San Francisco—September 23, 2002—Macromedia, Inc. (Nasdaq: MACR) today announced Macromedia Flash Remoting MX for Microsoft .NET Framework and Java technology based application servers. Already a native feature of Macromedia ColdFusion MX and JRun 4, Macromedia Flash Remoting MX now supports rich Internet application development using Macromedia Flash with Java and Microsoft .NET Framework-based application servers. Macromedia Alliance partners are already praising the ability to bring their existing applications online using this technology (see attached quote sheet). This new server product, available Tuesday from the Macromedia Online Store, delivers on Macromedia's commitment to providing an open deployment solution for rich Internet applications. The trial version is available for immediate download today at http://www.macromedia.com/go/remoting/.