Hexis Cyber Solutions Announces Strategic Distribution Alliance With Promark in the U.S.

HANOVER, Md., Dec. 10, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Hexis Cyber Solutions (Hexis), a wholly-owned subsidiary of The KEYW Holding Corporation (Nasdaq:KEYW), and a provider of advanced cybersecurity solutions for commercial companies and government agencies, today announced a distribution agreement with Promark, an Ingram Micro (NYSE:IM) company and premier value-added distributor of data storage and electronic document imaging products and solutions. As a U.S. distribution partner, Promark will market and sell Hexis' NetBeat product line to channel partners that help organizations in need of continuous monitoring, analysis and control capabilities for their network.

"The Hexis Cyber Solutions NetBeat product line has experienced tremendous growth since officially launching in August 2014. We're excited to team with Promark to bring our NetBeat solutions to market through their value added channel of resellers," said Chris Fedde, president of Hexis Cyber Solutions. "Our NetBeat product line enables small-to mid-sized companies to better monitor and manage their network activity and access control capabilities. Our solutions provide a cost-effective first step to a more proactive approach to IT network monitoring and security."

Designed to provide unprecedented awareness and control across networks of all sizes, the NetBeat product line offers the cost-effective functionality small-to mid-sized businesses need, without sacrificing efficiency and security. Enhanced with a broad set of network monitoring and diagnostic capabilities, NetBeat MON is a multi-functional appliance that helps IT professionals make more informed network monitoring and diagnostics decisions. In conjunction, NetBeat NAC is an easy-to-use, plug-and-play network access control solution that empowers organizations to address concerns today over BYOD including blocking any unwanted devices within just minutes after activation. IT professionals leverage NetBeat NAC to tackle potential IT threats before their network has been compromised by providing a complete view and inventory of their device assets and which are within corporate policy.

"IT security professionals are looking for solutions that provide comprehensive network analysis and control. Quick and easy real-time access to this kind of information is imperative in making the right decision when it comes to network monitoring and control," said Dale Foster, executive director and general manager, Promark Technology. "The NetBeat product family is an easy-to-install complete package for increased network visibility and better control. The new product line complements Promark's existing solutions and will provide our channel partners with greater choice."

About Hexis Cyber Solutions

Hexis Cyber Solutions, Inc., a wholly-owned subsidiary of The KEYW Holding Corporation (Nasdaq:KEYW), based in Hanover, Maryland, provides complete cybersecurity solutions for commercial companies, government agencies, and the Intelligence Community (IC).

Our mission is to ensure that business IT infrastructure is equipped with tools and capability to detect, engage, and remove both external and internal cyber threats. Cyber terrorists, organized crime, and foreign governments focus tremendous effort on commercial, government, and military interests as their prime target. Hexis Cyber Solutions' HawkEye family of products offer active, multi-disciplined approaches to achieve a higher standard of cybersecurity that is based on our expertise supporting our nation's cybersecurity missions to ensure that your business or organization can operate at its maximum potential. For more information contact Hexis Cyber Solutions, 7740 Milestone Parkway, Suite 400, Hanover, Maryland 21076; Phone 443-733-1900; Fax 443-733-1901; E-mail info@hexiscyber.com; or on the Web at www.hexiscyber.com.

About KEYW

KEYW provides agile cyber superiority, cybersecurity, and geospatial intelligence solutions for U.S. Government intelligence and defense customers and commercial enterprises. We create our solutions by combining our services and expertise with hardware, software, and proprietary technology to meet our customers' requirements. For more information contact KEYW Corporation, 7740 Milestone Parkway, Suite 400, Hanover, Maryland 21076; Phone 443-733-1600; Fax 443-733-1601; E-mail investors@keywcorp.com; or on the Web at www.keywcorp.com.

About Promark Technology

Promark Technology, an Ingram Micro company, is one of the premier value added distributors (VAD) in the United States. Promark's core technology focus is distributing data storage and electronic document imaging products and solutions through a two-tier distribution channel selling to value added resellers (VARs) and system integrators. Promark leverages its direct relationships with world class technology partners to provide solutions that meet the most demanding needs of its customers. Promark offers professional services in application integration, backup and recovery, network optimization, storage implementations and disaster recovery solutions. To learn more about Promark Technology call 800.634.0255 or visit www.promarktech.com.

Forward-Looking Statements: Statements made in this press release that are not historical facts constitute forward-looking statements within the meaning of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. Such statements include but are not limited to statements about our future expectations, plans and prospects, and other statements containing the words "estimates," "believes," "anticipates," "plans," "expects," "will," "potential," "opportunities", and similar expressions. Our actual results, performance or achievements or industry results may differ materially from those expressed or implied in these forward-looking statements. These statements involve numerous risks and uncertainties, including but not limited to those risk factors set forth in our Annual Report on Form 10-K, dated and filed March 10, 2014 with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) as required under the Securities Act of 1934, and other filings that we make with the SEC from time to time. Due to such uncertainties and risks, readers are cautioned not to place undue reliance on such forward-looking statements. KEYW is under no obligation to (and expressly disclaims any such obligation to) update or alter its forward-looking statements whether as a result of new information, future events or otherwise.

CONTACT: For Media Inquiries: Nina Korfias - MSLGROUP 781.684.0770 hexis@mslgroup.com For Investor Relations: Chris Donaghey - Hexis 443.733.1600 cdonaghey@hexiscyber.comSource:KEYW Corp.