Press Release

For Immediate Release

Dan Thompson
PAN Communications

Ecora Appoints Rob McKinney as Vice President of Marketing

20-Year High-Tech Industry Veteran to Drive Market Expansion for Leader in Automated Configuration Change and Compliance Audit Reporting

Portsmouth, N.H. – September 5, 2007 – Ecora Software, a leading provider of automated configuration change and compliance audit reporting solutions, today announced the appointment of Rob McKinney as Vice President of Marketing. A 20-year veteran who successfully managed the marketing efforts of multiple high-tech organizations; McKinney will work closely with Ecora management to implement marketing programs and communications initiatives to further accelerate worldwide adoption of Ecora's automated configuration change and compliance audit reporting solutions. McKinney comes to Ecora after a successful stint as a strategic marketing advisor and consultant for such companies as Belair Networks and Ecora by raising brand awareness and highlighting key competitive differentiators to constituents in the analyst and investor communities.

"Rob McKinney brings an extensive record of success with start-up businesses as well as established enterprises," said Mike Sullivan, president of Ecora Software. "His expertise in demand creation, lead management, channel marketing, and web marketing brings the level of marketing expertise that Ecora needs as we look to educate a maturing market on the value of our automated configuration change and compliance audit reporting solutions for easing the burden placed on today's IT department's to ensure their infrastructures are secure, compliant, while remaining operationally effective. Based on our prior experiences with Rob, I am convinced that he will accelerate Ecora's overall market presence and drive demand to exceed our global sales goals."

Prior to his time as a strategic advisor and consultant, McKinney served three years as Vice President of Product Marketing & Management at Centra Software. While at Centra, he built and implemented aggressive market positioning, messaging and branding programs that led to the organization's eventual acquisition by Saba Software. Prior to Centra Software, McKinney was also Vice President of Product Strategy at Genuity, a publicly-held global provider of IP communications solutions, where his strategic marketing leadership grew his segment of the organization to over $200 million in annual revenue.

About Ecora

Ecora Software provides Enterprise Configuration Visibility™ to customers worldwide, ensuring their IT infrastructures are secure, compliant and effective. Ecora is the market-proven leader in transforming enterprise-wide configuration data into easy-to-understand reports for regulatory compliance and enabling IT best practices. The Company's flagship solution, Auditor Professional™, provides the only patented architecture proven to automate the collection and reporting of configuration information from the entire infrastructure, without agents. Ecora Software takes the cost and complexity out of compliance audits and adopting IT best practices for more than 800 active worldwide customers, including many of the Fortune 100.

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