at Hong Kong Integer Exhibition
Wireless tags provide new level of security at world-class exhibition
RICHMOND, BC, Dec. 10 /PRNewswire/ - Assetrac(TM), a wireless asset
management and tracking system from eXI Wireless Systems Inc., a subsidiary of
eXI Wireless Inc. (CDNX: EXI), is currently being used to secure valuable
equipment at the newly opened world-class exhibition, the Integer Hong Kong
The Integer Hong Kong Pavilion, which runs from November of this year to
late 2002, is a world class exhibition demonstrating how intelligent and green
technologies can deliver better value and performance in housing. Its main
themes are innovations in construction, technology and environmental
eXI Wireless Systems' Assetrac wireless asset tracking system is being
used to provide management and security for a wide range of valuable and
mobile assets, such as MP3 players that provide an audio guide to the
exhibition, and laptop computers and LCD panels that are part of the apartment
exhibits. "Each of these assets has a tiny tag attached to them," explains
Karim Khoja, CEO of eXI Wireless. "Should the asset move within the detection
zone of an exit armed with the Assetrac system, security is alerted and the
exit is automatically secured."
eXI Wireless Systems and Nixon Technology Inc., eXI's distribution
partner in Hong Kong, Mainland China and Macau, provided the 300 tags and
Assetrac infrastructure for the Integer Pavilion. "This will provide excellent
showcase for eXI and Assetrac in Asia," says Lawrence Wong, Managing Director
for Nixon Technology. "For one year, the Pavilion will offer an opportunity
for us to demonstrate Assetrac's capabilities, and we have already had
numerous inquiries which we are pursuing. I see a great demand for eXI's
Assetrac and Infant Protection systems in Hong Kong. The Integer Pavilion is
truly a unique opportunity for this system and an outstanding opportunity for
both our companies."
"The Integer Pavilion Project is but one more example of our products
being used for new and innovative applications," says Khoja, "and this exhibit
is of particular importance because it is on an international stage."
Assetrac is designed for use in any facility where there are highly
mobile, high-value items. Assetrac is ideal for corporations, universities,
research facilities, trade and convention centers, and manufacturing
facilities. eXI Wireless has related systems installed in hospitals and other
health care facilities to identify, protect, locate and track both people and
The Integer Hong Kong Pavilion was founded by the Hong Kong Special
Administrative Region Government, Trade Partners UK, CLP Power Hong Kong
Limited, Gammon Construction Limited, The Hong Kong Housing Authority, The
Hong Kong Housing Society, INTEGER Intelligent & Green Limited, and Swire
Properties Limited. Its patron is the Hong Kong Jockey Club. For more
information on the Pavilion, please visit www.integer.com.hk
About eXI Wireless Inc.
eXI Wireless Inc. is a Canadian public company listed on the Canadian
Venture Exchange (CDNX). eXI develops wireless technology and connectivity
solutions targeted at a rapidly growing worldwide markets utilizing its eLink
wireless protocol and the emerging Bluetooth wireless protocol. Primary
applications include health care management and real-time asset location and
management. Complementing its systems business, eXI provides professional
services, business transition and custom software development services. For
more information, visit eXI Wireless Inc. on the Web at www.exi.com.
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ST: British Columbia
-0- Dec/10/2001 14:01 GMT
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