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Lightbridge Selects ON Technology
for Remote Software Delivery for Mission-Critical
Call Centers & Mobile Workers

Telecommunications service provider leverages ON Command CCM for accelerated deployment of business & productivity apps, operating systems

Waltham, MA, October 10, 2000 – ON Technology (NASDAQ: ONTC), a leading provider of remote software delivery solutions, today announced that Lightbridge, Inc. (NASDAQ: LTBG) has selected ON Command CCM™ to manage mission-critical software for all of its call centers. Lightbridge, a leading enabler of customer relationship management solutions for communications service providers, will also use the system to deliver software to mobile and remote workers such as salespeople and telecommuters, and other departments including engineering, consulting services, marketing and finance. ON Command CCM has been judged by industry analysts, reviewers, enterprise IT managers and service providers as the best unattended solution for remotely delivering business-critical operating systems and applications across the extended enterprise.

"As a software and services company in a rapidly-growing market, we're constantly looking for ways to leverage the latest information technology to gain a greater competitive advantage," said Paul Beliveau, director, information technologies for Lightbridge. "ON Command CCM automates our critical IT processes and is a superb time- and labor-saving alternative to 'sneakernet', especially for supporting our remote users. We also looked at traditional low-end cloning solutions and enterprise frameworks, but chose ON Command CCM for its reliability, ease-of-implementation, and full lifecycle solution."

Lightbridge has experienced rapid growth over the past five years. With revenues growing at an annual compounded rate of 45%, the company was looking for a cost-effective and systematic way to manage the explosive demand for internal IT services. ON Command CCM allows Lightbridge to automatically build all PCs for new employees from a central console and continuously push software updates over the network.

For instance, the company uses ON Command CCM to deploy in-house call center apps, shrink-wrapped productivity apps such as Microsoft Office and Internet Explorer, and security updates such as new virus signatures.

"Lightbridge is a great example of a company that's leveraging our best-of-breed technology to keep their mission-critical operations running 24x7 -- and their end-users happy and productive," said Phil Neray, ON Technology Vice-President of Marketing. "We're delighted to help them achieve further success in their business."

About Lightbridge
Lightbridge, Inc. (Nasdaq: LTBG) provides customer relationship management solutions that enable communications service providers to initiate and maintain relationships with their subscribers. Clients ranging from large established carriers to emerging service providers worldwide rely on Lightbridge's Telesto network of integrated customer acquisition and risk management solutions to forge enduring customer relationships. Lightbridge's traditional and Web-based offerings are designed to facilitate rapid application approval, minimize fraud and expand the opportunity to retain high-value customers. Carriers also depend on Lightbridge as a valuable partner, leveraging its diverse range of business consulting services to enhance customer profitability and operational efficiencies. Lightbridge is headquartered in Burlington, Mass. For more information visit or call 800-LIGHTBR.

About ON Technology Corporation
ON Technology empowers IT organizations and service providers to manage the full lifecycle of their computing systems over large-scale corporate networks. Our solutions are used to rapidly and reliably deploy critical applications, operating systems, and content to desktops, mobile PCs, handhelds, servers, retail point-of-sale (POS) terminals and banking workstations. Our customers leverage our solutions to significantly reduce IT costs, improve availability and reliability of business-critical applications, and enhance both IT and end-user productivity. ON’s management solution has been chosen by more than 1,000 enterprises worldwide to manage in excess of 1.2 million networked computer systems. For more information visit ON Technology’s Web site at or call 800-767-6638.


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