Netopia to Announce Second Quarter Results on April 26, 2001

Conference Call Will be Webcast and Available for Telephone Dial-In



Apr 19, 2001, 01:00 ET from Netopia, Inc.

    ALAMEDA, Calif., April 19 /PRNewswire/ -- Netopia, Inc. (Nasdaq: NTPA), a
 market leader in providing DSL Internet equipment and eCommerce Web platforms
 to small and medium size enterprises, will announce its second quarter results
 on April 26, 2001. Netopia will host a conference on April 26, at 2:00 p.m.
 PDT / 5:00 p.m. EDT, at which time, Alan Lefkof, Netopia's President and CEO,
 will discuss the results.
     To listen to the conference via webcast, go to Netopia's Web site,
 www.netopia.com, and click on the "webcast" link. Real Player
 software is required, and can be downloaded at not cost from
 http://www.videonewswire.com/NETOPIA/042601/ . The call will be archived and
 available for replay on Netopia's Web site for one week. The conference will
 also be available via telephone dial-in by calling 415-247-8511.
 
     About Netopia
     Netopia, Inc. develops, markets and supports broadband Internet equipment
 and Web platforms for small and medium size enterprises. Netopia's technology
 platforms enable carriers and service providers to create and offer
 value-added, bundled service offerings for their small and medium size
 enterprise customers. These bundled service offerings often include DSL
 service bundled with backup, bonding, VPN, voice over DSL, and Web site and
 eStore hosting.
     Netopia's broadband equipment is interoperable with all major central
 office equipment suppliers, including Alcatel, Cisco, Copper Mountain
 Networks, Ericsson, Lucent Technologies, Nokia, Orckit, Paradyne, Siemens, and
 Zhone Technologies. Netopia has established strategic distribution
 relationships with leading carriers and service providers including BellSouth,
 Bloomberg.com, Covad Communications, Earthlink Network, Everdream, France
 Telecom, MegaPath Networks, PSINet, Rhythms NetConnections, Telecom Italia,
 UUNet, Verio, Verizon, and XO Communications.
     Headquartered in Alameda, Calif., Netopia's common stock trades on The
 Nasdaq Stock Market(R) under the symbol "NTPA." Further information about
 Netopia can be obtained via phone 510-814-5100, fax 510-814-5021 or on the Web
 at www.netopia.com.
     Portions of this release include forward-looking statements made pursuant
 to the safe harbor provisions of the Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995.
 Netopia, Inc.'s actual results could differ materially from the results
 discussed in this release and in the forward-looking statements contained
 herein for many reasons. Investors are cautioned that all forward-looking
 statements involve numerous risks and uncertainties, including but not limited
 to product development, product acceptance, licensing opportunities and
 general economic conditions. For more information concerning Netopia and risk
 factors that may affect Netopia's future results and may cause actual results
 to vary from results anticipated in forward-looking statements, investors
 should review Netopia's public filings with the United States Securities and
 Exchange Commission, which are available by calling Netopia at 510-814-5260 or
 online at www.sec.gov.
     NOTE:  All company names, brand names and product names are trademarks of
 their respective holder(s).
 
 

SOURCE Netopia, Inc.
    ALAMEDA, Calif., April 19 /PRNewswire/ -- Netopia, Inc. (Nasdaq: NTPA), a
 market leader in providing DSL Internet equipment and eCommerce Web platforms
 to small and medium size enterprises, will announce its second quarter results
 on April 26, 2001. Netopia will host a conference on April 26, at 2:00 p.m.
 PDT / 5:00 p.m. EDT, at which time, Alan Lefkof, Netopia's President and CEO,
 will discuss the results.
     To listen to the conference via webcast, go to Netopia's Web site,
 www.netopia.com, and click on the "webcast" link. Real Player
 software is required, and can be downloaded at not cost from
 http://www.videonewswire.com/NETOPIA/042601/ . The call will be archived and
 available for replay on Netopia's Web site for one week. The conference will
 also be available via telephone dial-in by calling 415-247-8511.
 
     About Netopia
     Netopia, Inc. develops, markets and supports broadband Internet equipment
 and Web platforms for small and medium size enterprises. Netopia's technology
 platforms enable carriers and service providers to create and offer
 value-added, bundled service offerings for their small and medium size
 enterprise customers. These bundled service offerings often include DSL
 service bundled with backup, bonding, VPN, voice over DSL, and Web site and
 eStore hosting.
     Netopia's broadband equipment is interoperable with all major central
 office equipment suppliers, including Alcatel, Cisco, Copper Mountain
 Networks, Ericsson, Lucent Technologies, Nokia, Orckit, Paradyne, Siemens, and
 Zhone Technologies. Netopia has established strategic distribution
 relationships with leading carriers and service providers including BellSouth,
 Bloomberg.com, Covad Communications, Earthlink Network, Everdream, France
 Telecom, MegaPath Networks, PSINet, Rhythms NetConnections, Telecom Italia,
 UUNet, Verio, Verizon, and XO Communications.
     Headquartered in Alameda, Calif., Netopia's common stock trades on The
 Nasdaq Stock Market(R) under the symbol "NTPA." Further information about
 Netopia can be obtained via phone 510-814-5100, fax 510-814-5021 or on the Web
 at www.netopia.com.
     Portions of this release include forward-looking statements made pursuant
 to the safe harbor provisions of the Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995.
 Netopia, Inc.'s actual results could differ materially from the results
 discussed in this release and in the forward-looking statements contained
 herein for many reasons. Investors are cautioned that all forward-looking
 statements involve numerous risks and uncertainties, including but not limited
 to product development, product acceptance, licensing opportunities and
 general economic conditions. For more information concerning Netopia and risk
 factors that may affect Netopia's future results and may cause actual results
 to vary from results anticipated in forward-looking statements, investors
 should review Netopia's public filings with the United States Securities and
 Exchange Commission, which are available by calling Netopia at 510-814-5260 or
 online at www.sec.gov.
     NOTE:  All company names, brand names and product names are trademarks of
 their respective holder(s).
 
 SOURCE  Netopia, Inc.