MBizCentral.com Partners With OracleMobile to Deliver Site Content Anytime, Anywhere

CMP Media's M-Business and MBizCentral.com Extend Reach With New Mobile Edition

Dec 14, 2000

MBizCentral.com, CMP Media's news site for the mobile economy, has partnered with OracleMobile, a subsidiary of Oracle Corp. (NASDAQ: ORCL), to provide users with access to the site's content from a variety of wireless platforms. The site's mobile edition feature news content that is updated daily and an alert service, allowing users to get critical information delivered to them anytime, anywhere.

MBizCentral.com, "The Gateway to the Mobile Economy," is the companion Web site to CMP Media's newest magazine, M-Business, which debuted in October. The site, with more than 15 editors and contributing staff, delivers content focused on the mobile economy through five news zones. The All News zone provides an overview for general readers, while four more customized zones target specific readers: M-Technologist, M-Strategist, M-Analyst, and M-Investor. Powered by OracleMobile, the mobile site (http://www.mobile.mbizcentral.com/), and its many resources, is accessible through any Internet-enabled device from personal computers to handhelds, to mobile phones and pagers.

"Accessing information on the go is more important than ever," said Manny Sawit, executive director of CMP's Internet and Mobile division, the group responsible for development of the M-Business brand and products. "M-Business is committed to helping define the new mobile market space, and making our news available wirelessly is a critical component of that effort."

About M-Business

The suite of M-Business products, including M-Business magazine, MBizCentral.com and associated trade show properties, is designed for business decision makers charged with defining, creating and executing mobile business strategies for their companies. These information resources provide the analysis and insight required by executives operating in the fast-paced mobile business space. Additional information is available at http://www.mbizcentral.com/press.html .

About CMP Media Inc.

CMP Media Inc. (http://www.cmpnet.com/) is a leading high-tech media company providing essential information and marketing services to the entire technology spectrum - the builders, sellers and users of technology worldwide. Capitalizing on its editorial strength, CMP is uniquely positioned to offer marketers comprehensive, integrated media solutions tailored to meet their individual needs. Its diverse products and services include newspapers, magazines, Internet products, research, direct marketing services, education and training, trade shows and conferences, custom publishing, testing and consulting.

CONTACT: Cara Herron of Neale-May & Partners, 415-646-0055, ext. 504, or cherron@nealemay.com, for MBizCentral.com.

SOURCE: M-Business

Contact: Cara Herron of Neale-May & Partners, 415-646-0055, ext. 504, or
cherron@nealemay.com, for MBizCentral.com

Website: http://www.mbizcentral.com/