ScanSource Adds Janam to Deliver Palm-Based Mobility Solutions
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ScanSource Adds Janam to Deliver Palm-Based Mobility Solutions

Leading solutions-based distributor will carry Janam's rugged mobile computers

March 14, 2007

ScanSource, Inc., (Nasdaq: SCSC), a leading international value-added distributor of specialty technology products, has partnered with Janam Technologies LLC, a provider of rugged mobile computers that scan barcodes, to deliver the XP Series, a fully featured industrial Palm OS-based product line.

With the addition of Janam Technologies to its line card, ScanSource reseller customers now have access to the first feature-filled mobile computer that scans barcodes and runs the latest version of the Palm OS platform. Palm OS enables users to customize their Palm-powered smart devices to meet their specific mission-critical application needs for retail, healthcare, hospitality, logistics and manufacturing environments.

“Janam Technologies’ rugged handheld devices allow our resellers to expand their mobile technology offerings by delivering a high-quality product that is also armed with Palm’s productivity enhancing software,” said Jeff Yelton, vice president of merchandising, ScanSource.

“We are pleased that ScanSource resellers are now able to provide their customers with a mobile solution that offers advanced functionality and protects their investment in the Palm OS,” said Ron Goldman, Co-CEO of Janam. “We have been very impressed with the level of activity and interest in the XP Series that ScanSource customers have demonstrated, and look forward to the many opportunities that will grow from this partnership.”

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About Janam
Janam Technologies LLC is a provider of rugged, handheld computing devices for mobile workers.  Janam combines deep industry knowledge with advanced technologies to deliver products and accessories that increase productivity, reduce costs and improve customer satisfaction.  Specializing in purpose-built mobile computers that scan barcodes and communicate wirelessly, Janam’s products are ideally suited for retail, healthcare, hospitality, manufacturing and logistics markets.  


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