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Motorola’s MOTOwi4™ Canopy® Wireless Broadband Portfolio Extends into Europe and Middle East with New Distribution Agreements


BARCELONA, Spain - 3GSM World Congress – 15 February 2006 – Motorola Inc. (NYSE:MOT) announced today the signing of nine new distribution agreements in Europe and the Middle East for the company’s MOTOwi4™ Canopy® wireless broadband equipment. The agreements are expected to enhance the overall market penetration efforts for its wireless broadband technology.

The comprehensive MOTOwi4 platform of wireless broadband solutions and services is designed to deliver and extend voice and high-speed data coverage. Key access networks in the MOTOwi4 portfolio include Canopy, WiMAX, Mesh Solutions and backhaul.

The new distributors include France’s Sabatier Radio Communications s.a. (, Italy’s BPG Radiocomunicazioni S.R.L. ( and Aikom Technology, NTPlus AG of Germany (, Sistelec Telecomunicaciones ( and Telcom S.A. ( in Spain, Scandinavian DataEquipment AS (, Selecsys BV ( in the BeNeLux, as well as Minerva FZ ( in the Middle East. These new distributors join two others that were signed previously by Motorola: Winncom Technologies Corp. (, covering Eastern Europe and other markets, and ACAL IT Ltd. ( in the UK.

“The addition of these new distributors directly supports Motorola’s rapidly expanding presence in Europe and other markets and demonstrates our commitment to meet the fast-growing demand for high-quality, proven Wireless Broadband solutions in these regions,” said Dennis Stipati, director of sales for Motorola Canopy in Europe, Middle East, Africa and Asia. “Through these authorized distributors, customers can deal effectively and efficiently with people who have the best local knowledge and Canopy product expertise.”

Motorola will be demonstrating the MOTOwi4 Canopy solution at 3GSM World Congress in Barcelona, February 13-16, 2006, at the Motorola booth Hall 8, Stand A07. For more information about Motorola at 3GSM visit:

About Motorola’s MOTOwi4™ Canopy® platform
Winner of the 2005 SUPERquest Award for Continuous Achievement, Motorola’s MOTOwi4 Canopy portfolio delivers innovative wireless broadband connectivity to Internet Service Providers, carriers, enterprises and municipalities. Canopy solutions offer a unique combination of technology, performance, flexibility, and cost effectiveness. With implementations in more than 100 countries around the world, Canopy solutions provide the ideal wireless technology for building, enhancing or extending advanced broadband networks. Please visit our website at and the online magazine Connections at

About Motorola
Motorola is known around the world for innovation and leadership in wireless and broadband communications. Inspired by our vision of Seamless Mobility, the people of Motorola are committed to helping you get and stay connected simply and seamlessly to the people, information, and entertainment that you want and need. We do this by designing and delivering “must have” products, “must do” experiences and powerful networks -- along with a full complement of support services. A Fortune 100 company with global presence and impact, Motorola had sales of US $36.8 billion in 2005. For more information about our company, our people and our innovations, please visit


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