KeyW Corporation
Mar 12, 2014

KEYW Announces Award of $8 Million Prime Contract to Provide Software Development and Open Source Data Management Support

HANOVER, Md., March 12, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The KEYW Holding Corporation (Nasdaq:KEYW) announced today it has received a prime contract to provide software development support for a content management platform, providing collection, processing and analytics of open source data for a U.S. based customer. The single-award contract comprises a base period of performance with 1 option year with an initial value of $8 million.

"We are excited to be adding to our extensive software engineering portfolio, focusing on the collection and analysis of open source data with this new program," commented Len Moodispaw, CEO and President of KEYW Corporation. "The award of this program continues to validate our exceptional software development capabilities while leveraging KEYW's expertise in open source content management and analytics."

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.

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