SOURCE: NextPhase Wireless

August 14, 2007 08:53 ET

NextPhase Wireless Migrates Key Segment of Wireless Backbone to Licensed Spectrum

Represents Mission-Critical Milestone in Upgrading of National Wireless Network

ANAHEIM, CA--(Marketwire - August 14, 2007) - NextPhase Wireless (OTCBB: NXPW), a next-generation wireless connectivity solutions provider specializing in integrated Internet, voice and data communication, today announced that it has reached the latest milestone in upgrading its network with the successful migration of a key segment of its wireless backbone to licensed spectrum.

Deploying high-capacity, licensed spectrum Wireless Ethernet radios on tower sites in the Santa Ana Mountains, this phase of the Company's upgrade significantly improves the coverage, density and throughput of its existing wireless network. From NextPhase Wireless' Network Operations Center (NOC) based in Anaheim, the Company can now provide aggregate throughput of up to 300 Mbps to its customers within Orange, Riverside and San Bernardino Counties. Moreover, moving to licensed spectrum allows NextPhase to deliver carrier-grade services to the 135,000 businesses within its existing wireless footprint.

"We can now focus on further materially extending our existing service area footprint, delivering flexible, scalable, reliable and cost-effective solutions to every major city within Southern California," stated Tom Hemingway, Chairman and COO of NextPhase. "Furthermore, in extending and enhancing our wireless footprint, NextPhase is delivering on its commitment to roll out its portfolio of broadband connectivity services nationwide. As the year progresses, we look forward to continuing this expansion initiative into other key states and regions across the country."

About NextPhase Wireless, Inc.

With a mission to build a device-agnostic wireless broadband connectivity/content delivery platform serving all 48 contiguous U.S. states, NextPhase Wireless, Inc. is focused on delivering integrated Internet, voice, video and managed services to its fast growing customer and client base which currently numbers more than 10,000. Engaged in designing, deploying and operating its own WiMAX-ready wireless networks and providing advanced wireless technology solutions to both businesses and municipalities, the Company is currently providing wireless coverage in California and Nevada and Internet Service Provider (ISP) coverage in 19 states throughout the country. For more information, please visit http://www.npwireless.com and http://www.speedfactory.com.

This press release includes statements that may constitute "forward-looking" statements, usually containing the words "believe," "estimate," "project," "expect" or similar expressions. These statements are made pursuant to the safe harbor provisions of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. Forward-looking statements inherently involve risks and uncertainties that could cause actual results to differ materially from the forward-looking statements. Factors that would cause or contribute to such differences include, but are not limited to, acceptance of the Company's current and future products and services in the marketplace, the ability of the Company to develop effective new products and receive regulatory approvals of such products, competitive factors, dependence upon third-party vendors, and other risks detailed in the Company's periodic report filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission. By making these forward-looking statements, the Company undertakes no obligation to update these statements for revisions or changes after the date of this release.

Contact Information

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