New EMCON® TEMPEST Rugged Notebook Announced at CANSEC 2013

ORLANDO, Fla. and OTTAWA  — CANSEC 2013, Booth #1505 —  May 29, 2013 — API Technologies Corp. (NASDAQ:ATNY) (“API” or the “Company”), a trusted provider of RF/microwave, microelectronics, and security solutions for critical and high-reliability applications, today announced that their Secure Systems and Information Assurance (SSIA) business group has released a new TEMPEST Level I rugged notebook under the EMCON® product line. This new rugged notebook, along with the entire line of EMCON TEMPEST and government secure communications products, will be demonstrated at CANSEC 2013, Booth #1505. CANSEC runs May 29-30 at the Ernst & Young Center in Ottawa, Canada.

Based on the rugged Getac X500 platform, the EMCON TEMPEST Level I version offers high performance in a rugged 15.6-inch design. It features HD graphics and an integrated TEMPEST web camera. It is available in various processor speeds and is upgradeable to 8GB of memory. This model is compatible with Eclypt® enhanced encrypted hard drives which are DIPCOG, CESG, and FIPS validated and approved for use by CSE in Canadian government institutions.  

“Our government customers are consistently looking for laptops that offer both the features and look-and-feel of a commercial product while combining the emanation security of TEMPEST,” said Peter Patterson, Vice President and General Manager, Secure Systems and Information Assurance (SSIA)-EMCON, API Technologies Corp. “This laptop satisfies these needs all in one streamlined, rugged design.”

All EMCON TEMPEST Level I products meet the requirements of NSTISSAM TEMPEST/1-92, Level I; CID09/15A, Level I; and SDIP-27, Level A.

For more information regarding the EMCON line of TEMPEST computers please visit www.emcon.com, or contact a sales representative at 613-270-9009; sales@emcon.com. 

Secure Systems and Information Assurance (SSIA) products by API Technologies Corp. provide security for both government and commercial customers worldwide. Featured product lines include the EMCON® (USA & Canada) and SST™ (Europe) brands, the Netgard™ line of security, and encryption products 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.apitech.com. 

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