ClearSky Continues Expansion into Canada; Signs Multi-year Agreement with MTS Allstream for Comprehensive Mobile Browsing and Entertainment Services

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MTS Allstream will provide ClearSky's suite of mobile data services on its leading regional wireless network

The implementation time frame was successful because both MTS Allstream and ClearSky were committed to the swift and efficient execution of the project plan.

ClearSky Mobile Media, Inc., a leading provider of managed services and content to wireless carriers and their subscribers, today announced a new long term contract with MTS Allstream to deploy its full suite of wireless content and mobile data services. MTS Allstream is one of Canada's leading national communications solutions providers and operates leading wireless services in the Province of Manitoba.

"MTS Allstream is simultaneously executing a number of strategic initiatives to further strengthen our position as one of Manitoba's leading wireless operator," said Mike Strople, Vice President of Technology Development, MTS Allstream. "ClearSky's products and services not only matched our business requirements, but they were able to complete the implementation plan on time and on budget."

"We embrace each new ClearSky client, however, the addition of MTS Allstream is especially significant because it further expands our market reach in Canada, and affirms our ability to implement a large and fast-growing regional carrier," said ClearSky's executive vice president of sales, Tony Tagliareni. "The implementation time frame was successful because both MTS Allstream and ClearSky were committed to the swift and efficient execution of the project plan."

Under the terms of this multi-year agreement, MTS Allstream will deploy ClearSky's complete, end-to-end solution which includes hosted WAP and MMS-C service, along with ProPortal™ ProVantage™, ProVision™, ProTrends™ and RevShare integrated support systems. Taken together, this portfolio of products and services will enable MTS Allstream to offer its post- and pre-paid subscribers access to the mobile web, MMS messaging, and a broad array of downloadable content.

About ClearSky Mobile Media
With its innovative, high-quality portfolio of mobile data and entertainment solutions for carriers and MVNOs, ClearSky Mobile Media provides compelling, market-specific content solutions that drive the growth of data subscriptions and ARPU. Since 1995, ClearSky Mobile Media has pioneered mobile data offerings with its carrier-grade, private-branded portal that includes downloadable content, mobile web browsing, MMS, and managed data services across all wireless technologies. Today, ClearSky Mobile Media provides its unique mix of mobile data services and mobile content to a combined subscriber base of more than 60 million. To learn more about ClearSky Mobile Media, visit

About MTS Allstream
MTS Allstream Inc. is a wholly owned subsidiary of Manitoba Telecom Services Inc., and is one of Canada's leading national communication solutions providers, delivering innovative products and services through the Enterprise Solutions and Consumer Markets divisions. The Enterprise Solutions division, which operates under the Allstream brand nationally and under the MTS Allstream brand in Manitoba, is a leading competitor in the national business and wholesale markets.

This division offers customers a portfolio of solutions tailored to the needs of medium and large businesses looking for success in a world of rapidly evolving technology - Internet protocol connectivity, unified communications, information technology consulting and security services, and voice and data connectivity services. The Consumer Markets division leads every telecommunications market segment in Manitoba, delivering a full suite of next generation wireless, high-speed Internet and data, digital television and wireline voice services under the MTS brand, as well as small business services in select markets across Canada under the Allstream brand, and security and alarm monitoring services through AAA Alarm Systems Ltd., an affiliate of MTS Allstream which also operates in other western provinces. MTS Allstream's extensive national broadband fibre optic network spans more than 24,300 kilometres, and provides international connections through strategic alliances and interconnection agreements with other international service providers. Manitoba Telecom Services Inc.'s common shares are listed on The Toronto Stock Exchange (trading symbol: MBT). For more information, please visit:

For information:
Media contact:
Ron Willett,
North American Account Manager
ClearSky Mobile Media
(407) 515-8604

Investor contact:    
Ian Chadsey
Vice-President Investor Relations
MTS Allstream
(204) 941-8283

Media contact:    
Greg Burch
Manager Corporate Communications
MTS Allstream
(416) 345-3576 or
(204) 941-8576            


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