Global ePoint Subsidiary Enters Airport Security Market

CITY OF INDUSTRY, Calif., July 13 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Global ePoint, Inc. (Nasdaq: GEPT - News), a leading manufacturer of surveillance security technologies, announced today that its wholly owned subsidiary, Tops Digital Security, has entered the airport security market with its first contract from a municipal airport. The name of the airport was not disclosed for security reasons.

Tops has installed at the airport a turnkey solution that provides cameras with digital video recording (DVR) capability for closed-circuit TV security and access control equipment with proximity card readers. Key factors in the selection of the Tops equipment included the high quality of the recorded video data playback and the system’s ease of use by airport personnel. Tops is a total custom solutions provider of enterprise video surveillance systems designed for high-quality video capture and central monitoring in the high-end commercial, industrial and government electronic security markets and was recently acquired by Global ePoint. Please see

"The launch of our custom Tops product into the airport security market complements the marketing of our Perpetual Digital surveillance product to airports and further expands our growing presence in aviation security," said Toresa Lou, Global ePoint’s Chief Executive Officer. "We continue to focus strongly on homeland security on the ground and in the skies, both in the U.S. and internationally, with such products as our Cockpit Door Surveillance Systems (CDSS) and computers for X-ray equipment to scan luggage and cargo at airports."

Global AirWorks, the Company’s aviation division, specializes in commercial aircraft surveillance systems, such as the CDSS, which uses digital video technology to allow pilots to monitor safely from behind the secured cockpit door activity in the airplane's cabin. The contract manufacturing division makes computers that run X-ray scanning equipment in airports.

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, whether the Company gains traction in surveillance markets and whether its markets will become growth catalysts for Global ePoint. 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, 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.

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