FORT WORTH, Texas, Oct. 1 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Vertical Computer
Systems, Inc. (Vertical) (OTC: VCSY) announced today that Vertical has
licensed the forums and calendar applications of its proprietary SiteFlash
technology for use in the enterprise knowledge gateway software developed and
distributed by Basix1, Inc. (Basix1). In addition, two of its subsidiaries,
Now Solutions, Inc. (Now Solutions) and Government Internet Systems, Inc.
(Government Internet Systems), have entered into marketing agreements with
Basix1. Vertical shall receive a royalty fee for all sales of Basix1's
products utilizing the forums and calendar applications. In connection with
the marketing agreements, Government Internet Systems shall market Basix1's
enterprise knowledge gateway to the Federal government sector. Pursuant to a
co-marketing agreement, Now Solutions and Basix1 shall market each other's
products to existing and potential customers in each company's respective
market. Each company will receive a fee for sales it generates of the other
party's products under these marketing agreements.
Richard Wade, the President and CEO of Vertical Computer Systems, Inc.
stated: "We are very excited to announce the licensing of SiteFlash
applications to Basix1. In addition, we are pleased for Government Internet
Systems and Now Solutions to have the opportunity to generate sales of
Basix1's products. The added functionality of Basix1 will now further enable
Now Solutions to leverage seamless application integration of its
best-of-breed emPath HR/Payroll into a wider range of large enterprise
environments. I am also pleased to announce that Chuck Kensicki is a new
director of Now Solutions."
Basix1's President, Chuck Kensicki, commented: "This agreement is a part
of Basix1's continuous efforts to reach a diverse market. The customers and
products of Basix1 and Vertical Computer Systems and its subsidiaries provide
additional marketing channels for both companies. We look forward to a close
working relationship with Vertical and its subsidiaries."
About VERTICAL COMPUTER SYSTEMS, INC.
Vertical Computer Systems, Inc. (OTC: VCSY) is a multinational provider of
administrative software, Internet core technologies, and derivative software
application products through its distribution network. VCSY's main
administrative software product is emPath 6.3, which is developed and
distributed by Now Solutions, Inc., the Company's subsidiary. VCSY's primary
Internet core technologies include SiteFlash, ResponseFlash, NewsFlash, and
the Emily XML Scripting Language, which can be used to build web services.
Information on VCSY and its products can be obtained on the World Wide Web at
About Now SOLUTIONS, INC.
Now Solutions Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Vertical Computer
Systems, Inc., is a best-of-breed HRMS and payroll software and business
solutions provider. A pioneer in HRMS solutions, Now Solutions provides the
capabilities companies need to manage their ever-changing workplace in the
face of today's complex requirements. Now Solutions serves customers
throughout the United States and Canada. Now Solutions' presence can be found
in industries including education, for profit services, healthcare, high
technology and communications, insurance, manufacturing, natural resources,
not for profit, public sector, retail, transportation, and utilities. Now
Solutions has offices in Fort Worth and Toronto to serve its customers. For
information on Now Solutions and its products, visit www.nowsolutions.com.
About GOVERNMENT INTERNET SYSTEMS, INC.
Government Internet Solutions, Inc., a majority-owned subsidiary of VCSY,
has licensed web-based proprietary technology from VCSY for use by federal,
state, and local governments of the United States. Government Internet
Solutions, Inc is currently marketing ResponseFlash(TM), an emergency
communications management product to government entities in the United States.
About BASIX1, INC.
Basix1, Inc. has developed an enterprise knowledge gateway software
product that presents a single, unified view to all applications and does so
within the work-context of the business process, regardless of how many
"un-related" applications the user must access. Information about Basix1,
Inc. or its products may be found at www.basix1.com in English.
This release contains forward-looking statements within the meaning of
Section 27A of the Securities Act of 1933 and Section 21E of the Securities
Exchange Act of 1934. With the exception of historical information contained
herein, the matters discussed in this press release involve risk and
uncertainties. Actual results could differ materially from those expressed in
any forward-looking statement.
For more information about Vertical, visit the company's Web site at
CONTACT: Equitilink, LLC, +1-877-788-1940, for Vertical Computer Systems,
Web site: http://www.equitilinkpr.com/
Web site: http://www.vcsy.com/
For more information on Now Solutions, please visit the company's Web
site at www.nowsolutions.com or contact Now Solutions' Public Relations at:
For more information about Basix1, please visit the company's Web site at
www.basix1.com in English or contact:
Tel: (714) 273 4973
SOURCE Vertical Computer Systems, Inc.