Evolved completes asset purchase transaction with Shimadzu

    MONTREAL, April 26 /CNW Telbec/ - Evolved Digital Systems Inc.
(TSX: EVD), announced today that it has completed an asset purchase
transaction with Shimadzu Corporation, Japan ("Shimadzu") which finalizes the
previously announced agreement. Shimadzu purchased substantially all of the
assets of the Canadian operations of the Company for US$8.5 million. Evolved
has used the proceeds to repay all secured debt, including all amounts owed to
Argosy Bridge Fund L.P. II and Garantie Québec.
    "We are very pleased to complete this transaction with Shimadzu
Corporation, one of the world's leading manufacturers of medical imaging
systems," said Bill D. Greer, Evolved's President and Chief Executive Officer.
"We now plan to focus our attention on the growth opportunities within our
core radiology information system business."

    About Evolved

    Through its Digital Imaging Workflow Solution, Evolved serves its clients
with a Managed Services approach proven to increase operational efficiency and
to reduce IT spending in hospitals and imaging facilities across the United
States. Evolved's fully managed, web-based RIS solution includes image and
data verification from a modality to the archive and/or HIS, on-line dictation
and transcription, and optional integrated PACS with 5 years of on-site
storage. Evolved's Managed Services offering provides a unique workflow
solution seamlessly integrated, and backed by a highly qualified and dedicated
team of experts. Evolved's clients can additionally choose to utilize
Evolved's secure, state of the art data center for offsite archiving and
disaster recovery. Evolved's solution addresses common challenges small to
medium sized facilities face today by providing custom solutions, founded on a
pay as you go financial model, and backed by unparalleled off-site customer
service and support. Evolved is a publicly traded company listed on the
Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX: EVD). Corporate headquarters are based in Laval,
Quebec. U.S. offices are located at 5141 Virginia Way, Suite 300, Brentwood,
TN 37027.
    For more information, contact EVOLVED at 1-800-5EVOLVED or visit the
company website at www.evolveddigital.com

    The TSX has neither approved nor disapproved the information contained

For further information:

For further information: Linda Willis, Vice President and Controller,
(615) 850-3029, linda.willis@evolveddigital.com; Source: Evolved Digital
Systems Inc.

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