Roxio Announces New Volume Licensing Program in North America

RoxioLicense Now! Enables Quantity Purchase of Award Winning GoBack 3 Deluxe

Milpitas, Calif, September 17, 2001 - Roxio, Inc. (Nasdaq:ROXI), The Digital Media Company, today announced that GoBack 3 Deluxe is now available to end users under a volume license program, RoxioLicense Now!

"Once a customer understands the awesome power of GoBack to rescue PC meltdowns, they want it on every machine they come in contact with," said Chris Gorog, President and CEO of Roxio. "License Now! makes it easier for corporations, educational institutions and other organizations to acquire volume licenses and maintain GoBack 3 Deluxe."

Designed to eliminate excess physical goods and offer complete flexibility in order quantities, customers will now be sold a single media pack, as well as the rights to install the physical goods on a number of licensed seats within a given organization. Customers also may copy the physical media up to the number of purchased seats. Roxio will continue to offer a 10 license box that will not be part of the custom license program.

About GoBack

GoBack, winner of numerous industry awards, including PC Magazine Editors' Choice (January and May 2000), PC World Best Buy (February 2000), the Software & Information Industry Association 2000 Codie Award (March 2000),'s Best of PC Expo 2001 (June 2001), ZDNet Reviews Best Buy (July 2001) and C/Net Editors Choice Award (July 2001), allows PC users to effortlessly undo a multitude of problems by taking a computer back in time to virtually any moment in the recent past. GoBack protects both system settings and user content, thereby reducing the need to reconfigure systems or recreate data when PCs fail.

Pricing and Availability

GoBack 3 Deluxe has a MSRP of $49.95 for a single-user license. The software is also available through distributors Ingram Micro and Tech Data and retailers and resellers. The downloadable version of the software is available for U.S. residents only at for $39.95. For information on multi-user or volume license packages in the United States and Canada, contact Roxio Inside Sales at (866) 280- ROXI (7694). For additional product information visit

About Roxio

Roxio, a division of Sonic Solutions, develops and markets the best-selling digital media software in the world. Roxio offers award-winning software products for CD/DVD burning, photo editing and video editing and has an installed base of over 150 million users. Roxio distributes its products globally through strategic partnerships with major hardware manufacturers, through leading retailers, through Internet partnerships and through direct sales at Roxio's parent company, Sonic Solutions (NASDAQ: SNIC; is the leader in digital media software and provides a broad range of software tools and applications for creative professionals, business and home users and technology partners. Sonic's products range from professional DVD authoring systems and interactive content delivery technologies that are used to produce the majority of Hollywood movies released on DVD, to the award-winning Roxio- and Sonic-branded CD and DVD creation, playback and backup applications that have become the premiere solutions for consumers and business users worldwide. Sonic's AuthorScript® is the de facto standard for CD and DVD burning and formatting and has been licensed by major software and hardware manufacturers, including Adobe, Broadcom, Microsoft, Scientific-Atlanta, Sony, and many others. Sonic Solutions is headquartered in Marin County, California.

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