Novatel Wireless Announces Next-Generation Cloud-based N4A Device Manager

  Novatel Wireless Announces Next-Generation Cloud-based N4A Device Manager

       Novatel Wireless Enhances Its M2M Service Delivery Offering with
          Next-Generation Stand-alone Cloud–based N4A Device Manager

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Business Wire

BARCELONA, Spain -- February 24, 2013

Novatel Wireless, Inc. (NASDAQ: NVTL), a leading provider of intelligent
wireless networking solutions, today introduces the N4A cloud-based Device
Manager 4.1 which provides enterprise customers with improved time-to-market
and tools to effectively manage M2M assets through their entire lifecycle. The
N4A Device Manager assists with activation, deployment, maintenance and
day-to-day operation in one single, robust, secure and scalable platform.

“Providing reliable and flexible device management is important to our
customers as they roll out their applications and services offerings. We now
provide an enhanced web-enabled cloud-based device management platform with
added scalability, security and an intuitive web interface,” said Rob Hadley,
CMO of Novatel Wireless.

The N4A Device Manager 4.1 provides two main functions: device configuration
and service management. These elements provide the essential tasks required to
effectively manage and apply configurations across multiple devices
simultaneously. In addition, the software provides the ability to dynamically
manage shipment files and remotely request immediate device check-in for FOTA
or service update. The highly scalable architecture of the device manager
provides customers with a future-proof solution which can handle rapid growth
and provide the ability to effectively manage both small and large device
deployments and the events generated by them. The N4A Device Manager is highly
scalable and can support customers ranging from small enterprises to tier-one
carriers.

The N4A Device Manager offers easy-to-use system administrative tools and
interfaces allowing customers to automate processes and make device management
simple and cost-effective and lower the total cost of ownership for the M2M
assets deployed by the customer.

The N4A Device Manager 4.1 comes with enhanced services and tools such as:

  *Strong diagnostic capabilities with logs and notifications delivered via
    emails and SNMP traps
  *New single sign-on capabilities with support for LDAP-based authentication
    facilitating easy integration with enterprise systems
  *Improved back-end integration to streamline the process of license and
    order management
  *Highly scalable architecture capable of supporting thousands of devices
    with high event throughput

Novatel Wireless’ M2M offering consists of 2G, 3G and 4G intelligent modules
and integrated platforms.Additional services can also be provided with the
combination of the N4A CMS and N4A Device Manager. These solutions support
reliable wireless connections for verticals including utility, security,
tele-health, transportation, tracking, automotive and telemetry markets.

The N4A Device Manager 4.1 is commercially available now and will be
demonstrated at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona Spain, February 24-28 2013.

About Novatel Wireless

Novatel Wireless, Inc. is a leader in the design and development of
intelligent wireless solutions based on 2G, 3G and 4G technologies providing
wireless connectivity. The company delivers specialized wireless solutions to
carriers, distributors, retailers, OEMs and vertical markets worldwide.
Product lines include MiFi® Intelligent Mobile Hotspots, Ovation™ USB modems,
Expedite® embedded modules, smart M2M modules, and integrated M2M solutions.
These innovative products provide anywhere, anytime communications solutions
for consumers and enterprises. Headquartered in San Diego, California, Novatel
Wireless is listed on NASDAQ: NVTL. For more information please visit
www.nvtl.com. (NVTLG)

This release may contain forward-looking statements, which are made pursuant
to the safe harbor provisions of the United States Private Securities
Litigation Reform Act of 1995, as amended to date. These forward-looking
statements involve risks and uncertainties. A number of important factors
could cause actual results to differ materially from those in the
forward-looking statements contained herein. These factors include risks
relating to technological changes, new product introductions, continued
acceptance of Novatel Wireless' products and dependence on intellectual
property rights. These factors, as well as other factors that could cause
actual results to differ materially, are discussed in more detail in Novatel
Wireless' filings with the United States Securities and Exchange Commission
(available at www.sec.gov) and other regulatory agencies.

(C) 2013 Novatel Wireless, Inc. All rights reserved. The Novatel Wireless name
and logo and N4A are trademarks of Novatel Wireless, Inc. Other Company,
product or service names mentioned herein are the trademarks of their
respective owners.

Contact:

Novatel Wireless
Charlotte Rubin
+1 858-812-3431
crubin@nvtl.com
 
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