Abierto Networks is Selected as Preferred IP Conversion Solutions Provider for Spirit Brand Licensees

Abierto offers Spirit Brand Licensees a cost effective solution to convert payment transactions to high speed TCP/IP networks

Exeter, NH – May 5, 2008 – Abierto Networks announced today that it has been selected as the preferred vendor to supply Spirit Brand licensees with Serial-to-IP & Dial-to-IP Converter solutions. Abierto Gateway IP Converters offer Spirit Brand participants a cost effective way to convert existing Payment Terminal hardware to IP Networks.

Certified by Spirit and over 30 Credit Card, ATM, Gift and Check processors, the Abierto Gateway for Spirit has been customized to enable high-speed transaction processing for all Spirit-approved Point of Sale and Payment Terminals.

“We are pleased to be able to offer our IP Converters to Spirit Brand members.” said Rick Sales, President of Abierto Networks. “Our Abierto Gateway IP Converters will allow Spirit Brand members to convert their existing POS and Fuel Controller hardware to IP while realizing long term cost savings and faster, more reliable transactions.” Vera Haskins, President of Spirit Petroleum added, “Convenient and affordable business solutions are a priority for our licensees. The partnership with Abierto Networks enables Spirit sites of all sizes to utilize the advanced technology needed to compete in today’s marketplace.”

About Abierto Networks
Abierto Networks (www.ab-net.us) is a value added solutions provider and integrator of Electronic Payment Technologies, specializing in the Convenience Store and Retail Petroleum Industry. The Abierto Gateway line of Serial and Dial-to-IP Converts enables retailers to re-deploy existing POS and payment terminals over high-speed IP connections, delivering fast, secure and reliable IP transactions to over 30 certified Credit Card, ATM, Check, Gift Card, Fleet Fueling Card, and loyalty processors. Through it’s network of strategic technology partners, Abierto delivers best of class, integrated hardware, software, and services solutions that meet the exacting needs of retail clients in North America and beyond.

Learn more about Abierto Networks at www.ab-net.us