Ezenia! Inc. Announces Form 8-K

UNITED STATES
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
WASHINGTON, DC 20549

FORM 8-K

CURRENT REPORT

Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the
Securities Exchange Act of 1934

Date of report (Date of earliest event reported): January 14, 2009

EZENIA! INC.

(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in Charter)

DELEWARE 0-25882 04-3114212
(State or Other Jurisdiction of Incorporation) (Commission File Number) (IRS Employer Identification No.)

14 Celina Drive, Suite 17-18, Nashua, NH 03063
(Address of Principal Executive Offices) (Zip Code)

Registrant’s telephone number, including area code (603) 589-7600

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Item 1.01. Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement.
Ezenia! Inc. (the “Company”) has entered into an amendment to its First Amended and Restated Software Distribution License Agreement, dated January 1, 2005, as amended, with Microsoft Corporation (the “License Agreement”). Such amendment extended the License Agreement and the Company’s commitment under the License Agreement to purchase, in periodic installments, a minimum of $2,750,000 of product licenses through June 29, 2011. The License Agreement, as so amended, does not include any other minimum purchase obligations. The fully-executed amendment to the License Agreement was delivered to the Company on January 14, 2009.

SIGNATURE
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
January 20, 2009
EZENIA! INC.
Dated: January 20, 2009

By: /s/ Kevin Hackett

Kevin Hackett
Chief Financial Officer

About Ezenia! Inc.

Ezenia! Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: EZEN.OB), founded in 1991, is a leading provider of real-time collaboration solutions, bringing new and valuable levels of interaction and collaboration to corporate networks and the Internet. By integrating voice, video and data collaboration, the Company’s award-winning products enable groups to interact through a natural meeting experience regardless of geographic distance. Ezenia! products allow dispersed groups to work together in real-time using powerful capabilities such as instant messaging, white boarding, screen sharing and text chat. The ability to discuss projects, share information and modify documents allows users to significantly improve team communication and accelerate the decision-making process. More information about Ezenia! Inc. and its product offerings can be found at the company’s Web site,www.Ezenia.com.

Note to Investors Regarding Forward-Looking Statements

Statements included herein that are not historical facts may be considered forward-looking statements. You can identify these forward-looking statements by use of the words “expects,” “anticipates,” “estimates,” “believes,” “projects,” “intends,” “plans,” “will,” “may,” and similar words. Such forward-looking statements, including statements regarding our business and financial outlook, long-term strategy, improvements in our infrastructure, and proposed earnings per share growth targets, involve risks and uncertainties that could cause actual operating results to differ materially from those indicated by such forward-looking statements. These risks and uncertainties include the considerations that are discussed in the Company’s 2007 Annual Report on Form 10-K as amended for the year ended December 31, 2007, such as its dependence on the United States government as its largest customer, adverse changes in available funding and discretionary spending within the Department of Defense, its dependence on other major customers, the evolution of Ezenia!’s market, rapid technological change and competition within the collaborative software market, its reliance on third-party technology, protection of its propriety technology, acceptance of IWS in the commercial market, retention of key employees, stock price volatility, customer acceptance of Version 3.0 of InfoWorkSpace, its history of liquidity concerns and operating losses, and other considerations that are discussed further in such report. You should not place undue reliance upon any such forward-looking statements, which speak only as of the date made. The Company disclaims any obligation to update forward-looking statements after the date of such statements.

Note:

Ezenia! is a registered trademark of Ezenia! Inc., and the Ezenia! Logo and InfoWorkSpace are trademarks of Ezenia! Inc. Additional information on Ezenia! and its products is available at our website http://www.ezenia.com.

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