January 25, 2006

Funambol to Participate in Leading Events in '06

Sharon Smith writes "Funambol to Speak, Exhibit at World's Leading Mobile and Open Source Events Throughout First Half of 2006

REDWOOD CITY, Calif., Jan. 25 -- Funambol, the mobile open source software company, today announced its participation and presentation of mobile open source software demonstrations at multiple industry forums this spring, including 3GSM World Congress, CTIA Wireless, the Open Source Business Conference, LinuxWorld Boston, and O'Reilly's Emerging Telephony Conference.
As the mobile open source software leader, Funambol will present and participate in the year's most important mobile and open source events. This week, Funambol is participating in the Open Mobile Alliance's Test Fest in Montreal, and Chief Executive Officer Fabrizio Capobianco is presenting at O'Reilly's Emerging Telephony Conference in San Francisco. In February, Funambol will exhibit at the world's premiere mobile telecommunications event, 3GSM World Congress in Barcelona (exhibit hall 1, booth D160), and at the Open Source Business Conference in San Francisco.

Other engagements for the first half of 2006 include:

-- VON, San Jose, Calif., March 14 - 17, 2006
CEO Fabrizio Capobianco will participate on a panel to discuss building
products with open source software.

-- LinuxWorld Boston, Boston, Mass., April 3 - 6, 2006
CEO Fabrizio Capobianco will take the mystery out of building mobile
data applications by demonstrating the impact of open source software.

-- CTIA Wireless, Las Vegas, Nev., April 5 - 7, 2006
Funambol will exhibit at booth number 4311.

-- MySQL Users Conference, Santa Clara, Calif., April 24 - 27, 2006
CEO Fabrizio Capobianco will discuss synchronizing MySQL-based
applications with mobile devices using the Eclipse IDE for J2ME

"Since announcing our series-A funding round in August, the Funambol Personal Information Management portal in October, and our OEM deal with Computer Associates this month, we have experienced a high demand for more information on mobile open source software," said Fabrizio Capobianco, CEO of Funambol. "We are looking forward to talking and collaborating with developers and business managers from a variety of companies -- ranging from mobile carriers to ISVs to device manufactures to enterprises -- in the coming months."

Funambol's mobile open source software provides PIM synchronization, software provisioning and device management over the air. The product is based on the Open Mobile Alliance Device Management/Device Synchronization (OMA DM/DS) standards, formerly known as SyncML. Open standards and software allow developers to build mobile applications with higher quality, better standards compliance and unprecedented device compatibility.

About Funambol

Funambol is the company behind Sync4j, the world-leading open source mobile application server. Sync4j is the open standard solution for the development, software provisioning and management of all wireless services: data synchronization, remote device management and application provisioning. Funambol provides customers with commercial licensing for Sync4j, and support and custom development to fulfill all mobility needs. Sync4j supports the Open Mobile Alliance Data Synchronization and Device Management standards (OMA DS/DM), also known as SyncML. Funambol is headquartered in Redwood City, California with a development center and a sales office in Italy. For more information, contact us at info@funambol.com , or by visiting http://www.funambol.com/ and http://www.sync4j.com/ .

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