RPM is Finalist for Product Excellence Award


Press Release
for Immediate Release

Finalist in 2000 AS/400 Technology SHOWCASE

Brooks Internet Software, Inc. Selected as Finalist in 2000 AS/400 Technology
SHOWCASE Product Excellence Award for RPM Remote Print Manager 3.0

San Diego, March 12, 2000 - Brooks Internet Software, Inc.'s RPM Remote Print Manager® (RPM) for Windows® NT version 3.0 has been voted one of the top three products in the Networking category in the 2000 AS/400 Technology SHOWCASE Product Excellence Awards recognition program. The product was recognized at a reception hosted by Midrange Computing in San Diego on March 12, 2000.

An online voting process was used that was open to more than 50,000 registered subscribers of AS/400 Technology SHOWCASE magazine. Winners were selected based on the highest vote totals received in each of the 45 hardware and software categories. More than 250 vendor representatives attended the Product Excellence Awards reception hosted by Midrange Computing in the Bayside Pavilion at the San Diego Marriott Hotel and Marina.

"Being voted one of the best products in the Networking category is truly significant as it reflects the opinions and judgments of a very critical audience-AS/400 end users," said David Uptmor, Publisher of AS/400 Technology SHOWCASE and Midrange Computing.
"By being selected as a Product Excellence Award finalist, Brooks Internet Software has let the AS/400 marketplace know that it is a company that cares about its customers and about delivering value to the business community."

In response to the achievement, Brooks Internet Software President, Dave Brooks said, "This award validates the development and support efforts of Brooks in the AS/400 market over the past five years. The development and research behind providing a TCP/IP network-print server product to integrate with the AS/400 is clearly a result of hard work and dedication. We thank our users for their continued support and for selecting RPM Remote Print Manager as their choice for network printing. "

AS/400 Technology SHOWCASE magazine is the leading product magazine in the AS/400 arena. A special editorial section featuring the winners of the Product Excellence Awards will appear in the June issue of AS/400 Technology SHOWCASE magazine. Please visit our AS/400 Printing Solutions website for more information on RPM and the AS/400.

About Brooks Internet Software, Inc.

Founded in 1995, Brooks develops TCP/IP network printing solutions that allow Windows-based computers to print to and receive data from non-Windows computers: INTELLIscribe® for sending print requests, RPM Remote Print Manager® for receiving host print requests, and ExcelliPrint® for receiving AFP/IPDS print requests from IBM mainframe and midrange servers.

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