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EtherWAN Showcases Ethernet Extender at SeucTech Vietnam

Taipei, Taiwan — November 12, 2009 —
EtherWAN, showcased the reach of their Ethernet Extender with a live demo at SeucTech in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam. The demo proved that the Ethernet Extender is the best solution to transmit data from IP cameras across a CCTV solution when longer distance is a must. “This prestigious trade show provides an informative venue to visitors, and to show that EtherWAN has the networking solution ready to support the IP integrated security solutions seekers to switch from CCTV to IP networking,” Laurence Lin, Executive VP at EtherWAN said.

EtherWAN's Ethernet Extender takes the advantage of existing phone wires or coaxial cables to break the 100-meter copper Ethernet barrier and provide a solution to IP cameras. Thanks to PoE technology, EtherWAN provides switches that achieve faster connection speeds and simplify the wiring hassle in extreme environments. Lin explained why EtherWAN choose to participate in SeucTech Vietnam, “Ho Chi Minh City plays an important role in location-wise in Southeast Asia. EtherWAN is prepared to meet the changing demands of IP networking trends, and we’re delighted that we have chosen SecuTech Vietnam as a platform to demonstrate our industrial and hardened grade equipments for critical environment.”

Lin offered views on the connectivity trend of "New Solution for Ethernet Long Distance Transmission" at GDSF Vietnam (Global Digital Surveillance Forum Vietnam). EtherWAN demonstrated critical infrastructure surveillance applications in Power Plant, Water Supply & Treatment and ITS that EtherWAN brought solutions with reliable and cost-effective equipments.

About EtherWAN

EtherWAN Systems, founded in 1996 in Irvine CA, has become a leader in Ethernet connectivity for applications in various markets including interaction traffic monitoring & surveillance, transportation, utility, oil & mining, factory automation, etc. EtherWAN specializes in designing and manufacturing fiber optic Ethernet products and Ethernet equipment for harsh environments.

The available products are hardened Ethernet over VDSL equipments, hardened media converters from serial/Ethernet to fiber or wireless, PoE switches, IEC61850 based hardened Ethernet equipments for power distribution and substation applications, EN50121-4 based products for railway and train networking applications, and those for UL1604 based hazardous locations. EtherWAN's US headquarters are located in California USA with Pacific Rim headquarters and manufacturing facility in Taipei, Taiwan. With engineering expertise at both sides of the Pacific Ocean and its own production lines in Taiwan, EtherWAN continues to serve the markets with most advanced Ethernet gears at very affordable prices.