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Sybase Unwired Enterprise Solutions Win Seven Mobile Star Awards from MobileVillage


Dublin, CA. — October 30, 2006 — Sybase iAnywhere today announced that it has won Gold, Silver, and Bright Star Mobile Star Awards™ from MobileVillage®, the 14-year leader in market development and news services about mobile technology.

The fifth annual Mobile Star Awards™ aim to honor and promote the best companies, products, deployments, and leaders in mobile and wireless technology. Winners are chosen by subscribers to Go Mobile®, MobileVillage’s free online newsletter sent to technology executives, mobile professionals, IT managers, developers, and top tech journalists.

Sybase and its iAnywhere subsidiary received the following awards for 2006:


* Enterprise Software: Database – SQL Anywhere®


* Enterprise Software: Developer Tool – Sybase PocketBuilder®
* Enterprise Software: Mobile Email – OneBridge®
* Personal Software: Mobile Web Content Provider – AvantGo®
* Personal Software: PIM (Email/Contacts/Calendar Synch) – XTNDConnect PC®


* Enterprise Software: Mobile Devices Management – Afaria®
* Enterprise Software: Mobile Middleware – M-Business Anywhere®

“The Mobile Star Awards program has grown along with the mobile industry,” says MobileVillage Editor Gary Thayer. “This year we saw hundreds of entries in about 60 categories, and nearly 1,000 people took the time to cast votes. The Mobile Star Awards are unique in that the judges are Go Mobile® readers. These people have a great knowledge of mobile products and success stories, and eager to share that knowledge with the world.”

“It’s an honor to be recognized by such an influential mobile community,” said Terry Stepien, president, iAnywhere. “Receiving seven awards highlights the depth and breadth of our product portfolio and further validates our worldwide leadership in enterprise mobility.”

A list of winners in each of this year’s award categories is posted at

About MobileVillage®
A pioneer in developing the enterprise mobile technology market since 1993, MobileVillage® / PDA Inc. is a market and solutions development company dedicated to advancing mobile and wireless enterprise computing within select vertical and horizontal market segments. The company has fostered countless technical and professional alliances through conferences; news; product promotions and awards; and “Best of Breed” solution identification. Visit MobileVillage online at

About Sybase iAnywhere
Sybase iAnywhere enables success at the front lines of business. The company holds worldwide market leadership positions in mobile and embedded databases, mobile management and security, mobile middleware and synchronization, and Bluetooth® and infrared protocol technologies. Tens of millions of mobile devices, millions of subscribers, and 20,000 customers and partners rely on the company’s “Always Available” technologies, including SQL Anywhere, Afaria, OneBridge, Advantage Database Server and the AvantGo mobile Internet service. iAnywhere is a subsidiary of Sybase, Inc. (NYSE:SY).

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Sybase, iAnywhere, iAnywhere Solutions, SQL Anywhere, Afaria, OneBridge, Advantage Database Server and AvantGo are trademarks, registered trademarks or service marks of Sybase, Inc. or its subsidiaries. ® indicates registration in the United States of America. The Bluetooth trademark and logos are owned by Bluetooth SIG, Inc. and any use of such marks by iAnywhere is under license. All other company and product names mentioned may be trademarks of the respective companies with which they are associated.

Special Note: References to iAnywhere mean iAnywhere Solutions, Inc., a subsidiary of Sybase, Inc. Statements concerning iAnywhere Solutions’ product market, relationships with its customers and new products are forward-looking statements that involve a number of uncertainties and risks and cannot be guaranteed. Factors that could ultimately affect such statements are detailed from time to time in Sybase’s Securities and Exchange Commission filings, including but not limited to its annual report on Form 10-K and its quarterly reports on Form 10-Q (copies of which can be viewed on the Company’s web site).


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