NEC and Foreseeson Partner to Bring Leading Integrated Application and Data Disaster Recovery Software to Canada




    Collaboration to Provide Canadian Resellers with Advanced Training,
Marketing, Sales and Technical Support for NEC ExpressCluster High
Availability Software for Critical Applications and Data

    SANTA CLARA, CALIF., October 9 /CNW/ - NEC Corporation of America, a
premier provider of IT products and solutions and Foreseeson Technology Inc.,
a leading Canadian distributor of IT infrastructure products, are partnering
to make NEC ExpressCluster(R) broadly available to Canadian value-added
resellers (VARs). NEC's award-winning ExpressCluster is a family of integrated
high availability and disaster recovery software providing fast recovery and
continuous protection of business critical applications and data.

    "We're energized by how complementary NEC ExpressCluster is to our
existing networking and infrastructure portfolio and are very pleased to work
with NEC in bringing this key high availability solution to the Canadian
market," said Brian Cherrin, general manager of Foreseeson's Technology
Distribution Division. "With more and more organizations looking for
application availability, data recovery and business continuity, we can now
provide the preferred solution to our value-added resellers for both LAN and
WAN enterprise applications."

    Canadian resellers can use ExpressCluster for easy to deploy and
cost-effective system continuity solutions for industry standard database,
email, and virtualization applications and platforms including Microsoft(R)
SQL, Oracle(R) DB, IBM DB2, MySQL, Microsoft Exchange, Sendmail, VMware(R),
Microsoft Virtual Server, Microsoft Windows(R) and Linux.

    "Foreseeson has great market presence in Canada and offers an excellent
selection of innovative IT infrastructure products," said George Wu, director
of Software Business, IT Platform Group, NEC Corporation of America. "NEC is
looking forward to our partnership with Foreseeson to deliver the advanced
training, marketing, sales and technical support needed for Canadian-based
value-added resellers to take advantage of this family of powerful high
availability and disaster recovery software solutions."

    About Foreseeson Technology

    Through its manufacturing and distribution divisions Foreseeson
Technology is a leading provider of total electronic manufacturing,
distribution, sales and marketing services. The success of Foreseeson's
technology distribution division comes from working with its technology
partners to provide best-in-class networking infrastructure, award-winning
unified threat management (UTM) and real-time network security products and
solutions to its value-added resellers. www.foreseeson.com

    About NEC Corporation of America

    NEC Corporation of America is a leading technology provider of network,
IT and identity management solutions. Headquartered in Irving, Texas, NEC
Corporation of America is the North America subsidiary of NEC Corporation. NEC
Corporation of America delivers technology and professional services ranging
from server and storage solutions, IP voice and data solutions, optical
network and microwave radio communications to biometric security,
virtualization and digital cinema solutions. NEC Corporation of America serves
carrier, SMB and large enterprise clients across multiple vertical industries.
For more information, please visit www.necam.com.

    (C) 2007 NEC is a registered trademark of NEC Corporation. All Rights
Reserved.




For further information:

For further information: NEC Corporation of America Linda Goncalves,
408-844-1325 Linda.Goncalves@necam.com or Sparkpr for NEC Karen To,
415-321-1890 karen@sparkpr.com or Foreseeson Technology Inc. George Puyssegar,
604-233-0247 george@foreseeson.com

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