D -TOOLS TO DISPLAY SYSTEM INTEGRATOR™ 5.5 (SI 5.5) AT ELECTRONIC SECURITY EXPO (ESX) 2011

D-Tools award-winning software streamlines the estimation, design, integration and installation of security systems

CONCORD, CA - MAY 19, 2011 - D -Tools, Inc., the worldwide leader in system integration software, recently announced that System Integrator 5.5 will be exhibited at the 2011 Electronic Security Expo (ESX), June 8 -9 in Charlotte, NC. ESX is the only major, national trade event purely focused on the needs of security installation, integration and monitoring companies.




ESX offers business, product and market information and connections invaluable to security integration and monitoring companies and focuses intensely on the growth and maintenance of their key asset -Recurring Monthly Revenue or RMR. The show will highlight current trends in security such as Home Automation, Hosted and Managed Services, IP/Networked Security, and how mobile applications are helping to fuel growth in this segment.



"We've seen a shift in how integrators are approaching their business and the need for growing their monthly revenues while keeping a close eye on costs," said Tim Bigoness, Vice President of Sales and Marketing for D -Tools. "We look forward to connecting with this great audience of Security integrators and introducing them to the power of our platform - which will enable them to drive new projects more profitably and help establish a reliable recurring revenue stream."
D -Tools System Integrator is currently used by over 3,000 companies to streamline the design, estimation, and documentation processes associated with the installation and integration of low voltage systems. SI 5.5 helps residential and commercial AV, Networking, and Security system integrators streamline the design, documentation, and integration of low voltage systems.



"The ever -changing technology landscape can make it difficult for companies to establish a repeatable, profitable project management process for their business," said John Galante, President of AE -Ventures. "D -Tools has an outstanding reputation for providing integrators with a solid solution to help streamline their business processes and we're pleased to welcome them as an exhibitor at ESX."



About ESX.
ESX will take place June 6 -10 at the Charlotte Convention Center in Charlotte, NC. ESX will feature nearly 50 educational offerings, diverse networking opportunities and the largest expo, solely for security integration and monitoring companies in the nation. To register, please visit www.esxweb.com/register or call 1 -877 -628 -9558. For exhibiting and sponsorship opportunities contact Shannon Murphy at smurphy@ae -ventures.com or 508 -618 -4224.



About D -Tools, Inc.

D -Tools, founded in 1998 and based in Concord, California, is a worldwide leader in accessible, highly accurate system design and documentation software. The company's ¬flagship product, System Integrator™ (SI), is a total design solution that utilizes Autodesk® AutoCAD and Microsoft® Visio for comprehensive system design, documentation and project management. D -Tools SI allows residential and commercial integrators to streamline their business processes to increase overall revenues while reducing the time and costs associated with the installation and integration of low -voltage systems. Over 3,000 leading companies use D -Tools software to reduce time and costs and streamline the system integration process. D -Tools is a three time recipient of the Consumer Electronics Association's Mark of Excellence Award, multiple recipient of Custom Retailer's Excite Award (2007,2008,2009,2010), Multi -Room Audio Video Awards - Best Installation Aid, National Systems Contractors Association, Sound and Video Contractor's Innovations in Technology for Business Productivity Award and CE Pro's High Impact Award for Design Software.

For more information, contact D -Tools at (866) 386 -6571, e -mail at info@d -tools.com or visit D -Tools online at www.d -tools.com.

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