May 31, 2002

Synchron Board Appoints Chief Executive
Industry veteran Rob Faw joins software deployment pioneer

Scotts Valley, California - Synchron Networks Inc., a pioneer in secure software deployment announced that Rob Faw has been appointed its new Chief Executive Officer.

Rob is a 20-year communications industry veteran who has held a number of executive management and leadership positions at companies such as AT&T, Paradyne, Westell, Atlantech Technologies, Virtual Access and was founder of Investech. Rob has been associated with Synchron as its non-executive Chairman since October 2000. His previous company teams successfully commercialized industry-first technologies such as DSL networking systems and management software as well as distributed service system software for broadband, multimedia and VPN services.

Mr. Faw said, "I am delighted to be associated with such a capable and experienced team at Synchron. Our employees and business associates have a proven track record of creating customer value. The Everserve™ secure infrastructure platform for software deployment is an exciting new development that can transform the way enterprise companies optimize networking, software and security resources."

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