iDirect Opens Singapore Office to Support Market Growth in South East Asia

iDirect Opens Singapore Office to Support Market Growth in South East Asia

6.13.2005

HERNDON, Va -- June 13, 2005 - iDirect Technologies, a privately held company that designs, develops, and markets the fastest, most reliable bi-directional satellite-based broadband IP solutions, today announced the opening of a new office in Singapore to support strong growth in the South East Asia market. iDirect has enjoyed incredible success in this region and this new office will prove an effective tool in expanding their presence there. The company recognizes Singapore as an ideal location for the South East Asia office as it is central to the region and well equipped to serve customers efficiently and effectively.

"The Singapore office is really exciting for us," said K.W. Chan, Regional VP for Asia/Pacific. "iDirect just opened its first office in Asia last year and we are already expanding throughout the region. With the Singapore office we'll have almost immediate access to our customers in the region and the local office will help us provide better service to them."

The Herndon based satellite company has seen phenomenal growth over the last 5 years. This year, iDirect has been awarded 2005 Teleport Technology of the Year by The World Teleport Association and the 2005 Innovation & Technology of the Year award by The ISCe Advisory Board. With the addition of the new office, iDirect is better prepared to serve the ever-growing Asian market.

About iDirect Technologies

iDirect Technologies, a subsidiary of Vision Technologies Systems Inc., designs, develops, and markets satellite-based broadband access solutions targeted at the enterprise, government, carrier and educational sectors that have the need for fast, flexible, and geographically dispersed two-way internet/intranet access. The company has developed technology solutions that combine high performance, worldwide availability, and ease of installation, high reliability, and low cost to end customers. In addition, iDirect solutions offer unprecedented efficiencies, increased revenue opportunities and higher per customer gross margins to satellite network operators. iDirect was awarded the 2005 World Teleport Association Teleport Technology of the year, the Innovation & Technology of the Year by The ISCe Advisory Board, and named number one in the Deloitte & Touche Virginia Technology Fast 50 list of the fastest-growing U.S. technology companies. iDirect operates its corporate headquarters in Herndon, Virginia and has regional offices in Europe, Asia, and covering Latin America. Additional information is available on the company website at www.idirect.net.

Contact:

iDirect
Warren Brown
+1 703 648 8155
wbrown@idirect.net