Global ePoint’s Aviation Division Receives Orders For Cockpit Door Surveillance System

Systems to be Deployed on Airbus A320 and Boeing B767 Aircraft For Two Regional Foreign Carriers

CITY OF INDUSTRY, Calif. — (BUSINESS WIRE) — May 25, 2006 — Global ePoint, Inc. (Nasdaq: GEPT – News), a leading provider of security and aviation solutions for the aviation, law enforcement, government, and commercial and industrial markets, announced today that its Aviation Division, Global Airworks, received orders for Cockpit Door Surveillance Systems (CDSS) from leasing company GECAS for India’s Go Air Airlines. The new CDSS kit order is for Go Air’s A320 aircraft. First Choice Airways, one of the UK’s leading leisure airlines, also placed CDSS orders for two if its B767 aircraft. Go Air Airlines previously deployed the CDSS on other aircraft.

"We are extremely pleased to be the vendor of choice for CDSS systems for the lessors of commercial jets worldwide" stated Ricky Frick, Global Airworks President. "Previous orders received from International Lease Finance Corporation, General Electric Capital and CIT, the industry’s largest aircraft lessors, further demonstrates that the Airworks CDSS system meets the requirements of both leasing companies and commercial airlines worldwide and their related regulatory requirements."

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

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, statements about the Company’s anticipated future revenues and profitability, statements about expected government regulatory actions, whether the Company gains traction in surveillance markets, whether its markets will become growth catalysts for Global ePoint and whether Tops achieves its target of generating $8 million in revenue over the next 12 months. 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, but are not limited to, potential delays in the enactment of government regulations, such as FAA mandates concerning flight deck door surveillance systems, or changes in anticipated regulations, or financial distress in the airline industry, all of which could negatively impact the Company's sales to the airline industry, Global ePoint’s success in capturing market share in these markets. For a discussion of these and other factors that 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.

CEOcast, Inc. for Global ePoint
Andrew Hellman