Tulsa, Oklahoma Fire Department Selects Global ePoint’s Mobile Surveillance System

First Time Company’s Surveillance System Used By City Fire Department

CITY OF INDUSTRY, Calif. — (BUSINESS WIRE) — Dec. 20, 2005 — Global ePoint, Inc. (Nasdaq:GEPT – News), a leading manufacturer of security technologies for the aviation, law enforcement, commercial and industrial markets, announced today it has installed surveillance systems in the vehicles operated by the Tulsa, Oklahoma Fire Department. This is the first time Global ePoint has installed its surveillance system in a city fire department.

"The System was installed on a command vehicle and an engine truck," said Ricky Frick, President of Global AirWorks the Company’s Aviation Division. "The Tulsa Fire Department has 30 Engine Trucks, 10 Ladder Trucks and 6 Command Vehicles making it an ideal first candidate for our rollout."

"We are very pleased by what we have seen in Global ePoint’s System," said Alan LaCroix, Chief of the Tulsa Fire Department and Chief Operating Officer of the city of Tulsa. "We see multiple benefits of this system. It improves our ability and responsiveness to every fire situation, is an extremely effective tool for training, and enhances fire tactics using the recoding to analyze each and every situation they encounter."

"Building on our numerous installations in law enforcement and our first installation earlier in 2005 in an airport location, it is clear that we are gaining traction with our surveillance technology in a number of different applications," said Toresa Lou, CEO of Global ePoint. "All of these markets are very large and could be important growth catalysts for Global ePoint."

Global ePoint designs, manufactures, sells and distributes digital video surveillance systems for the law enforcement, military, aviation and homeland security markets. On the cutting edge of digital technology, Global ePoint is developing new compression technologies and next–generation, secure network digital video systems and servers for a wide range of new markets, concentrating primarily on security and homeland defense applications. The Company also manufactures customized computing systems for industrial, business and consumer markets, as well as other specialized electronic products and systems. Complete vertical integration — from design and manufacturing to sales and distribution — allows the Company to capture efficiencies and maintain cost advantages in these growing markets, particularly homeland security. For more information, please visit www.globalepoint.com

This news release contains forward-looking statements within the meaning of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. Such statements include, but are not limited to, whether Global ePoint’s stock price will attain the Red Chip price targets during the time frames specified, or at all. Such statements are subject to certain risks and uncertainties, and actual circumstances, events or results may differ materially from those projected in such forward–looking statements. Factors that could cause or contribute to differences include general stock market conditions, risks related to the integration of the Company’s recently acquired operations; market acceptance of the Company’s products; delays in the introduction of new products; production and/or quality control problems; further approvals of regulatory authorities and the denial, suspension or revocation of certifications and licenses by governmental authorities; and the Company’s ability to obtain capital as and when needed. For a discussion of these and other factors which may cause actual events or results to differ from those projected, please refer to the Company’s most recent annual report on Form 10–KSB and quarterly reports on Form 10–QSB, as well as other subsequent filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The Company cautions readers not to place undue reliance on any forward–looking statements. The Company does not undertake, and specifically disclaims any obligation, to update or revise such statements to reflect new circumstances or unanticipated events as they occur.

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