API Technologies Features Products that Help Enable the Avaya® Secure Access Link (SAL) Platform at IAUG 2012

ORLANDO, FL & BOSTON (IAUG: Booth #1111) — May 21, 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 it will showcase its ION Networks® line of secure networking products at Booth #1111 at the International Avaya® User Group (IAUG) Global Education Conference, taking place May 21-24, 2012 at the John B. Hynes Memorial Convention Center in Boston. Featured will be API Technologies’ products that enable Avaya customers, partners, and service providers to quickly and inexpensively realize the security and trouble resolution benefits of the Avaya Secure Access Link (SAL) platform.

“Given the criticality of voice communications, creating a clear path for those providing Avaya technical support is essential,” said Henry Gold, Business Area Manager for API Technologies’ ION Networks line of products. “Avaya customers and partners have long relied on the ION Networks product line to facilitate the secure remote administration of these essential communication systems. ION products work in concert with tools, like Avaya SAL, to help enterprise and government customers simplify deployment and achieve even better performance from their Avaya systems.”

Featured products at IAUG will include:

  • ION™ SA5600-SAL - Avaya® SAL Edition: This plug-and-play SSL VPN device with embedded SAL provides secure IP and dial-up connectivity to Avaya and heritage Nortel systems. Ideal for organizations with limited technical resources, the drop-in appliance allows support personnel, third party providers, and Avaya service technicians to conduct troubleshooting and maintenance of critical systems. The appliance comes in 2, 4, or 8 port models and can support up to 300 managed devices. The ION SA5600-SAL enables Avaya customers to achieve the benefits of SAL for security and troubleshooting, quickly and cheaply.
  • ION™ SA5600IA Secure Appliance – DoD/Government Edition: The 2, 4, or 8-port appliance is designed to facilitate secure modem access to managed communication systems. For Department of Defense (DoD) and government users, the JITC/IA-compliant appliance device offers highly secure, reliable out-of-band remote access to Avaya systems.
  • Avaya® ASG Defender: This Linux-based appliance offers secure dial-up access, as well as monitoring features, This is essential when remote access is a necessity to support critical Avaya systems but IP connectivity is not allowed,. Because Internet access is not enabled, it meets most government customers’ security requirements. The plug-and-play appliance comes in 2, 4, and 8-port models.

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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.