Macrovision’s FlexNet AdminStudio 7 Recognized in TechTarget’s Products of the Year Awards in the Desktop Management Category

Judges Recognize AdminStudio As Only Software Packaging Solution in this category: "Dependable standard that every deployment specialist needs"

Santa Clara CA - Feb 2, 2006 - Macrovision Corporation (NASDAQ: MVSN) today announced that FlexNet AdminStudio™ has received a Silver Award in the desktop management category in's 2005 Products of the Year awards. Winners were selected by the editors of TechTarget's, in conjunction with a panel of independent judges.

The judging panel complimented FlexNet AdminStudio 7's efficient and reliable management of the entire application packaging process, praising new features such as integrated patch analysis, centralized data management and advanced workflow capabilities. According to the judges of Product of the Year Awards, "FlexNet AdminStudio 7.0 scored consistently well, with one judge calling it 'a … dependable standard that every deployment specialist needs. AdminStudio addresses a big problem for many administrators: delivering software updates and applications to users in a timely and efficient manner. The software automates the steps involved in preparing software for installation."

Nominees of the Products of the Year awards are assessed on the basis of innovation, performance, ease of integration into existing environments, ease of use and manageability, functionality and value. Three winners were selected within each of the five different categories. Macrovision's Silver honors mark the second time that FlexNet AdminStudio has placed in TechTarget's Products of the Year awards. Last year, it was recognized by TechTarget's in the enterprise desktop administration category.

FlexNet AdminStudio, part of Macrovision's FlexNet™ line of Software Value Management solutions, is a full-service application suite that helps enterprises package and test software supplied by third-party vendors as well as those developed internally, eliminating the complexities of preparing applications for deployment. FlexNet AdminStudio 7 delivers required enterprise-class capabilities such as customizable workflows, LDAP security, centralized reporting and an integrated, single-source file repository.

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