Sentry Security Systems Inc. announces: Windows XP standard on all PC -based Digital Video Recorders

Sentry Security Systems Inc is pleased to announce that all Sentry PC-based digital video recorders (DVRs) will now come standard with Windows™ XP as the operating system.

Kingston - June 23, 2004 - Sentry Security Systems Inc is pleased to announce that all Sentry PC -based digital video recorders (DVRs) will now come standard with Windows™ XP as the operating system. Sentry DVRs are well -known for their reliability and performance. Windows™ XP extends the reliability and performance that Windows™ 2000 is known for, making it an excellent choice as a platform for a digital video recorder.

"Windows™ XP doesn't just 'look' better - it is better" said Michael Munnelly, Director of Information Technology at Sentry Security Systems Inc. "Reliability and performance are two major factors that make Sentry DVRs stand out from the competition. Taking the performance and reliability to the next level, Windows™ XP opens up opportunities for our dealers and resellers when approaching new business."

With the release of Service Pack 1a for Windows™ XP, Sentry Security Systems has determined by extensive testing that this operating system is now reliable, stable and secure enough to be used in Sentry DVRs.

Highlighted Features:
o Support for multi -threading processors: able to utilize the multi -threading capability of higher -end P4 processors, critical in 240fps and 480fps Sentry DVRs.
o Stability: improved stability over previous versions
o Faster Startup: less video loss on reboot
o Security: improved security over previous versions

Sentry Security Systems Inc.
Founded in 1999, Sentry Security Systems Inc is a leading supplier of digital video security systems and CCTV equipment to homeowners, businesses, industry and government. Excellent support, superior products and outstanding prices make Sentry Security Systems the supplier of choice for hundreds of dealers and resellers nationwide.
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