ECSI Announces Strategic Alliance with Meridian Technologies

CLIFTON, N.J., Feb. 19 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- ECSI (Electronic Control Security, Inc.) (OTC Bulletin Board: EKCS) announced today that it has entered into a strategic teaming agreement with Meridian Technologies to provide Fiber Optic Transmission Systems that address voice, video and data communications for homeland security infrastructure requirements.

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Arthur Barchenko, President and CEO, stated, "We can now offer clients a complete fiber optic communication technology package. This alliance will enable us to effectively complete projects wherever fiber optic communication technologies are needed, without adding a layer of cost. We plan to market the technology on an exclusive basis to distributors, dealers, Installers and system integrators in Central and South America , Middle East and Africa which we believe will generate a consistent reoccurring revenue stream for ECSI." He went on to say, "The Government and private sector will gain access to one-stop shopping for their fiber optic security needs. Through ECSI's global network, we have the ability to integrate Meridian and ECSI's products and services as part of a total security solution this will meet one of our major strategic objectives for 2008 and beyond."

About Meridian Technologies

Meridian Technologies provides fiber optic transmission products for a variety of security, surveillance Professional A/V, Broadcast, Government, military and access control applications. Established in 1990, Meridian is a recognized leader in fiber optic communications equipment and has provided equipment solutions for a wide variety of commercial, industrial, government and military customers both domestic and international. Meridian was also the first such company to offer a comprehensive network management software package. Meridian's staff with over 100 years of fiber optic experience also provides system design and application support to ensure efficient, economical and reliable system designs. Meridian's main office is located at 700 Elmont Rd., Elmont, NY 11003 Tel: 516-285-1000; Fax: 516-285-6300. For more information on Meridian products and services, please visit

About ECSI

ECSI is recognized as a global leader in perimeter security and an effective quality provider for both the Department of Defense and Homeland Security programs. The Company designs, manufactures and markets physical electronic security systems for high profile, high threat environments. The employment of risk assessment and analysis allows ECSI to determine and address the security needs of government and commercial-industrial installations. The Company has teaming agreements with major system integrators in both the United States and overseas to support the installation and aftermarket. ECSI is located at 790 Bloomfield Avenue, Bldg. C-1, Clifton, NJ 07012. Tel: 973-574-8555; Fax: 973-574-8562. For more information on ECSI and its customers, please visit http//


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SOURCE Electronic Control Security, Inc.