SOURCE: Sequiam Corporation

August 29, 2006 08:30 ET

Sequiam's ScanQ™ Biometric Scanner and ScanQ Security Suite™ for PCs Are Ready to Ship and Can Be Purchased On-Line Immediately

ORLANDO, FL -- (MARKET WIRE) -- August 29, 2006 -- Sequiam Corporation (OTCBB: SQUM), through its wholly owned subsidiary Sequiam Biometrics, Inc. (, a leading provider of biometric technology and services, announced today that the Sequiam ScanQ biometric scanner and ScanQ Security Suite fingerprint authentication software are ready to ship to customers. Purchase is available on-line immediately at

ScanQ is a proprietary biometric scanner for PC applications that provides users with an inexpensive, high quality, accurate fingerprint security that can be integrated into many software applications. ScanQ provides a reliable, quick and user-friendly alternative to passwords, PINs and other forms of user authentication

ScanQ Security Suite fingerprint authentication software includes features like Windows log-on, file encryption, Internet Explorer password bank, screen saver lock, PC lock and shutdown timer. ScanQ supports the Microsoft Windows 2000/XP operating system and soon the Macintosh OSX operating system.

Sequiam's ScanQ supports USB interface and has a high 500dpi resolution. The scanner is programmable to adapt to wet and dry fingers. ScanQ and ScanQ Security Suite have applications including, but not limited to, computer and network log-on, physical access control, point-of-sale terminals, transportation security, medical information protection and cardholder ID validation.

Nick VandenBrekel, CEO of Sequiam Corporation, said: "The ScanQ is a great example of the Sequiam line of CLBs (consumer lifestyle biometrics™) and affordably brings biometric fingerprint security to everyone with a personal computer."

Mr. VandenBrekel added, "To show appreciation to our shareholders and to give them a unique insight into the new line of consumer biometric products invented and produced by Sequiam, we have decided to offer a 15% discount on the ScanQ retail price to all Sequiam shareholders. I am confident that many shareholders will share the ScanQ with friends and associates, proudly representing their ownership in the Company."

Suggested retail price of the ScanQ scanner and ScanQ Security Suite software is $129.00. Individually, the ScanQ scanner sells for the suggested price of $99.00.

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About Sequiam

Headquartered in Orlando, Florida, Sequiam Corporation develops, markets, and supports a portfolio of highly robust proprietary security, OEM and Biometric solutions. In addition, Sequiam provides research and development services for the biometric industry worldwide. Sequiam's solutions incorporate low-cost, high-volume manufacturing processes indicated for the consumer and small business markets. Sequiam is a global company with offices in Taiwan, China and South Africa. For more information, please visit


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