Digi-Key Corporation and Synapse Ink Global Distribution Agreement

THIEF RIVER FALLS, Minnesota, USA - January 8, 2008

Digi-Key Corporation and Synapse announced today that the companies have entered into a global agreement for the distribution of Synapse's wireless solutions.

Synapse provides a complete range of innovative, low-cost, off-the-shelf, end-to-end wireless control and monitoring network solutions. Simple to install and maintain, solutions include coordinators, repeaters, end devices, RF engines, and the intuitive portal PC-based network administration software.

Synapse products stocked by Digi-Key include the Synapse Coordinator™, End Device™, RF Engine™, and Network Evaluation Kit. These products are featured in Digi-Key’s print and online catalogs and are available for purchase directly from Digi-Key.

“We are delighted to partner with Synapse” said Digi-Key President Mark Larson. “Offering its cutting edge wireless solutions is in perfect keeping with Digi-Key’s commitment to provide our customers with the latest and most innovative products.”

“We are proud to be part of Digi-Key’s family of product offerings,” said Wade Patterson, CEO of Synapse. “Customers can now buy a wireless network solution that is easy to deploy, reliable to operate, and requires no embedded programming.”

About Digi-Key Corporation

Digi-Key Corporation, based in Thief River Falls, Minn., is a global, full-service provider of both prototype/design and production quantities of electronic components, offering more than three million products from over 650 quality name-brand manufacturers. With over one million products in stock and an impressive selection of online resources, Digi-Key is committed to stocking the broadest range of electronic components in the industry and providing the best service possible to its customers. Additional information and access to Digi-Key's broad product offering is available on the Digi-Key website.

About Synapse

Synapse is the emerging leader for intelligent wireless control networking solutions, including hardware, firmware, and software. Synapse proves a complete range of low-cost, off-the-shelf and custom end-to-end wireless solutions as well as custom solutions. Synapse’s wireless control and monitoring solution provides the ability to control anything, anytime, from anywhere with no programming required. For more information, visit Synapse Wireless.