SOURCE: OptiCon Systems, Inc.

January 28, 2008 06:31 ET

OptiCon Systems, Inc. (OSYS) Releases Latest Version of Fiber Optic Network Management Software, R-

Original Developer of Software Joins Management Team

GRAPEVINE, TX--(Marketwire - January 28, 2008) - OptiCon Systems, Inc. (OTCBB: OSYS) announced today the company's main product, the OptiCon Fiber Network Management software, has been updated to its latest release version, R3.8.0.0, and is now ready for deployment.

"The latest version of the OptiCon software is more robust and effective than ever. The company has updated the software to assure compatibility with the latest Oracle database products and Microsoft Operating Systems, in addition to incorporating the newest GIS technology from MapInfo," stated Sadruddin Currimbhoy, CEO of OptiCon. "With significant improvements to our reporting capabilities, particularly in the provisioning segment, we are excited to be able to bring the most up to date capabilities to our current customers and to other telecom companies looking for the best solution in managing their fiber networks," Mr. Currimbhoy added.

In other news, the company also announced that an original developer of the OptiCon software, Mr. Jacques Laurin, has joined the management team as the Vice President of Technology. Mr. Laurin has successfully managed several large development projects in the Telecom, IT and manufacturing industries. He spent eight years with Corning Cable Systems, where he led the development of the OptiCon software, and was instrumental in its setup as a separate entity. Mr. Laurin's critical product knowledge and understanding of the Telecom industry, along with his mastery of database and GIS systems, gives OptiCon a significant edge in the marketplace.

About OptiCon Systems

OptiCon Systems, Inc. offers a premier network management solution for the physical and logical layer management and fault detection for fiber optic via software, services, and integrated systems. OptiCon's state-of-the-art solutions were initially developed and deployed by Corning Cable and have been in use extensively by companies seeking the best solution in managing fiber networks for the past 10 years.

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