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New High-capacity Gateway Supports Thousands Of Data Transactions Per
Second On A Single Compact Node

3 GSM WORLD CONGRESS, CANNES, FRANCE, February 14, 2005 Comverse, a unit
of Comverse Technology, Inc. (NASDAQ: CMVT), and the worlds leading
supplier of software and systems enabling network-based multimedia enhanced
communication services, today announced the release of Comverse Mobile Data
Gateway (MDG) version 4.5. Supporting thousands of transactions per second
(TPS) on a single node, MDG 4.5 enables operators to cost-effectively
manage growing levels of mobile data traffic and generate greater revenues
from data services. This new version is designed for operators that need
to efficiently manage millions of transactions per hour generated by
several million subscribers.

Comverse Mobile Data Gateway (MDG) is a telco-grade network-based mobile
data traffic-enabling platform. A robust, high-capacity solution with a
small footprint, MDG 4.5 is designed to support the management and delivery
of all IP-based data services including browsing, multimedia messaging,
downloading and gaming, creating a central point of control for such

"Wireless operators can expect strong revenue growth from data services.
But they will only turn that into profit if they can produce, aggregate and
deliver multiple new services cost-effectively, said John Delaney, Senior
Analyst at Ovum. "That will require a system that can support data
transactions in the thousands per second range, and preferably from a
single service delivery platform.

"Given the increasing levels of mobile data traffic, the high-capacity
Comverse MDG solution meets a real market need," said Benny Einhorn, Chief
Marketing Officer at Comverse. "The MDG roadmap supports not only expanded
data traffic from existing mobile services, but also the addition of
emerging services over time."

About the Comverse MDG Portfolio
Comverse Mobile Data Gateway (MDG) is a telco-grade network-based mobile
Internet platform that enables wireless network operators to offer wireless
data services to a growing subscriber base, ensuring high availability,
scalability, security and geographical distribution, while enhancing and
optimizing user experience.

Comverse MDG serves a variety of terminals such as wireless handsets, PDAs,
and laptop computers on different bearers such as GSM, CDMA, GPRS, 1xRTT,
CDMA2000, and UMTS. MDG supports both WAP 2.0 and HTTP-based services,
providing the environment and value-added services for browsing, multimedia
messaging services and notifications.

MDG creates a central point of control for the entire set of data services
and allows the operator to optimize and control data delivery, while
improving service quality and user experience, and shortening time to
market for new services.

About Comverse
Comverse, a unit of Comverse Technology, Inc. (NASDAQ: CMVT), is the
worlds leading provider of software and systems enabling network-based
multimedia enhanced communication services. These value-added enhanced
services solutions, along with the companys real-time billing solutions,
comprise the companys Total Communication portfolio. Comverses Total
Communication portfolio addresses four primary categories: call completion
and call management solutions; advanced messaging for groups, communities
and person-to-person communication; solutions and enablers for the
management and delivery of data and content-based services; and real-time
billing and account management solutions for dynamic service environments.
Other Comverse Technology business units include: Verint Systems (NASDAQ:
VRNT), a leading provider of analytic software-based solutions for
communications interception, networked video security and business
intelligence; and Ulticom (NASDAQ: ULCM), a leading provider of service
enabling signaling software for wireline, wireless and Internet
communications. Comverse Technology is an S&P 500 and NASDAQ-100 Index
company. For additional information, visit the Comverse Web site at or Comverse Technologys Web site at

All product and company names mentioned herein may be registered trademarks
or trademarks of Comverse or the respective referenced company(s).
Note: This release may contain forward-looking statements under the
Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995 that involve risks and
uncertainties. There can be no assurances that forward-looking statements
will be achieved, and actual results could differ materially from forecasts
and estimates. Important factors that could cause actual results to differ
materially include: changes in the demand for the Companys products;
changes in capital spending among the Companys current and prospective
customers; the risks associated with the sale of large, complex, high
capacity systems and with new product introductions as well as the
uncertainty of customer acceptance of these new or enhanced products from
either the Company or its competition; risks associated with rapidly
changing technology and the ability of the Company to introduce new
products on a timely and cost-effective basis; aggressive competition may
force the Company to reduce prices; a failure to compensate any decrease in
the sale of the Companys traditional products with a corresponding
increase in sales of new products; risks associated with changes in the
competitive or regulatory environment in which the Company operates; risks
associated with prosecuting or defending allegations or claims of
infringement of intellectual property rights; risks associated with
significant foreign operations and international sales and investment
activities, including fluctuations in foreign currency exchange rates,
interest rates, and valuations of public and private equity; the volatility
of macroeconomic and industry conditions and the international marketplace;
risks associated with the Companys ability to retain existing personnel
and recruit and retain qualified personnel; and other risks described in
filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission. These risks and
uncertainties, as well as others, are discussed in greater detail in the
filings of the Company with the Securities and Exchange Commission,
including its most recent Annual Report on Form 10-K and subsequent
Quarterly Reports on Form 10-Q. These documents are available through the
Company, or its website,, or through the SEC's Electronic Data
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makes no commitment to revise or update any forward-looking statement in
order to reflect events or circumstances after the date any such statement
is made.

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