SOURCE: Cygnus eTransactions Group, Inc.

March 05, 2007 08:30 ET

Cygnus and NCR Partner to Provide Ticketing Solutions

ORLANDO, FL -- (MARKET WIRE) -- March 5, 2007 -- Cygnus eTransactions Group Inc. (PINKSHEETS: CYGT) today announced it has been named a member of the NCR RealPartner program by NCR Corporation. As a member, Cygnus will resell NCR RealPOS™ point-of-sale (POS) workstations and NCR EasyPoint™ self-serve kiosks.

Cygnus is integrating its ceStation™ POS and ceOsk® self-service ticketing applications with NCR hardware to provide an industry leading ticketing solution for the recreation and entertainment industry.

"We are proud to announce the partnership between NCR and Cygnus as it marks the pairing of the industry's best-in-class hardware and software," said Ian McMillan, executive vice president of sales and marketing at Cygnus. "Our software -- combined with NCR's proven reputation for delivering high quality products and world-class field services -- provides Cygnus with a strong competitive advantage that will enable us to expand into new markets."

NCR's POS workstations and self-service kiosks offer a variety of configuration and hardware options including space-saving designs, enhanced serviceability tailored for a range of applications, along with industry leading hardware maintenance and technical support.

"This partnership opens up new opportunities for NCR and Cygnus to offer best-in-class POS and self-service solutions to the growing recreation and entertainment industry," said Tracy Flynn, vice president of hospitality solutions for NCR. "Our relationship represents our mutual commitment to deliver solutions that provide excellence in efficiency, convenience and service."

The NCR RealPartner program is a tiered marketing program that provides NCR channel and alliance partners with the sales, marketing and support tools they need to be successful with NCR products and services.

About NCR Corporation

NCR Corporation is a leading global technology company helping businesses build stronger relationships with their customers. NCR's Teradata® data warehouses, ATMs, retail systems, self-service solutions and IT services provide Relationship Technology™ that maximizes the value of customer interactions and helps organizations create a stronger competitive position. Based in Dayton, Ohio, NCR ( employs approximately 28,900 people worldwide.

About Cygnus

Cygnus is a leading provider of ticketing and financial processing solutions for the recreation and entertainment industry. Cygnus offers a proven technology platform that seamlessly integrates e-commerce, point-of-sale solutions, kiosks, admission control and payment card processing. Payment card processing is provided with all Cygnus sales applications and is also available as a standalone solution. Additional services such as application hosting, a 24/7 call center and a fulfillment center for shipping tickets and season passes are also provided. Fore more information, please visit

Forward-Looking Statements

Some of the statements contained in this news release constitute forward-looking statements. These statements involve risks and uncertainties that could cause actual results to differ materially from those described in such statements. Although the Company believes that the expectations reflected in such forward-looking statements are reasonable, it can give no assurance that such expectations will prove to have been correct. Important factors, including changes in general economic, political and business conditions, actions of current and potential competitors, ability to attract new and retain existing customers, and other factors could cause actual results to differ materially from the Company's expectations and these forward-looking statements.

ceStation and ceOsk are trademarks of Cygnus eTransactions Group Inc.

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