31 August 1999, Cleveland, OH USA Telos Systems / Cutting Edge today made public an agreement with Lucent Digital Radio that will test its IBOC DAB system with the Cutting Edge Omnia.dab Digital Audio Processor. A leading manufacturer of stateof-the art digital audio processors for radio and internet broadcasting, Cutting Edge will participate in field tests of its Omnia.dab to ensure compatibility with Lucent’s In-Band On Channel Digital Audio Broadcast system. “Cutting Edge delivers first-class digital audio processing solutions for radio broadcasters worldwide today, and they represent an ideal testing partner for our PAC coder,” said Suren Pai, president of Lucent Digital Radio. At its Booth #751 at the NAB Radio Show in Orlando, Fla., Lucent will conduct a live listening demonstration of the Lucent PAC coder passing through the Cutting Edge Omnia.dab audio processor. The dates for the show are from August 31-September 2. “For years, radio broadcasters have employed Telos telephony equipment and Cutting Edge digital audio processors to achieve superior audio quality in an analog medium,” said Michael Dosch, Managing Director of Telos Systems / Cutting Edge. “Our expertise in digital audio processing technology will help broadcasters transition smoothly to digital transmission methods.” Built on the same hardware platform as the groundbreaking Omnia.fm, Omnia.dab is tailored to the unique needs of DAB transmission. To find out more about Omnia.dab, visit Telos Systems / Cutting Edge in booth #1417 at the NAB Radio Show in Orlando, Fla., from August 31-September 2, or browse www.nogrunge.com. ### Lucent Technologies, headquartered in Murray Hill, N. J., designs, builds and delivers a wide range of public and private networks, communications systems and software, data networking systems, business telephone systems and microelectronic components. Bell Labs is the research and development arm for the company. For more information on Lucent Technologies, visit the company’s web site at www.lucent.com. Telos Systems is a leading manufacturer of ISDN, digital network and telephone interface products for talk-show programming, call-in radio segments, teleconferencing, audio production, remote broadcasts, and internet applications. Telos is headquartered in Cleveland, Ohio, with satellite operations throughout the US as well as Canada and Europe. To find out more about Telos Systems, call +1 (216) 241-7225. Cutting Edge, a Telos company, is world-renowned for its innovative digital audio signal processing expertise. Its Omnia family of digital audio processors for FM, AM, TV, DAB, Internet, and broadcast audio production are setting new standards for audio quality in the broadcast and Internet industries worldwide. To find out more about Cutting Edge, call +1 (216) 241-3343, or browse www.nogrunge.com. Trademark Acknowledgements: Telos Systems, Zephyr, and Omnia are registered trademarks of TLS Corporation, dba Telos Systems and Cutting Edge. Zephyr, ZephyrExpress, Audioactive, Assistant Producer, and The Best Way to Hear from There are trademarks of TLS Corporation. All other trademarks are property of their respective holders.