice, SBC Communications,
Swisscom, and Verizon. Netopia also offers powerful remote-control
software for IT support organizations.

Headquartered in Emeryville, California, Netopia's common stock trades
on the pink sheets under the symbol "NTPA.PK." Further information about
Netopia can be obtained via phone 510-420-7400, fax 510-420-7601, or on
the Web at www.netopia.com.

All company names, brand names and product names are trademarks of their
respective holder(s).

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Contact Information

  • FOR FURTHER INFORMATION PLEASE CONTACT:
    Netopia, Inc.
    Lisa Langlands, 510-420-7529
    email: llanglands@netopia.com