March 25, 2002

Kevin Kennedy Has Joined Synchron Board Of Directors
Networking industry veteran provides substantial business and technology expertise

Scotts Valley, California - Synchron Networks Inc., a pioneer in secure software deployment announced that Kevin Kennedy has joined the company board as non-executive director.

Mr. Kennedy is Chief Operating Officer for Openwave, the worldwide leader of open IP-based communications infrastructure software and applications. Previously he was Senior Vice President of Cisco's Service Provider Line of Business and Software Technologies Division. He is a 17-year Bell Labs veteran and served as a congressional fellow to the U.S. House of Representatives' Committee on Science, Technology and Space.

Kennedy has joined a board that includes Rob Faw, Chairman; Kevin Scott, 3i Investment Director; Darlene Mann, Onset Ventures General Partner; and Carl Fravel, Founder and VP of Product Development.

"We appreciate the value and unique perspective that Kevin brings to Synchron. Our shareholders and customers are fortunate to have his thought leadership influencing the development of our technology, products and company." said Rob Faw, Chairman for Synchron Networks.

About Synchron Networks: Synchron is an innovator of secure software deployment of applications, content and data for every network. Its infrastructure platform easily integrates management applications and reliably deploys software to an unlimited number of network devices.

Judith Jensen
Synchron Networks Inc
Telephone: 831-430-1115