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AFDtek Name Change Announcement
January 2010

Markham, Ontario - Fastek International Inc. today announced it has changed its operating name from Fastek to AFDtek. The name change and its tag line “Advise ● Formulate ● Deliver” emphasize AFDtek’s focus on providing systems integration solutions tailored to the needs and objectives of its clients.

AFDtek is “Old Wine in a New Bottle” says Ashraf Ali, President of AFDtek, in reference to the fact that the company is still anchored by the three joint owners of the company who, together, have over 70 years of experience in the areas of building management systems, systems integration and software development.

About AFDtek

AFDtek is motivated by the challenge of finding effective and creative solutions for technology challenges. AFDtek listens to our customers and helps them choose cost effective systems integration solutions for improving the way they do business.

With a history of both software and hardware innovation, AFDtek can provide systems integration solutions based on off-the-shelf or purpose-built technology. AFDtek has developed systems integration solutions in a diverse range of areas. Projects have included Windows-based and embedded BACnet solutions for the building management systems industry, financial payment processing interfaces for the hospitality industry, mutual fund management software for the financial industry and test equipment for the nuclear industry.

Along with the name change, AFDtek has updated its corporate identity, including a new website found at: www.afdtek.com. Effective immediately, all future business activity will be undertaken using the new name.

Company History

Prior to changing its operating name to AFDtek, Fastek International Inc. operated for eight years as Fastek, first as a subsidiary of Fastek International Ltd. and more recently as an independent Canadian company wholly owned by its three Canadian partners. Fastek International Inc. was formed in 2002 with a core team of people who had previously worked together for many years at a major company in the building management systems (BMS) market. The same people are the executive team of Fastek International Inc. today.

Fastek International Inc. remains as the holding company for AFDtek.

Contact: Ashraf Ali 905.474.0909 aali@afdtek.com