SurgeX joins D-Tools MVP Program Partnership to offer current System Integrator users their detailed product information free of charge.

CONCORD, CA. APRIL 29, 2010 — D-Tools, Inc., the worldwide leader in

system integration software, today announced that SurgeX, a leader in AC power conditioning and surge elimination products has joined the D-Tools Manufacturer Vantage Point (MVP) program. SurgeX product data will be accessible, better enabling D-Tools System Integrator™ users to specify SurgeX high-end products to their end customers.

SurgeX is a leading manufacturer of premium AC power conditioning products for the residential, professional audio, video, broadcast, and multi-media marketplace. Its patented SurgeX Advanced Series Mode® surge elimination technology is built exclusively to properly protect AV equipment from AC surges and electrical transients that can disrupt sound quality and digital performance. This technology is far superior to conventional MOV and MOV-Hybrid circuitry, and is completely non-sacrificial, eliminating surge energy and providing the best power protection on the market. Already a strong leader in the commercial market, SurgeX recently added eleven new rep firms and entered in the residential custom install market with the launch of their new Eliminator Series line.

The D-Tools Manufacturer Vantage Point (MVP) program is designed to help provide system integrators with the most up-to-date product information to over 2,500 companies using D-Tools System Integrator software. D-Tools MVP members are dedicated to helping companies streamline the design process and making it easier for system integrators and installers to provide accurate proposals to their clients.

We are pleased to add SurgeX to our list of partners in the MVP program,” said Adam Stone, President of D-Tools.  “They continue to be a leader in the power protection industry and we know this will be a rewarding partnership for both companies.”

About SurgeX

SurgeX is the leading manufacturer of AC power conditioning and surge elimination products, offering a complete line of AC power solutions for protection, power conditioning, and control of sensitive electrical and electronic equipment designed to suit every application. The company’s patented Advanced Series Mode® protection technology sets SurgeX apart from its competition and is the only product that absorbs and eliminates surges, rather than using shunt mode surge suppression. Its leadership position stems from advanced engineering and commitment to provide the best products, customer service, and technical support in the industry – all backed by a dedicated team of professionals and a best in class 10 year warranty. SurgeX is owned and operated by Electronic Systems Protection, Inc. and all products are manufactured in Zebulon, North Carolina, and are distributed in over 50 countries.

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 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 2,000 leading companies use D-Tools software to reduce time and costs and streamline the system integration process. D-Tools is the recipient of the Consumer Electronics Association’s Mark of Excellence Award (2004, 2005, 2006), National Systems Contractors Association and Sound and Video Contractor’s Innovations in Technology for Business Productivity Award (2004, 2005) 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.

Contact:
Jill Reddy
D-Tools, Inc.
(925) 270-4111
jillr@d-tools.com

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