API Technologies’ Secure Systems & Information Assurance Canada Named Authorized Reseller of ViaSat® Hardware Encryption

ORLANDO, FL and OTTAWA (CANSEC: Booth #1505) — May 31, 2012 — API Technologies Corp. (NASDAQ:ATNY) (“API” or the “Company”), a leading provider of RF/microwave, microelectronics, and security solutions for critical and high-reliability applications, announced today that its Secure Systems & Information Assurance (SSIA) Canada group, which makes the EMCON® line of TEMPEST and security products, has been named an authorized reseller for Eclypt line of encrypted computer drives from ViaSat®.

“The ability to offer EMCON brand laptops and workstations with ViaSat encrypted hard drives pre-installed, gives customers the option of a ‘one-stop shop’ when it comes to secure TEMPEST and ruggedized computing,” said Peter Patterson, Vice President and General Manager, SSIA Canada, API Technologies. EMCON brand security products are on display at CANSEC 2012, Booth #1505, May 30-31, 2012 at the CE Centre in Ottawa.

The EMCON line of secure communications products for the government include: notebooks/laptops, standard computer workstations and thin clients, monitors, phones and video conferencing systems, fax machines/scanners/printers, switches, and enclosures. For more information please visit www.apitech.com/emcon or call API’s Ottawa location at +1 (613) 723-1838. 

The Secure Systems and Information Assurance Division of API Technologies offers security products for both government and commercial customers  including: the Netgard™ line of security and encryption products; TEMPEST products under the Cryptek™ (USA), EMCON® (Canada), and SST™ (Europe) brands; and the ION Networks® line of network security devices for remote device management.  

About API Technologies Corp.
API Technologies designs, develops and manufactures electronic systems, subsystems, RF and secure solutions for technically demanding defense, aerospace and commercial applications. API Technologies' customers include many leading Fortune 500 companies. API Technologies trades on the NASDAQ under the symbol ATNY. For further information, please visit the Company website at www.apitechnologies.com.