Allows Mac OS X systems to back up their data locally using standard
Ethernet network connectivity

OAKDALE, MN, April 11, 2008 – Small Tree Communications, an industry leader
in providing state-of the-art networking solutions, today announced its
latest network storage product EasyAoE, an AoE initiator for the Apple
market. Small Tree Communications’ EasyAoE product allows Mac users the
ability to backup their data locally using standard Ethernet with greatly
improved performance and reliability at a lower price point over
traditional storage backup options.

“Apple users are always looking for a simpler way to protect their work
that is flexible and convenient,” stated Corky Seeber, President of Small
Tree Communications. “EasyAoE makes it extremely easy for our customers to
locally back up their data with speed and confidence allowing them to focus
on their work.”

“Backing up your Mac with standard Ethernet components with AoE storage
locally attached saves time and money for the user,” commented Steve
Modica, Chief Technical Officer of Small Tree Communications. “Our new
EasyAoE initiator software is the perfect solution for fast and simple back
up of their data locally, utilizing the industry standard AoE protocol, and
without impacting anyone else”.

“Small Tree is committed to developing and supporting network products for
the Apple community that are easy to use, effective and enhances the Mac
experience,” added Corky Seeber.

EasyAoE single-user and five-user licenses retail for $149 and $495,

About Small Tree Communications

Small Tree Communications is the Mac Networking Expert. We make networking
child’s play. Small Tree provides a complete portfolio of Ethernet-based
networking and storage solutions for Apple Mac OS X customers. Small Tree’s
team of networking developers has extensive experience in high performance
computing, and knows how to achieve the demanding application requirements
of Mac customers. Small Tree also provides contracted programming services
for the Department of Defense. For more information about the company and
its products, please call 1-866-STC4MAC – (1-866-782-4622), or visit