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SK Telecom to Develop Next-Generation Content Delivery Services Using Digital Fountain's DF Raptor Solution

BARCELONA, Spain (iHollywood Europe at 3GSM) Feb 14, 2007 Digital Fountain Inc., today announced that it has licensed its DF Raptor software solution to SK Telecom, the largest mobile operator in Korea. SK Telecom will develop its next-generation of MBMS, BCMCS, and S-DMB content delivery services using DF Raptor? DF Raptor increases transmission efficiency to enable the delivery of more content over a broader geographic range to increase ARPU potential while lowering costs.

The world's most advanced technology for reliable delivery of high-quality digital entertainment, DF Raptor is a dynamic solution that solves the inherent problems of content delivery in a mobile environment, including signal loss/interference and delivery confirmation challenges.

SK Telecom is the largest mobile operator in Korea, with over 20,000,000 subscribers. The company also has a reputation as one of the most prominent and technologically advanced mobile operators in the world. DF Raptor technology will enable SK Telecom to deliver exciting mobile content - including news, sports, and entertainment - quickly and efficiently to their subscribers mobile devices.

"SK Telecom is committed to providing the highest level of quality services to our customers", said Seungil Park, Service Development Manager for SK Telecom. "Digital Fountain's DF Raptor technology will help us improve the efficiency of our infrastructure while ensuring that our customers receive dependable delivery of the content they want."

DF Raptor has been adopted as a standard for the 3rd Generation Partnership Project's (3GPP) Multimedia Broadcast/Multicast Service (MBMS) specification, and is part of the global standard to support content delivery services over DVB-H (Digital Video Broadcasting-Handheld) wireless networks.

"SK Telecom has led the world in the broad-based deployment of advanced multimedia services for wireless users." said Charlie Oppenheimer, CEO of Digital Fountain, Inc. "This is yet another validation of DF Raptor's ability to optimize digital media delivery over any network."

About Digital Fountain
Digital Fountain software optimizes the delivery of digital media over any network, even in the most challenging environments. The company's proprietary DF Raptor solution redefines the science of forward error correction (FEC) and sets the standard for efficient and reliable transmission of digital media. Digital Fountain solutions and services are used today in advanced mobile broadcast, IPTV, streaming video, file transfer, and national defense applications, and are recognized by leading international standards bodies including DVB, 3GPP and IETF. Partners and customers include leading global companies such as Cisco Systems, Sumitomo Electric Networks, Scientific Atlanta, Northrop Grumman, Pioneer, KDDI, Sirius Satellite Radio, XM Radio, Sony, Nokia, and many more;

About SK Telecom
SK Telecom (NYSE: SKM, KSE: 017670) is the top wireless communication provider in Korea, where it has more than 20 million subscribers taking up more than 50% of the total market. The company, established in 1984, reached KRW 10 trillion (USD 10.7 billion) in revenue in 2005. SK telecom was the first to launch and commercialized CDMA, CDMA 2001x, CDMA EV-DO and HSDPA networks, and it currently provides cellular, wireless internet, mobile media, global roaming service and more. For more information please visit
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