Psion Teklogix Inc.

Psion Teklogix Inc.

March 02, 2005 06:00 ET

Psion Teklogix Expands RFID Product Line With New EPC-Compliant Integrated UHF RFID Reader


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FOR: PSION TEKLOGIX INC.

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MARCH 2, 2005 - 06:00 ET

Psion Teklogix Expands RFID Product Line With New
EPC-Compliant Integrated UHF RFID Reader

MISSISSAUGA, ONTARIO--(CCNMatthews - March 2, 2005) -

Customers using Psion Teklogix 7535 hand-held computers can add the UHF
RFID reader easily to their existing hardware, lowering the initial RFID
investment cost

Psion Teklogix (LSE:PON), a global provider of solutions for mobile
computing, wireless data collection and RFID, today announced it is
launching an EPC-compliant 900 MHz RFID reader designed to operate with
Psion Teklogix' 7535 hand-held computer. The new Psion Teklogix
Integrated UHF RFID Reader provides customers with a cost-effective RFID
option that is flexible and compatible with EPC Class 0, 0+ and Class 1
standards, as well as ISO 18000-6B protocols.

Psion Teklogix provides customers with a range of options to assist in
the deployment of RFID systems, such as a full range of RFID products as
well as certified professional services to assist in both the planning
and deployment of an RFID system. The Integrated UHF RFID Reader is
lightweight and well balanced, and delivers multimedia data-capture
capabilities by enabling the integration of RFID, laser bar-code
scanning and imaging into a single hand-held device.

The rugged design of the Integrated UHF RFID Reader delivers superior
system up-time for increased productivity, even in harsh environments.
This ruggedness is delivered without compromise to ergonomics, since its
pistol-grip design makes the device comfortable and easy to use for long
periods of time.

"Psion Teklogix is committed to expanding its portfolio of RFID products
and services to help customers easily adopt RFID technology, and the
Integrated UHF RFID Reader represents a key element in this strategy,"
said Todd Boone, senior product marketing manager, Psion Teklogix. "By
launching this new flexible RFID reader, we are providing our supply
chain and logistics customers with a cost-effective solution that meets
their evolving needs. "

The Integrated UHF RFID Reader will be available in April 2005 for sale
in North America through Psion Teklogix' sales offices and value-added
resellers.

About Psion Teklogix Inc.

Psion Teklogix is a global provider of solutions for mobile computing,
wireless data collection and RFID. The company's fully integrated mobile
computing solutions include rugged hardware, secure wireless networks,
robust software, professional services and exceptional support programs.
Psion Teklogix is committed to helping its customers reap the benefits
of new and emerging technologies, such as RFID. The company continues to
introduce new RFID technologies that show tremendous potential across a
wide range of markets. With over three decades of industry experience,
Psion Teklogix has customers in more than 70 countries around the world,
and over 35 sales and support offices in 16 countries. Psion Teklogix is
headquartered in Mississauga, Ontario, Canada with additional corporate
offices located in the United States, Latin America, Europe and Asia.
Psion Teklogix is the operating business of Psion PLC, which is publicly
listed on the London Stock Exchange (PON.L). For more information, visit
www.psionteklogix.com.

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Contact Information

  • FOR FURTHER INFORMATION PLEASE CONTACT:
    Psion Teklogix Inc.
    Charmaine D'Silva
    (905) 812-6382 or (416) 875-8052
    charmaine.dsilva@teklogix.com
    or
    High Road Communications for Psion Teklogix Inc.
    Cameron Kenalty
    (416) 368-8348 ext. 233
    ckenalty@highroad.com