VIASPACE Expands Scope of Security Business with New Industry Applications, Teaming Agreements, Resources & International Focus

PASADENA , Calif., Sept. 4 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- VIASPACE Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: VSPC), a company commercializing proven technologies from NASA and the US Department of Defense into hardware and software solutions, is expanding the scope of...

Mr. Amjad Abdallat , COO of VIASPACE, commented: "Homeland security is a global business. Our security division is focusing on the growing market for commercial and military security solutions in the United States as well as Asia and the Middle East , leveraging new strategic teaming agreements and employing new business development resources in those regions to get products to market quickly. We see tremendous opportunities opening up worldwide for sensor fusion-based applications and are moving quickly to serve this thriving global market."

About VIASPACE: Originally founded in 1998 with the objective of transforming proven space and defense technologies from NASA and the Department of Defense into hardware and software solutions that solve today's complex problems, VIASPACE benefits from important patent and software licenses from Caltech, which manages NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory. For more information, please visit our website at

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