Marine Asset Tracking Company Chooses Numerex's Satellite Technology

    Numerex expands its presence in Europe by supplying seamless
international tracking service

    ATLANTA, May 12 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Numerex Corp. (Nasdaq:   NMRX), a
leading single-source provider of secure wireless machine-to-machine (M2M)
solutions, today announced that Dolink, a provider of satellite-based
geolocation services for yachts and pleasure boats, headquartered in Nantes,
France, has selected Numerex's SX1-powered tracking platform for its remote
reporting and monitoring applications.

    "Dolink provides safety and security at an affordable price 'everywhere,
anytime'. Initially centered on the French market, Dolink has worldwide
ambitions," commented Pierre Seguineau, Chief Executive Officer of Dolink.
"The SX1 ease of use and reliability combined with Numerex's satellite network
management capabilities are critical to our success in France and abroad."

    Dolink is a unique service in France, borne out of an initiative at
France Plaisance - April Marine, a wholly-owned subsidiary of the April
insurance group, the leader of the French recreational boating insurance
market.  The French market is substantial, with 700,000 pleasure crafts in use
in France, of which 450,000 are insured.  Beyond France, the company expects
to l extend its reach to other key European markets by the end of the year. 
As a demonstration of its confidence in the technology, France Plaisance -
April Marine offers zero-deductible theft insurance for marine assets
protected by Dolink.

    "Dolink's choice is further affirmation of Numerex's strength and
versatility.  As we are expanding internationally, we are pleased to work with
companies such as Dolink with a thorough understanding of their vertical
markets and the ability to leverage our expertise and experience," added Mike
Lang, Numerex Executive Vice President of Sales and Marketing.

    The ruggedized SX1 is designed to withstand extreme environmental
conditions, and has been awarded the highest certifications available for this
type of device.  It can deliver uninterrupted service on a single
field-replaceable lithium ion manganese dioxide battery.  Built for easy
installation, the SX1 can be activated and operational in less than one

    About Dolink
    Dolink is a unique geolocation service aimed at the pleasure craft market
that meets the needs of owner, friends and family. Designed to be an
easy-to-use and cost-effective solution, Dolink provides a GPS/satellite unit
as well as an appealing web interface focused on user experience.  In
addition, Dolink customers can benefit from attractive insurance terms. For
more information, please visit

    About Numerex
    Numerex Corp. (Nasdaq:   NMRX) is the machine-to-machine (M2M) provider of
choice to some of the world's largest organizations delivering secure,
all-around solutions through a single source. The Company's M2M expertise
enables its customers to efficiently, reliably, and securely monitor and
manage assets remotely whenever and wherever needed, while simplifying and
speeding up development and deployment. Numerex is the first M2M service
provider in North America to carry the ISO 27001 information security
certification. Numerex DNA(TM) offerings include hardware Devices, Network
services, and software Applications offered as individual components or as
bundled services. At Numerex, "Machines Trust Us(TM)". For additional
information, please visit

    Statements contained in this press release concerning Numerex that are
not historical fact are "forward-looking" statements and involve important
risks and uncertainties. Such risks and uncertainties, which are detailed in
Numerex's filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission, could cause
Numerex's results to differ materially from current expectations as expressed
in this press release. These forward-looking statements speak only as of the
date of this press release, and Numerex assumes no duty to update
forward-looking statements.

    Numerex Corp. Contact:
    Alan Catherall
    770 485-2527

    Investor Relations Contact:
    Seth Potter
    646 277-1230


For further information:

For further information: Mike Lang of Numerex Corp., +1-770-485-2568; or
Investor Relations Contact, Seth Potter for Numerex Corp., +1-646-277-1230 Web

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