Raptor Networks Technology CEO Tom Wittenschlaeger Describes 2008 Objectives in New Media Interview

SANTA ANA, Calif. , May 1 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Raptor Networks Technology, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: RPTN), provider of the world's first distributed network switching architectures, announced today that Tom Wittenschlaeger , Raptor Networks Technology Chairman and CEO, in an Internet interview with Francis Gaskins , said its new release product, the ER-1010E - now being previewed at the Networld Interop Show in Las Vegas, Nevada , maintains the compelling price, performance and power consumption advantages of the prior generation product.

"Our system has speed and reliability not possible in traditional legacy architecture," Mr. Wittenschlaeger explains in the interview. He says that this is why the Company is making in-roads with cable TV, which places extraordinary loads on the network, the U.S. Department of Defense, which moves vast amounts of data, and other sectors that are dependent on new uses for the Internet, such as VoIP and video surveillance.

Also in the interview, Raptor Networks Technology's CEO details how the Company's sales and marketing team has been strengthened with the addition of executives with strong backgrounds in this field. He explains that Raptor's system is significantly more "hack-resistant" than its competitors, a key advantage with so much concern presently about network security.

Finally, Mr. Wittenschlaeger says shareholders can anticipate continued technological innovation by the Company in 2008, plus early sales in more key sectors, and momentum-growing revenues.

About Raptor Networks Technology, Inc.

Raptor Networks Technology, Inc. has developed the world's first "distributed core" network switching architectures, all open-standards based, that benefit networks that provide newer latency-sensitive services such as video, VoIP, high speed server and storage clustering and the like. This patented Distributed Network Switching Technology enables new network build outs and performance upgrades of traditional chassis-based installations in a highly cost effective manner. Management believes that the unique advantage Raptor provides is speed over distance: data transport at wire speed, in hardware, between spatially separated network elements. Enhanced network reliability, lower power consumption and reduced form factor combine to enable significant savings in both acquisition costs as well as operating expense. Raptor's network switching products engender the feature set and versatility to run the most advanced new data applications.

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Safe Harbor Statement

The statements in this release relating to future product availability, collaboration and partnership, and positive direction are forward-looking statements within the meaning of The Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. Some or all of the aspects anticipated by these forward-looking statements may not, in fact, occur. Factors that could cause or contribute to such differences include, but are not limited to, contractual difficulties, demand for Raptor Networks' products, the future market price of RPTN common stock and the Company's ability to obtain necessary future financing.

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