KeyW Corporation
Oct 7, 2014

Hexis Cyber Solutions Welcomes Chris Carlson as New Senior Director of Product Management

HANOVER, Md., Oct. 7, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Hexis Cyber Solutions, Inc. (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 that Chris Carlson has joined the Hexis team as Senior Director of Product Management covering their flagship product, HawkEye G.

Drawing from more than 15 years of experience in information security, Carlson joins Hexis Cyber Solutions as the former head of product marketing for security software company, Invincea. During his time at Invincea, Carlson focused on the company's endpoint protection platform. Prior to Invincea, Chris led product management and strategic business development at Informatica for the company's real-time event processing products through its acquisition of Agent Logic, an In-Q-Tel (CIA venture) funded start-up solving operational intelligence missions for the Intelligence Community.

"For over 21 years, Chris Carlson's career has focused on bringing innovative products to market at emerging start-ups, security consulting to Fortune 500 enterprises, and designing secure networks for global organizations," said Chris Fedde, President of Hexis. "With the support from our entire organization, Chris will be driving the evolution of HawkEye G to execute on our vision in becoming the industry leader detecting advanced threats and automated continuous response."

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.

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

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         For Investor Relations:

         Chris Donaghey - Hexis

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         cdonaghey@hexiscyber.com