40% of Third Quarter Orders Driven by New User Agencies
WALL, N.J., Sept. 29 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- BIO-key International, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: BKYI), a leader in finger-based biometric identification and wireless public safety, announced today that its Law Enforcement group has been awarded $700,000 in software and related services orders in the third quarter of 2008 to date. More than 40% of the order value in the third quarter is comprised of awards from new customers and additional agencies hosted by current customers. The new agencies include the Pulaski County (IN) Sheriff's Office and Bexley (OH) Police Department. Awards from current customers include a $175,000 add-on contract from the Hawaii County (HI) Police Department.
Public safety agencies rely on BIO-key's mobile data products -- including MobileCop(R), MobileRescue(TM) and PocketCop(R) -- to link their officers and first responders with federal and state criminal justice databases through a secure wireless communications network. BIO-key's mobile data products also enable the company's public safety customers to exchange data and intelligence seamlessly, promoting regional information sharing and cooperation.
BIO-key's CEO, Mike DePasquale, noted, "The new orders we've received so far this quarter from, both new and existing customers in 25 different states across the country, provides further evidence that our solutions fill critical safety needs at all levels of law enforcement."
BIO-key International, Inc., headquartered in Wall, New Jersey,
develops and delivers advanced identification solutions and information
services to law enforcement departments, public safety agencies, government
and private sector customers. BIO-key's mobile wireless technology provides
first responders with critical, reliable, real-time data and images from
local, state and national databases. BIO-key's high performance, scalable,
cost-effective and ea
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