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Kony Wins First Place Honors at CTIA 2015 Super Mobility Awards Ceremony

Kony MobileFabric, a Leading Mobile Middleware Solution, Recognized for “Most Innovative IT Solution in the Mobile Applications, Development and Platforms” Category

AUSTIN, Texas – September 15, 2015** Kony, Inc.,the leading enterprise mobility company, today announced its Kony MobileFabric™ solution has been named first place winner in the ‘Mobile Applications, Development & Platforms’ category of CTIA’s 2015 MobITs Awards competition. The distinction, made by CTIA-The Wireless Association®, an international nonprofit trade organization representing the wireless communications industry, recognizes Kony as one of the most innovative IT solution providers on the market, and one dedicated to helping partners secure their business operations and improving the customer experience through enhanced performance, efficiency and productivity.

“As the complexity and scale of enterprise mobile applications expands, the need for a robust standard for mobile middleware is quickly becoming an imperative,” said Thomas E. Hogan, chief executive officer, Kony, Inc. “Open and easy-to-consume services for synchronization, orchestration, security, API Management, IoT, and connectors to a wide range of data sources, is a foundational enabler for business agility and efficiency, as well as providing a rich user experience. We are honored to have our Kony MobileFabric solution recognized by CTIA for both our recent platform innovations and our dedication to optimizing the customer experience. As recently recognized by Forrester Research, Kony MobileFabric has emerged as a leader in this important category.”

Delivering world-class, multichannel mobile applications to employees and customers is often a major struggle for the enterprise. Developing high-quality enterprise apps can be time consuming, complicated and costly. Considering over 40 percent of development projects consist of custom, backend mobile infrastructures, it’s not surprising that slow time-to-market is a common problem. Kony MobileFabricaddresses this challenge by offering pre-built, backend services to increase speed, while also providing developers with the freedom to use any toolset.

Kony MobileFabric, one of the most comprehensive and open mobile backend-as-a-service solutions available for enterprises today, was designed and built from the ground up to deliver a seamless, integrated experience for enterprise customers. Kony MobileFabric gives developers the freedom to use any open mobile developer framework and tool of choice, including software development kits (SDKs), such as Native IOS, Android, PhoneGap, etc., without sacrificing the security and quality required by the business. With Kony MobileFabric, developers can take advantage of new API Management, Mobile App Management (MAM), Analytics and Application Performance Management (APM) services. This provides organizations with the best of both worlds – giving them the opportunity to innovate at a faster pace with pre-built, enterprise-grade open backend services without conceding on control needed to keep the business from risk.

As the largest provider focused purely on cross-platform enterprise mobility solutions, Kony serves more than 25 million mobile app users worldwide every day and manages more than 1.4 billion user sessions annually.

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About Kony

Kony is the fastest growing, cloud-based enterprise mobility solutions company and an industry leader among mobile application development platform (MADP) providers. Kony empowers organizations to compete in mobile time by rapidly delivering, ready-to-run, multi-edge mobile apps across the broadest array of devices and systems, today and in the future, with a lower total cost of ownership. Kony’s cross-platform solution helps organizations design, build, configure and manage mobile apps to empower and better engage with customers, partners and employees. Kony was named the first place winner in CTIA’s MobITs Awards in the Mobile Applications, Development & Platforms category and included on the Inc. 500|5000 list of fastest growing private companies in America.

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About CTIA

CTIA-The Wireless Association® (www.ctia.org) represents the U.S. wireless communications industry. With members from wireless carriers and their suppliers to providers and manufacturers of wireless data services and products, the association brings together a dynamic group of companies that enable consumers to lead a 21st century connected life. CTIA members benefit from its vigorous advocacy at all levels of government for policies that foster the continued innovation, investment and economic impact of America’s competitive and world-leading mobile ecosystem. The association also coordinates the industry’s voluntary best practices and initiatives and convenes the industry’s leading wireless tradeshow. CTIA was founded in 1984 and is based in Washington, D.C.

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