Viscount Systems Awarded New U.S. Government Contract

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Viscount Systems Awarded New U.S. Government Contract

First Federal Government Contract from U.S. Department of Labor

BURNABY, British Columbia--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Viscount Systems (OTCQB:VSYS), a leading-edge, high technology supplier of security systems and software, is pleased to announce that it has received order confirmation for its Freedom access control technology to be installed at a U.S. Department of Labor facility in Atlanta, GA. The installation will include a complete Freedom access control system meeting the U.S. Governments FIPS 201 requirements. This is the company's first Department of Labor installation.

"We are pleased to be continuing to make progress in developing new agency clients in the U.S. Government space," noted Stephen Pineau, President and CEO of Viscount. "As the only physical security application platform (PSAP), Freedom continues to demonstrate its cost and cyber security advantages. The software architecture has also provided Viscount a major advantage by being able to quickly respond to agency requirements without having to redesign the control panel software used by competitors."

About Viscount's Freedom Encryption Bridge Solution

Freedom Encryption Bridge is the first and only access control system that allows entry devices (ID cards, RFID readers, biometrics etc.) to be connected to standard building IT networks without requiring expensive control panels that are programmed from a PC. Freedom changes the paradigm of IT friendly access control. It eliminates up to 80% of the cost of traditional systems that require the installation of control panels. And, it utilizes existing logical IT security software (LDAP) to replace both the control panel component and the software component of traditional systems. Freedom drastically reduces system costs while providing a much more secure software solution.

About Viscount Systems

Viscount Systems Inc., designs unified IT and physical security software platforms for building security and emergency planning. Recent awards include SIA Convergence Solution of the Year 2011 and Homeland Securities Platinum Award for Emergency Response and Gold Award for Access Control at GOVSEC 2011.

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