San Francisco, CA, May 04, 2006 --(PR.com
)-- Promia, Inc., a developer of Enterprise Security products, announced today that it is has been selected as a subcontractor through Argon ST (NASDAQ: STST) to the Navy’s Ship's Signal Exploitation Equipment (SSEE) Increment F contract. Under the SSEE Increment F contract, Argon will develop and deliver sensor systems to the United States Navy through 2009 and the contract contains priced options for the delivery of production units over a 5-year period beginning in 2009. The contract award to Argon ST has a base value of $52.8M
John Mullen, CEO, stated, “Promia is proud to be working with Argon ST, a highly regarded and respected defense contractor. Through 5 years of dedicated research and development, Promia has designed and deployed state of the art enterprise security products for communications systems that are an integral component of our Nation’s defense.”
About Promia, Incorporated
Promia is a leading provider, developer, and researcher of sophisticated network and data security and integrity products to the U.S. Government, focused on data and network protection of the Department of Defense’s communication-centric Global Information Grid (GIG). In collaboration with the National Security Agency and UC Davis, Promia developed and deployed a series of highly sophisticated software algorithms, utilizing multiple advanced approaches of knowledge engineering, artificial intelligence, and statistical analysis to collect, fuse, and analyze data in real-time to detect threatened data corruption, and aberrant and anomalous behavior over complex networks. These products have been placed successfully into the Department of Defense’s GIG, and continue to be requested by way of reorders as well as new orders for additional facilities and locations.
About Argon ST
Argon ST designs, develops, and produces systems and sensors for the Command and Control, Communications, Computers, Intelligence, Surveillance, and Reconnaissance (C4ISR) markets including SIGINT (signals intelligence), ESM (Electronic Support Measures), EW (Electronic Warfare), imaging, and acoustic systems serving domestic and worldwide markets.
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