AvantGo Teams With Microsoft On Mobile Experience Tour

AvantGo Showcases Mobile Solutions During Nationwide Tour and Offers 20% Software Discount to Attendees

AvantGo, Inc. (Nasdaq:AVGO), the leading provider of mobile infrastructure software and services, today announced that it has teamed with Microsoft Corp. to showcase AvantGo mobile solutions as part of Microsoft's Mobile Experience Tour, which kicks off today and heads for 11 cities around the U.S. AvantGo is participating as a key industry partner that extends enterprise applications, such as CRM, business intelligence, sales force automation, supply chain management, patient care, field force automation and Microsoft Exchange-based applications, as well as Web-based content and services, to businesses and individuals using Microsoft Pocket PC- and Windows CE-based devices.

As part of the event, AvantGo is offering a 20% software discount on its AvantGo 4.0 M-Business Server to registered attendees For more information about AvantGo's participation in the event, please access the Microsoft Mobile Experience Tour channel on your mobile device from www.avantgo.com/channels or visit www.avantgo.com/seminars/mobile and register to win a color Pocket PC.

AvantGo will be demonstrating its AvantGo 4.0 software, which makes the most of existing network infrastructure, Internet standards and wireless devices so that businesses can deploy applications to their mobile workforces, partners and customers without writing specialized software for each device or connectivity alternative. AvantGo 4.0 provides a reliable end-to-end software solution that ensures instant, anytime, anywhere access to important information, messaging and applications from any mobile device and wireless service -- even outside wireless coverage areas. The solution allows corporations to choose from the wide variety of wireless devices, connectivity options and services available today.

"The Mobile Experience Tour is designed to spread the word about wireless mobility throughout the United States," said Phil Holden, director of marketing for Microsoft's Mobility Division. "By having key industry partners like AvantGo with us on tour, we can demonstrate real wireless solutions that are working today to save money for enterprises and time for individuals."

AvantGo will also be demonstrating its popular AvantGo mobile Internet service, which enables businesses to deliver Web-based content and applications to more than 2.5 million mobile users to generate incremental revenue, extend their brand, reduce customer care costs and increase the overall lifetime value of their customer relationships. The service, free to individuals, allows mobile device users to access their favorite Websites and more than 1000 optimized channels of content including travel itineraries, entertainment listings, stock market activities, news, sports, weather and more.

"Microsoft has come up with an innovative way to spread the word about mobile technology, by going mobile," said Gary Kanazawa, director of product marketing for AvantGo. "Our mobile solutions for businesses coupled with Microsoft's popular devices provide a great opportunity for customers to discover the benefits of wireless networks and devices and to learn more about how they can become part of the wireless revolution today."

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