Data Evolution Corporation

Data Evolution Corporation

April 03, 2007 08:01 ET

Linux decTOP™ to be Demonstrated at Embedded Systems Conference

General Software displaying Data Evolution's decTOP running Linux

NEW ORLEANS, LOUISIANA--(CCNMatthews - April 3, 2007) - Data Evolution Holdings, Inc.'s (PINK SHEETS:DTEV) wholly-owned subsidiary, Data Evolution Corporation (DEC), today announced that its decTOP, a low-cost, consumer-friendly desktop computer, will be exhibited running a Linux operating system at the Embedded Systems Conference (ESC) in San Jose, California.

The Linux decTOP will be displayed by General Software, Inc. of Bellevue, Washington, the developer of the decTOP's BIOS and firmware, at ECS booth number 747 from April 3-5, 2007.

The decTOP, powered by an AMD Geode GX processor, was originally designed as a Microsoft® Windows® CE device; however, DEC is committed to enabling open source development for the decTOP to further penetrate our target markets. The Linux decTOP is the first step in fulfilling that commitment. For more information on how you can participate in the decTOP's open source development, please contact DEC at

This release includes forward-looking statements made pursuant to the safe harbor provisions of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995 that involve risks and uncertainties including, but not limited to, the impact of competitive products, the ability to meet customer demand, the ability to manage growth, acquisitions of technology, equipment, or human resources, the effect of economic and business conditions, and the ability to attract and retain skilled personnel. The Company is not obligated to revise or update any forward-looking statements in order to reflect events or circumstances that may arise after the date of this release.

(i) All specifications subject to change without notice.

About Data Evolution

DEC develops proprietary computer software and manufactures computer hardware for mobile data capture solutions and currently consist of the award-winning, convertible handheld personal computer, Clio®, and the traditional notebook-style, Windows CE computer, Cathena®, which is specifically targeted to the education and government services markets. DEC's software products and services, grouped under the trade name mCapture:PowerSys®, are specifically designed to help organizations capture and manipulate data efficiently and accurately.

About General Software, Inc.

General Software, Inc. provides superior embedded x86 firmware solutions and world-class support for OEM manufacturers of telecommunications, data communications, consumer electronics, dedicated servers, and other specialized computing devices. General Software's well-architected and reliable firmware products reduce risk, speed development, and address embedded OEM product lifecycle needs. For more information about General Software and its embedded firmware, visit, e-mail, or call us at 800-850-5755 or 425-576-8300.

Contact Information

  • Data Evolution Corporation
    (United States)
    650 Poydras Street, Suite 1467
    New Orleans, Louisiana 70130
    504-342-4279 (FAX)
    Data Evolution Corporation (Canada)
    Robert J. Sowah,
    Chief Executive Officer
    613-233-7410 (FAX)