C-COM Satellite Systems Inc.

C-COM Satellite Systems Inc.

May 04, 2010 09:30 ET

C-COM's iNetVu® Deployed by Malaysian Post and Telecom Malaysia

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - May 4, 2010) - C-COM Satellite Systems Inc. (TSX VENTURE:CMI) the leading global provider of mobile auto-deploying satellite antenna systems announced today that it has delivered an initial number of iNetVu® Mobile antenna systems to Numix-Engineering SDN BHD, its Malaysia based reseller, for deployment by Post Malaysia for this country's first-of-its-kind Post-Automated-Machine (PAM) and Post-on-Wheels, or mobile post office.

"PAM is similar to a bank's ATM (automated teller machine) but the first of its kind that is integrated with postal service. The response from the public has been very encouraging and we plan to deploy another 30 units of PAM this year. Our target is to have a PAM in every post office nationwide. It will run round-the-clock in due course," Post Malaysia chairman Tan Sri Aseh Che Mat told a news conference.

"We are very pleased that the iNetVu® mobile has been selected by such prestigious organizations like Post Malaysia and Telekom Malaysia to deliver this unique application to their customers through our authorized reseller Numix-Engineering. It is encouraging to see how innovative and creative satellite mobile applications such as these using the iNetVu® antenna system are changing the way people do business in Asia," said Leslie Klein, President and CEO of C-COM Satellite Systems.

"The iNetVu® enabled satellite mobile applications provide connectivity to the Telekom Malaysia Berhad ™ TMpoint On Wheels (TMOW) trucks. These mobile vehicles visit customers in new and developing areas of Malysia, provide sales of TM's products and services and fascilitate bill payments and enquiries. They also enable free WiFi Internet access to the public visiting the TMOW as well as to individuals who are within 50 meter radius from the TMOW. ", said En. Ahmad Khairul Razi Ismail, Chief Executive Officer of Telekom Sales & Services Sdn Bhd, a wholly owned subsidiary of Telekom Malaysia Berhad ™. that operates the TMpoint On Wheels (TMOW) trucks.

"TM has so far equipped and deployed 15 TMOW trucks with iNetVu® antennas. We are looking forward to having more iNetVu®'s deployed in this region with our partners," said Mr. Abdul Razak Bin Mohd Noor, Managing Director of Numix-Engineering SDN BHD.

About C-COM Satellite Systems, Inc.

C-COM Satellite Systems, Inc. is a leader in the development and deployment of commercial grade mobile satellite-based technology for the delivery of two-way high-speed Internet, VoIP and Video services into vehicles. C-COM has developed a unique proprietary mobile auto-deploying (iNetVu®) antenna that allows the delivery of high-speed satellite based Internet services into vehicles while stationary virtually anywhere where one can drive. The iNetVu® mobile antenna has also been adapted to be deployable from transportable platforms. The company's satellite-based products and services deliver high-quality, cost-effective solutions for both fixed and mobile applications throughout the world. More information is available at: www.c-comsat.com

iNetVu® is a registered trademark of C-COM Satellite Systems Inc. 

About TM

Telekom Malaysia Berhad ™, Malaysia's leading integrated information and communications group, offers a comprehensive range of communication services and solutions in broadband, data and fixed-line. As a market leader in the broadband and fixed-line businesses, TM is driven to deliver value to its stakeholders in a highly competitive environment. The Group places emphasis on continuing customer service quality enhancements and innovations.

With its extensive global connectivity, TM is poised to position Malaysia as a regional Internet hub and digital gateway for South-East Asia. In line with this, TM is evolving into a Next Generation Network service provider enabling the Group to enhance its efficiency and productivity while providing enriched products and services.

For further information on TM, visit www.tm.com.my.

About Numix-Engineering SDN BHD

Numix Engineering Sdn Bhd is Malaysia's leading Ku Band service provider and partner to Telekom Malaysia for its Ku Band Services. With our wide range of solution offerings we are capable of providing different solutions to different set of customer segments like Consumers, Corporate, Government, Military & Police etc. The company also offers Narrow Band as well as Private Network, wireless and microwave connectivity, broadcasting and mobile vehicle based solutions.

For further information on Numix, visit www.numix-engineering.com.

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