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Subject:  FUTR Buys Software Licenses Date:  11/15/2000  11:22 PM
Author:  sunrayman Number:  6 of 6

KANATA, Ontario, Nov 9, 2000 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- CrossKeys Systems Corporation
(Nasdaq:CKEY)(TSE:CKY.) announced today the sale of a license for CrossKeys
Dyband(TM) software to IFX Corporation (Nasdaq: FUTR), based in Miami, Florida.

The agreement, worth approximately US $350,000 in the first year, is the largest
single deal for CrossKeys Dyband software to date. With CrossKeys Dyband
software, IFX will be able to manage its extensive Latin American network
services in real-time, reduce congestion and grow its network efficiently.

IFX has one of the most extensive pan-regional platforms for providing Internet
Protocol network connectivity and a broad range of value-added services to
businesses in Latin America. IFX will deploy CrossKeys Dyband software to manage
a total bandwidth of 1.5 Gigabits per second (Gbps).

"We will be using CrossKeys Dyband for real-time bandwidth management throughout
our network," said Daniel Salama, Chief Technology Officer, IFX. "We wanted an
effective means to address congestion without having to purchase new pipes into
the network backbone. After our review of competing products, we believe
CrossKeys offers the solution that can best scal