Sirit Technology Testing Successful at CAPUFE



    Paves way for interoperable toll road systems across Mexico

    TORONTO, June 16 /CNW/ - Sirit Inc. ("Sirit") (TSX: SI), a leading
provider of radio frequency identification ("RFID") technology, along with its
partner, Axiompass, a leading integrator and supplier of tolling equipment and
RFID systems across Mexico, and Caminos y Puentes Federales de Ingresos y
Servicios Conexos ("CAPUFE"), Mexico's Federal Tolling Authority, announced
today they had successfully tested Sirit's RFID readers and tags for
interoperability between legacy and new tolling systems.
    Sirit's IDentity 5100 ("ID5100") reader is the latest generation in
multi-protocol readers that read different radio frequency protocols and
perform extremely well at high speeds. Among the protocols the ID5100 can read
is ISO 18000-6C, which is being installed in every vehicle in Mexico as part
of the National Public Vehicle Registry ("REPUVE") as well as legacy protocols
which are currently used on federal toll roads operated by CAPUFE.
    In January 2009, Axiompass organized testing in the CAPUFE labs to
establish that the ID5100 could read all radio frequency tags currently being
used for electronic toll collection. In addition, CAPUFE invited all its
current lane controller technology providers to verify that the ID5100 could
operate within the existing infrastructure. Tests were also performed with ISO
18000-6C tags at different speeds to demonstrate that electronic tolling could
be achieved without the requirement to stop vehicles along the road.
    "We are committed to using state of the art technology that adapts well
to our needs and will allow interoperability by being able to read multiple
protocols at fast speeds." said Tarcisio Rodriguez Martinez, Director General,
CAPUFE. "These tests are proof of our commitment."
    "We are very pleased as the tests were a complete success with all
vendors being able to literally 'plug-in' the ID5100 and achieve excellent
read performance with the existing tags," said Luis Maldonado, Chief Executive
Officer, Axiompass. "These tests open new opportunities for deploying
interoperable environments on the CAPUFE operated roads."
    "The results of these tests demonstrate Sirit products' superior
performance and our commitment to providing some of the best open standard and
scalable tolling and electronic vehicle identification technology available
worldwide today. We believe the results of these tests will assist CAPUFE to
achieve improved service to all of their tolling customers," added Wolf
Bielas, President Latin America, Sirit Inc.

    About Sirit Inc.

    Sirit Inc. (TSX: SI) is a leading provider of Radio Frequency
Identification (RFID) technology worldwide. Harnessing the power of Sirit's
enabling-RFID technology, customers are able to more rapidly bring high
quality RFID solutions to the market with reduced initial engineering costs.
Sirit's products are built on more than 15 years of RF domain expertise
addressing multiple frequencies (LF/HF/UHF), multiple protocols and are
compliant with global standards. Sirit's broad portfolio of products and
capabilities can be customized to address new and traditional RFID market
applications including Supply Chain & Logistics, Cashless Payment (including
Electronic Tolling), Access Control, Automatic Vehicle Identification, Near
Field Communications, Inventory Control & Management, Asset Tracking and
Product Authentication. For more information, visit www.sirit.com.

    About CAPUFE

    Caminos y Puentes Federales de Ingresos y Servicios Conexos (CAPUFE) is a
decentralized public organism of the Federal Government of Mexico, with its
own judicial personality and independent assets, that operates and gives major
and minor maintenance to the federal roads and bridges. It also participates
in investment and co-investment projects for the construction and operation of
general communication routes. Its sector head is the Secretary of
Communications and Transport (SCT). At the beginning of 2008 CAPUFE operated
45 roads with a combined length of about 4,330 kilometers (2,690 miles) and 36
bridges, with 142 toll plazas and 937 toll lanes, translating in a presence of
about 73% of the Federal Network of Toll Roads. CAPUFE's central offices are
located in Cuernavaca, Morelos. For more information, visit www.capufe.gob.mx.

    About Axiompass

    Axiompass is a leading integrator of person and vehicle identification
systems in North America. Axiompass' products include automatic vehicle
identification, identity management, access control, electronic documents, and
secure electronic payment. Axiompass bases its technology solutions on
smartcard, biometric, and RFID technology. For more information, visit
www.axiompass.com.

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on these forward-looking statements. Actual results may differ materially from
those indicated by these forward-looking statements as a result of risks and
uncertainties impacting Sirit's business. Important factors that could cause
actual results to differ materially from expectations include but are not
limited to: Sirit's ability to achieve commercialization and/or commercial
acceptance of its RFID technology; the evolution of, and adoption rate in, the
RFID market; Sirit's inability to expand sales both within and outside its
traditional markets; changes in Sirit's strategic relationships; Sirit's
dependence on resellers, distributors and significant customers; the utility
of research and development expenditures undertaken by Sirit; product defects;
increased levels of competition; changes in laws and regulations; foreign
exchange fluctuations; and Sirit's overall liquidity and capital resources.
These and other important risks are discussed in further detail in the section
entitled "Risks Factors" in Sirit's Annual Information Form dated March 13,
2009 and in Sirit's management's discussion and analysis found in its 2008
annual report as filed with the securities regulatory authorities in Canada
via SEDAR. Although Sirit has attempted to identify important factors that
could cause actual results to differ materially, there may be other factors
that cause results not to be as anticipated, estimated or intended. Unless
otherwise required by law, Sirit does not undertake any obligation to update
any forward-looking statements contained in this news release as a result of
new information, further events or otherwise. This cautionary statement
expressly qualifies the forward-looking information in this news release.

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Sirit Inc. All other names of actual companies and products mentioned herein
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For further information:

For further information: Tawnya Clark, Sirit Inc., (619) 393-2645,
tclark@sirit.com

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