equinux Achieves 32nd Place at the Fast 50 Ranking

With a growth rate of 452.05%, equinux reaches 32nd place at the Deloitte Technology Fast 50 Awards

Munich (Germany) − October 26, 2006: With a growth rate of 452.05%, equinux placed 32nd among the fastest-growing technology companies in Germany and is among the Top 3 companies in Bavaria. The placement is based on the cumulated growth rates of the last five years (2001-2005).

Till Schadde, CEO of equinux, views this nomination in a very positive way: "After winning the Apple Design Award 2006 in the most competitive category 'Best Mac OS X User Experience' with our eBay auctioning solution, iSale, we are very proud to be among the 50 fastest-growing businesses in Germany. Thanks to inspiring employees, great software products and a successful world-wide distribution network, we are definitely on the right path."

"Our Technology Fast 50 Award recognizes companies and business figures who combine initiative, innovation and a willingness to take risk with technical authority", explained Dieter Schlereth, Managing Partner for Deloitte's Technology, Media and Telecommunications Division. "The ranking criteria for these growth companies include cumulative percentage revenue growth. Revenue must also have totaled at least 50,000 in 2001 and 1,000,000 in 2004."