RiT Technologies Carries out $1.175M Debt-to-Equity Conversion Transaction

STINS COMAN, RiT's Controlling Shareholder, Continues to Show Strong Support by Converting Long-Term Loans to Ordinary Shares, Thereby Strengthening RiT's Capital Structure

Mar 16, 2011, 08:00 ET from RiT Technologies Ltd

TEL AVIV, Israel, March 16, 2011 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- RiT Technologies (NASDAQ: RITT) today announced that it has signed a private Share Purchase Agreement with STINS COMAN Inc., ("STINS COMAN"), its principal shareholder, under which it will convert an outstanding loan in the amount of approximately $1.175 million into 408,787 of the Company's ordinary shares at an average price of $2.876 per share. This transaction is in addition to the previous conversions completed in September 2010 and May 2010, and is being executed under the terms provided in the Loan Agreement dated June 11, 2009. The completion of this transaction is subject to customary conditions, and the issuance of shares is expected to take place on March 31, 2011. Upon completion, STINS COMAN's holding will rise from approximately 73.9% to approximately 75.2% of the Company's voting power.

"STINS COMAN's experienced guidance and strong financial support were essential for the success of our 2010 reorganization and stabilization program, and this current display of support is enhancing our ability to pursue our 2011 aggressive growth strategy," commented Eran Ayzik, RiT's President and CEO. "2011 will be a ramp-up year in which we increase our sales and marketing efforts, create new partnerships, and expand our product portfolio. With a solid capital structure, recovering markets, a great team and superb products, we are moving forward with confidence regarding our future prospects."

About RiT Technologies

RiT is a leading provider of intelligent solutions for infrastructure management, asset management, environment and security, and network utilization. RiT Enterprise solutions address datacenters, communication rooms and workspace environments, ensuring maximum utilization, reliability, decreased downtime, physical security, automated deployment, asset tracking, and troubleshooting. RiT Carrier solutions provide carriers with the full array of network mapping, testing and bandwidth qualification capabilities needed for access network installation and service provisioning. RiT's field-tested solutions are delivering value in thousands of installations for top-tier enterprises and operators throughout the world.

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