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CounterPath Signs Software License and Distribution Agreement with NTT Software

October 31, 2012

Agreement uses CounterPath’s Bria softphone applications and Client
Configuration Server to extend NTT Software’s reach into Japanese
enterprises, including telecommuters, business travelers and mobile
workers

VANCOUVER, Oct. 31, 2012 /PRNewswire/ – CounterPath (NASDAQ: CPAH) (TSX: CCV) today announced a strategic license royalty
agreement with NTT (Nippon Telegraph and Telephone) Software
Corporation that will enable Japanese enterprises to extend unified
communications (UC) and fixed-mobile convergence (FMC) services to
their customers’ mobile workers, telecommuters and business travelers.
The integration of both CounterPath’s Bria mobile and Client
Configuration Server (CCS) provides enterprises with new options for
managing their communications spending while maximizing employee
productivity and responsiveness.

Under the agreement, NTT Software Corporation will leverage the award-winning Bria mobile softphone applications with the Client Configuration Server
to enable enterprise customers to extend VoIP and IP PBX services to
their existing mobile devices. This solution allows employees to bring
their own devices (BYOD) and leverage Bria’s platform diversity to make
services available across the world’s most widely used mobile
smartphone platforms.

Bria uses industry standards and proven multimedia technology to provide
high-quality voice calls over 3G, 4G and Wi-Fi. Bria’s ability to
switch between mobile and Wi-Fi data networks also enables least-cost
routing, giving enterprise customers new options for managing their
telecom spending.

“Together with NTT Software we are focused on enabling the mobile
workforce to be connected any place, any time,” said Todd Carothers,
CounterPath Executive Vice President of Sales and Marketing. “With Bria
and the Client Configuration Server, NTT Software’s customers’ will
have a fast, cost-effective and uncomplicated way to extend services to
nearly any employee with an iOS or Android smartphone.  As part of the
world’s largest global IT and telecommunications services company, NTT
Software is an important partner for CounterPath and we are excited to
grow this important channel within Japan.”

For more information about CounterPath’s Bria softphone applications and
CCS solutions, visit www.counterpath.com/products.

About CounterPath
CounterPath’s SIP-based VoIP softphones are changing the face of
telecommunications. An industry and user favorite, Bria softphones for
desktop and mobile devices, together with the company’s server
applications and Fixed Mobile Convergence (FMC) solutions, enable
service providers, OEMs and enterprises large and small around the
globe to offer a seamless and unified communications experience across
both fixed and mobile networks.  Standards-based, cost-effective and
reliable, CounterPath’s award-winning solutions power the voice and
video calling, messaging, and presence offerings of customers such as
Alcatel-Lucent, AT&T, Verizon, BT, Mobilkom Austria, Rogers, Avaya,
BroadSoft, Cisco Systems, GENBAND, Metaswitch Networks, Mitel and NEC.

SOURCE CounterPath Corporation


Source: PR Newswire