Global Caché Expands Distribution with Casa Automation

Austin based Casa Automation to sell Global Cache` award-winning products

Jacksonville, OR - May 18, 2005 - Global Caché, the award winning provider of network -enabling technology for homes and businesses, announced today it has begun selling products through Casa Automation, an Austin -based distributor focused on training and selling to home control and automation dealers, installers, and system integrators.


Global Caché's GC -100 Network Adapter is a hardware product designed to IP -enable devices and appliances that otherwise could not be connected to a network, bringing Ethernet connectivity to infrared (IR) devices, serial (RS232) devices, and relay switches (contact closure) allowing them to be controlled using IP -based software. Global Caché also supplies full spectrum IR learning devices, IR receivers, and sensors for use over networks. Casa Automation offers products that are easily integrated to build powerful and reliable home control systems, as well as comprehensive product training and support services.

"This is an excellent product line for us," said Jerry Davis, Casa Automation President. "Our experience has taught us that dealers and installers value solid, cost -effective, and flexible products like those that Global Caché offers. Our dealer channel will be able to mix and match these new products with our current product offerings, allowing them to deliver the best solutions for almost any environment."

Global Caché President, Walt Keller, added, "We're so pleased that Casa Automation is adding Global Caché products to their offering. Their focus on the dealer channel, and educational expertise will be of great benefit to our customers."

About Global Caché, Inc.
Global Caché manufactures state -of -the -art products that enable technology in homes and businesses. Our GC -100 Network Adapter provides the means for PC -based home automation and management software to access, control, and deliver services in a networked home to diverse and previously unconnected devices and appliances. Global Caché sells through distributors, VARs, and OEMs. For more information on Global Caché and our products and services, visit online at www.globalcache.com or call us at 541 -899 -4800.

About Casa Automation
Casa Automation is committed to providing educational training and products to the home automation dealer, installer, and system integrator channel. Casa Automation offers a full line of products that are easily integrated, providing end -users with an excellent cost to benefit ratio. The Casa Automation Operations and Training Center is based in Austin, Texas. For more information on Casa Automation please visit online at www.casaautomation.com or call us at 877 -892 -9140.

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Media Contact:
Global Caché/Rusty Keller
541 -899 -4800
rusty.keller@globalcache.com
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