Irving, TX – March 24, 2009 – EF Johnson Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ: EFJI) today announced that its 3e Technologies subsidiary has received a $1 million task order against a contract from a U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) customer. The company announced the $14.9 million contract in January.
“The task order calls for us to deliver solutions to support the transmission of data, voice and video as part of a DoD maritime application,” said Michael Jalbert, president and chief executive officer of EF Johnson Technologies, Inc. “Our rugged wireless devices with integrated DoD approved encryption and authentication techniques for wireless networking are helping to support U.S. forces throughout the world. This is the first of many orders we are expecting over the next few years that will outfit the military with our secure wireless networking solutions.”
Headquartered in Irving, Texas, EF Johnson Technologies, Inc. focuses on innovating, developing and marketing the highest quality secure communications solutions to organizations whose mission is to protect and save lives. The Company’s customers include first responders in public safety and public service, the federal government, and industrial organizations. The Company’s products are marketed under the EFJohnson name and many of them are designed and manufactured in America. For more information, visit http://www.EFJohnsonTechnologies.com.
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