SOURCE: GVI Security Solutions, Inc.

September 15, 2008 10:20 ET

GVI Security Solutions to Introduce Full Samsung Electronics Branded End-to-End IP Video Security Surveillance Solution at ASIS

CARROLLTON, TX--(Marketwire - September 15, 2008) - GVI Security Solutions, Inc. (OTCBB: GVSS), a leading provider of video security surveillance solutions featuring the complete Samsung Electronics line of products will introduce a full Samsung Electronics branded end-to-end IP video security surveillance solution at ASIS International 2008 in Atlanta, Georgia, September 15-18, 2008.

GVI is introducing the exciting new Samsung Electronics NET-i™ I IP Video Security Solution that ties together all of the company's IP product ranges including cameras, software, encoder, DVRs and LCD monitors to deliver a full end-to-end branded Samsung Electronics IP video security solution. GVI is also introducing new Samsung High Resolution 3 Mega Pixel IP, anti-vandal Dome IP and WDR IP cameras, a new dual-codec IP video encoder and a new line of Samsung Electronics high resolution LCD monitors that bring Samsung's highly regarded LCD technology, that has been garnering so much praise in the video press, to the professional video surveillance market.

"ASIS is our opportunity to highlight our new product introductions for the end user community," said Joseph Restivo, GVI Security Solutions Chief Operating Officer/CFO. "As the industry moves more and more towards IP, the opportunity to introduce an effective easy to install and use Samsung Electronics IP solution to so many customers in one location is very exciting. We're also strengthening our analog offerings with new very high resolution Samsung Electronics cameras and exceptional new Samsung LCD monitors capable of displaying the new higher resolution images."

GVI recently announced the signing of a strategic marketing agreement with Verint. The impact of that agreement is already being seen in new Samsung IP camera models which will optionally make available Verint's field proven VSIP protocol for camera control. This move is consistent with GVI and Samsung's strong commitment to open protocols and third party integration. Samsung IP camera users will be able to select from a wide variety of leading VSIP compliant VMS developers including Verint's Nextiva IP video management software, providing the broadest, multiplatform compliant market possible for Samsung's IP camera offerings.

Details of New GVI Samsung Electronics NET-i™ System Introductions at ASIS

NET-i™ is the new IP Video Security Solution from Samsung Electronics. Developed to offer a high degree of integration and intelligence to real time monitoring applications anywhere in the world. NET-i™ ties together Samsung's entire IP product range including cameras, software, encoder, DVRs and LCD monitors to deliver a full end-to-end branded Samsung Electronics IP video security solution. NET-i™ software features dual monitor support, D1 mega pixel resolution support, search/playback based on date/time, alarm event and bookmark, powerful E-map tool, full PTZ control support, MPEG4 and MJPEG decoding, and all Samsung IP cameras, encoders and DVRs are fully supported.

The Samsung Electronics SNC-M300 3 Mega Pixel High Resolution IP color network camera comes equipped with a 3 mega pixel CMOS chip that is capable of progressive QXGA (Quad eExtended Graphics Array) scanning. The camera has a maximum resolution of 2048 x 1536 and comes equipped with a SD card slot for on-alarm event recording retrievable over the network. The SNC-M300 runs on onboard embedded Linux OS with standard network protocols such as TCP, UDP and FTP among others. The SNC-M300 streams its video output in TCP and UDP with MPEG4, MJPEG and G.711 compression. The camera connects to the network by way of a 10/100 Base-T Ethernet connection and supports Samsung DDNS and public DDNS servers. Images are viewable through web browser (IE 6.0 or higher), or with Samsung Electronics' software. The SNC-M300 has built-in variable sensitivity motion detection and can be set to alert on an alarm event and the camera can be set to send an image by FTP, e-mail and record.

Samsung Electronics SNC-B5395 Network Anti-Vandal, Day/Night Dome Camera, combines all the most desired features available in the Network camera market into one camera. The SNC-B5395 includes a high resolution 1/3" color Super HADCCD sensor delivering 540TV lines of resolution and day/night performance with a movable IR cut filter and 128 times Sens-Up to with low light rating of 0.4lux in color and 0.04 lux at 15 IRE in B/W. The camera provides optimal field of view with its 2.9-10mm lens. Network video is transmitted in both MPEG4 and MJPEG. Images are transmitted at up to720 x 480 (D1) resolution at 30 Images Per Second (IPS). The camera is equipped with built in video motion detection and a SD card slot. All of these features are packed into a vandal resistant housing with cast aluminum case and polycarbonate bubble.

The Samsung Electronics SNC-B2315 WDR, Day/Night, Color Digital Camera, is an IP network enabled high resolution color camera equipped with 1/3" Super HAD CCD and an embedded Linux OS, 16Mb of flash memory, 128Mb of SDRAM with SD card recording on alarm. The camera supports a default 1-channel client viewer running on Windows XP or Vista with MPEG4 or MJPEG G.711 compression. The SNC-B2315 has excellent Wide Dynamic Range, and produces sharp images even in harsh lighting conditions that have large contrasts between lightness and darkness. The Wide Dynamic Range Circuit excels in severe lighting conditions such as sun rooms, ATMs or toll way systems and can automatically switch from color to high sensitivity B/W at night.

The Samsung Electronics SNT-1010 Dual Codec Video Encoder instantly adapts any Samsung analog video surveillance camera for full IP use enabling monitoring and recording from a remote PC through a network or Internet connection. The encoder features real-time 30/25 IPS at high resolution (D1), MPEG-4 & Motion JPEG dual codec with simultaneous steaming, built-in 3D DNR, pre/post alarm image buffering, UPnP (Universal Plug & Play), motion detection and Bi-Di audio.

About GVI Security Solutions, Inc.

GVI Security Solutions Inc. is a leading provider of video surveillance security solutions to the homeland security, institutional and commercial market segments in North, South and Central America.

Forward-Looking Statements:

Some of the statements made by GVI Security Solutions, Inc. in this press release are forward looking in nature. Forward-looking statements in this press release are not promises or guarantees and are subject to risks and uncertainties that could cause our actual results to differ materially from those anticipated. These statements are based on management's current expectations and assumptions and are naturally subject to uncertainty and changes in circumstances. We caution you not to place undue reliance upon any such forward-looking statements. Actual results may differ materially from those expressed or implied by the statements herein. GVI Security Solutions, Inc. believes that its primary risk factors include, but are not limited to: reliance on primary supplier; concentration of customers; credit limits imposed by primary supplier; effective integration of recently acquired operations and personnel; expansion risks; effective internal processes and systems; the ability to attract and retain high quality employees; changes in the overall economy; rapid change in technology; the number and size of competitors in its markets; outstanding indebtedness; control of the Company by principal stockholders; law and regulatory policy; the mix of products and services offered in the company's target markets; and other factors detailed in the Company's filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission, including the Annual Report on Form 10-K for the year ended December 31, 2007 currently on file, as well as the risk that projected business opportunities will fail to materialize or will be delayed.

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