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PRESS RELEASE: CPAT En Route to Thailand

Montreal, July 9, 2013 – Effigis (formerly VIASAT GeoTechnologies, VGI Solutions in the US) is pleased to announce that the Company has entered into a distribution agreement with well-known Thai test equipment provider, Bangkok Datacom.

Pursuant to the distribution agreement, Effigis’ highly popular CPAT FLEX Leakage/Ingress Monitoring System will be distributed in Thailand by Bangkok Datacom. The agreement is effective immediately.

“After Europe and South America, this distribution agreement is a significant step ahead in our worldwide expansion strategy,” said Daniel Babeux, Vice-President, Business Development – Broadband Networks at Effigis. “Thailand is a promising market and we are confident that our partnership with Bangkok Datacom will help to boost CPAT products in the region.”

“Our goal is to present our customers with a comprehensive portfolio of high-quality test equipment, and CPAT FLEX definitely answers broadband operators’ needs in terms of leakage and ingress monitoring tools,” said Warat Prapinmongkolkarn, Managing Director of Bangkok Datacom. “Our experienced team of professionals will help to position CPAT FLEX products and promote them among operators in Thailand.”

About Effigis
Recognized as a leader in the geomatics sector, Effigis (formerly VIASAT GeoTechnologies, VGI Solutions in the US) has been providing innovative geospatial solutions since 1991. Telecommunications network monitoring, infrastructure inventory, GNSS software, Earth Observation services, geological studies: we are a one-stop source for all our clients’ geoinformation needs.

About Bangkok Datacom Co., Ltd.
Bangkok Datacom Co., Ltd. (BDC) was established in 1984 by a team with expertise in the telecommunications field and provides test equipment as well as networking and wireless equipment. BDC focuses on providing advanced technologies and high-quality products and services, and protecting its customers’ long-term investment. BDC aims for excellence in all of its business activities and is certified to the highest international standards. For more information, visit