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MINNEAPOLIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--June 18, 2002-- Agreement Gives Network Administrators Access to Powerful Tool for Distributing Application Upgrades

Lanovation(TM), Inc., maker of best-of-breed software deployment solutions today announced the availability of Prism Deploy to the government sector through a partnership with Intelligent Decisions, Inc., a provider of hardware, software and service solutions to the federal government and Fortune 1000 customers. Prism Deploy will be made available by Intelligent Decisions to government agencies as part of the Preferred GSA Schedule.

With the partnership, government agencies now have a vehicle for purchasing Lanovation's Prism Deploy, which is designed to easily and quickly deploy software and facilitate large-scale enterprise upgrades, allowing network administrators to focus on other aspects of information management critical to their company's growth and profitability.

"Intelligent Decisions is increasingly focused on providing solutions-based products and services to meet their customers' networking needs," said Paul Newell, vice president of product management for Lanovation. "Our Prism products complement Intelligent Decisions' core competency in this area by providing the network administrator with a software deployment tool that offers unmatched reliability while considerably reducing the time and cost associated with the software distribution effort."

"Our customer base has shown an increasing interest in the benefits of "best of breed" desktop management tools that save them time and money," said Harry Berridge, vice president of sales for Intelligent Decisions. "With Lanovation's Prism Deploy as part of the solution, we have opened the door for our own sales team to provide our customers with additional software application upgrades and packages, helping them to more efficiently manage their network environments."

About Prism Deploy Prism Deploy facilitates highly reliable software distribution in mixed Windows environments. Designed specifically for use by network administrators, Prism Deploy installs, updates, repairs and distributes software to any Windows XP, 2000, NT, Me or 9x computer or group of computers from a central location with unparalleled security and reliability. Installing software with Prism Deploy is an invisible process that does not interrupt the end-user, so employees remain productive during installations and updates.

Prism Deploy deploys software across any network to any Windows PC or laptop with unparalleled reliability and speed. Famous for its ease of use and minimal training requirements, Prism Deploy delivers results to IT professionals in just days as opposed to the weeks or months associated with the implementation of other products. Winner of 11 industry awards, the Prism deployment technology stands apart from competition by enabling the pinpoint updating, deployment or repair of computers, versus putting a deployment task in a queue and waiting for it to run. And with its Conflict Checker utility and powerful rollback features, Prism Deploy customers are assured of software deployments that are 100% reliable.

About Lanovation

Since the company's founding in 1985, the corporate mission at Lanovation has remained the same: to make complex technology simple, provide unequaled customer support and to be a good corporate citizen.

Lanovation identifies practical opportunities in leading edge technology and brings them to reality. Located in Minneapolis, MN, Lanovation products are sold worldwide direct or through key distribution partnerships. For more information, please visit our Web site at www.lanovation.com or call (800) 747-4487.

About Intelligent Decisions

Intelligent Decisions, Inc. (ID) is a certified, minority-owned business and one of the fastest growing systems integrators in the Washington, DC metropolitan area. Founded in 1988, ID provides a broad range of IT hardware, software and service solutions to the federal government and Fortune 1000 customers. ID also offers comprehensive professional service capabilities including e-commerce support, web site design and integration, applications development, business intelligence and networking solutions. ID is headquartered in Chantilly, VA and can be found at www.intelligent.net or by calling toll-free 800-929-8331.

CONTACT: Lanovation, Inc., Minneapolis Mary Jo Gentry, 612/379-3805 ext. 101 mgentry@lanovation.com or Intelligent Decisions, Inc. Terri Pond, 703/322-3358 tpond@intelligent.net