Novra Technologies Announces Continued Sales Growth in IPTV Market



    WINNIPEG, June 18 /CNW/ - Novra Technologies Inc. (NVI: TSX; Venture) has
received orders for more than 3,300 S75 Satellite receivers for various
international IPTV networks, which distribute digital television using
Internet Protocol (IPTV), so far in 2008. This expands Novra's presence in the
IPTV market to well over 18,000 installations, spread across 4 continents. The
majority of these installations are located in businesses, Government, or
multi-dwelling units, each serving from several to hundreds of individual
viewers or subscribers. Novra's marketing focus, along with the technical
capabilities of the S75 product line and Novra's commitment to product quality
and service excellence, have been the solid foundation for this continued
penetration in the IPTV market.
    Novra's clients use the S75 to deliver IPTV content in a wide range of
applications. These include delivery of digital television within apartment
buildings, in-suite entertainment in hotels, subscription-based television to
more than 20,000 homes from one head-end, digital signage in bank branches,
and in-office informational television. Each S75 provides the capability to
directly feed an entire network with digital television, rather than only
servicing a single computer or set-top box. Its reliability has been proven
and recognized by the market and has been the key to its on-going acceptance
in highly visible applications around the world.
    "The IPTV market continues to show steady growth and our efforts to
secure additional opportunities for our S75 receiver in this growing market
segment are proving successful. We will continue to supply powerful,
high-quality, cost-effective solutions to the IPTV market as it grows and
endeavor to remain a supplier of choice," stated Novra's Mike Borgford,
Director of Open Systems at Novra.
    Novra's S75 family of DVB-S receivers enables data or video, in open or
encrypted form, to be received and then distributed over Ethernet. More than
27,000 S75s have been successfully deployed by hundreds of organizations
around the world, in various applications such as weather information
distribution, point-of-purchase advertising, delivery of training materials,
corporate television and training, and data distribution backbones.

    About Novra Technologies Inc.
    www.novra.com

    Novra Technologies offers premium products and solutions to the
datacasting and digital signage markets. Novra specializes in the transmission
and reception of IP traffic over satellite, cable and terrestrial
communication links. Products offered include broadband receivers for DVB
Satellite, DVB Cable, and ATSC systems. Novra's IPE encapsulator products can
be used in both DVB and ATSC MPEG2 systems for datacasting as well as
broadband access applications. The NovraLink digital signage solution
integrates Novra's technologies into a comprehensive multimedia management and
distribution system.

    Forward Looking Statements

    Statements in this release relating to matters that are not historical
fact are forward-looking statements based on current expectations, forecasts
and assumptions that involve risks and uncertainties that could cause actual
outcomes and results to differ materially. Factors that could cause or
contribute to such differences include, but are not limited to general
economic conditions, changes in technology, reliance on third party
manufacturing, managing rapid growth, global sales risks, limited intellectual
property protection and other risks and uncertainties described in Novra's
public filings with securities regulatory authorities.

    TSX Venture Exchange has not reviewed and does not accept responsibility
    for the adequacy or accuracy of this release. The statements contained in
    this release that are not historical facts are forward looking
    statements, which involve risks and uncertainties that could cause actual
    results to differ materially from targeted results. The Company relies
    upon litigation protection for forward-looking statements.





For further information:

For further information: Harris Liontas, President & CEO at (204)
989-4632, Facsimile (204) 989-4640, Email hliontas@novra.com; Novra
Technologies Inc., 900-330 St. Mary Avenue, Winnipeg, MB, R3C 3Z5

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