E-911 Centers in Virginia and North Carolina Select HipLinkXS for Wireless Emergency Response

Los Gatos, California, UNITED STATES


SAN JOSE, Calif., March 8, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Semotus Solutions (AMEX:DLK), a leading provider of software for mobile enterprise applications, announced today that Southern Software, a North Carolina based public safety software company and a reseller of Semotus' wireless communications software, has sold additional installations of HipLinkXS into the E-911 Centers of Henry County of Virginia and Lee County of North Carolina. Southern Software's first HipLinkXS installment was deployed at Person County's (of North Carolina) E911 center.

Southern Software integrated HipLinkXS into its CAD (Computer Aided Dispatch) application using Semotus Solutions' Software Developer Kit. This integration provides a full "intelligent wireless notification" system for Southern Software's customers. E-911 Centers use Southern Software's CAD application for dispatching fire, law enforcement, and EMS personnel.

"Our partnership with Semotus Solutions is proving to be one that provides exceptional value to Southern Software's customers," stated Larry Caddell, Southern Software CEO. "By combining the HipLinkXS wireless software with our CAD application, we can offer our clients a complete Emergency Response system that will significantly increase their response times to critical events."

"Southern Software is well-known and respected in the Emergency Response industry, and by adopting HipLinkXS as the standard for their CAD wireless integrations they are creating an even stronger awareness of the product in this market," said Pamela LaPine, Semotus Executive Vice President. "We couldn't be more pleased with the direction this partnership has taken, and look forward to working with Southern Software on wireless integrations that will give their customers a wireless communications systems that allows rapid response to emergencies."

HipLinkXS is a powerful, state-of-the-art messaging solution that enables delivery of critical messages to and from the field with the customer's choice of carriers and devices, and is designed to fully integrate with any enterprise application as the alert notification component. Users can send messages and request a response back from the receiver, with the ability to automatically trigger server processes based on the response from the field. www.hiplinkwireless.com.

About Semotus Solutions

Founded in 1993, Semotus Solutions (AMEX:DLK) is a premier provider of software for the mobile enterprise connecting employees to critical business systems, information and processes. With a Fortune 1000 installed base and more than 600 corporate customers including Lockheed Martin, Blue Cross Blue Shield, Coca-Cola, Hewlett Packard, Nextel Communications, JP Morgan Chase and The United Nations, Semotus Solutions' software provides mobility, convenience, efficiency and profitability in the areas of workforce automation, finance, healthcare, and m-commerce. Semotus Solutions is proud to be included in the Deloitte & Touche 2002 "Technology Fast 500" list of companies. www.semotus.com

About Southern Software

Southern Software has been in the public safety and municipal software arena since 1988. Our expertise in these fields combined with our commitment to treat customers as family enables us to deliver the best combination of service and support in the business. www.southernsoftware.com

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