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U S WEST TO RESELL DIGIBOARD REMOTE LAN CONNECTION PRODUCTS

 MINNEAPOLIS, Aug. 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Digi International, Inc. (NASDAQ: DGII) today announced U S WEST will resell the DigiBoard Telecom Group's line of IMAC remote LAN connection products, effective immediately. DigiBoard IMAC products use ISDN (Integrated Services Digital Network) to provide low cost, high speed connections between geographically dispersed LANs.
 "DigiBoard IMAC products will allow us the opportunity to evaluate market demand for LAN interconnect applications using ISDN technology," said Dan Palmer, U S WEST's Customer Premises Equipment (CPE) manager.
 "IMAC products and ISDN service enable customers to communicate twelve times faster than standard modem technology, at one quarter the cost," said Ham Mathews, general manager, DigiBoard Telecom Group. "With this agreement, it will be easier for customers to get fast, cost- effective, dial-up access to their networks and to build more efficient connections between their LANs," Mathews added.
 Since 1986, when U S WEST Communications conducted the first customer ISDN call in North America, the company has been aggressive in deploying custom and NI-1 ISDN applications, products and services to help customers better communicate. U S WEST Communications, the largest subsidiary of U S WEST, Inc., (NYSE: USW) provides telecommunications services and data solutions to 25 million business and residential customers in 14 western and midwestern states.
 DigiBoard, a division of Digi International, Inc., is a leading provider of connectivity solutions for local and wide area networks and for multiuser systems. Digi International was recently ranked the 25th best small company in the United States by Forbes Magazine.
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 /CONTACT: Julie Thometz of DigiBoard, 612-943-0469, or Bob Meldrum of U S WEST, 303-965-7004/
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