3eTI Bolsters its Cyber Security Team with New Vice President of Technology and Product Management

3eTI welcomes the return of John Fossaceca, anticipated to help bolster the company's cyber technology and its innovative product portfolio

Rockville, MD (January 27, 2014) Ultra Electronics, 3eTI, a leading provider of military-grade, cyber- secure network solutions for critical information systems, infrastructure and industrial automation, announces the return of John Fossaceca as 3eTI Vice President of Technology and Product Management. Mr. Fossaceca rejoins the company in support of 3eTI's continued focus on leveraging its core cyber security capabilities to securely protect, integrate, and expand customer networks for critical infrastructure protection (CIP) and industrial control systems (ICS).

Mr. Fossaceca has over 25 years of product development experience in the commercial, telecom and DoD sectors, most recently as Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer at Comtech Mobile Datacom, where he led efforts to modernize their satellite based Blue Force Tracking system including Advanced Software Defined Radio and FIPS 140-2 cryptographic validation efforts. John previously worked for 3eTI as the Vice President of Engineering and at AT&T/Lucent Technologies, where he held several engineering and technical management positions.

Benga Erinle, President of 3eTI, comments, "John has a long track record of making things happen.  As a valuable contributor to our team, we plan to leverage John's experience and past success to drive the penetration of 3eTI's portfolio into a broad range of new market sectors. Our growing focus on improving cyber security for critical net-centric systems and end-to-end protection for embedded devices is a strong fit for John's specific expertise."

"I am extremely excited to be returning to 3eTI, a company known for its innovative and secure products," says Mr. Fossaceca. "There are many outstanding opportunities for 3eTI and I look forward to working with their elite team to help drive new technology development and create solutions to ensure that our customers are successful, and most importantly, have the highest level of security available."

About Ultra Electronics, 3eTI

Ultra Electronics, 3eTI® is a leading provider of military-grade secure communications that enable critical systems security, infrastructure security, and facilities management for the Defense, Government, Utilities and Industrial markets worldwide. Our solutions form robust, cyber-secure, wired and wireless sensor networking systems that modernize and integrate disparate legacy systems across widespread bases and facilities to increase productivity, and provide a path towards lower operational costs.  3eTI's product portfolio includes net-centric and OEM solutions that enable comprehensive data protection for a wide-range of defense and industrial applications such as secure wireless mesh networks, industrial sensor networks, cyber security, and perimeter security solutions approved for use by the most stringent and demanding customers, including the U.S. military.

Media Contacts for 3eTI:

Sunny DeMattio
Senior Marketing Manager
Ultra Electronics, 3eTI
301-944-1333
Sunny.demattio@ultra-3eti.com

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