NATO orders Sectra Tiger solution for secure mobile communication
Linköping – June 15, 2022 – International cybersecurity and medical imaging IT company Sectra (STO: SECT B) has received an order from the NATO Communications and Information Agency (NCI Agency) for additional units of the approved mobile encryption system Sectra Tiger. The solution will support NATO officials in securely communicating classified information, while preventing the risk of eavesdropping or information leaks.
“It is vital for our customers to be able to trust the equipment they are using for exchanging highly classified information. If this information were to end up in the wrong hands, the consequences could be severe. This order confirms that our solution meets the requirements for securing communications on a high level,” says Jeroen de Muijnck, Managing Director of Sectra Communications BV.
NATO has been using Sectra’s solutions for secure communications since 2018. This order pertains to Sectra Tiger, a secure communication solution that allows users to share classified information. The order was signed during the fourth quarter of Sectra’s 2021/2022 fiscal year. The order value is approximately EUR 382,000.
Sectra Tiger is a secure communications solution for stationary or mobile use and provides connectivity over satellite and fixed networks. The solution was developed in close cooperation with the Dutch security authorities (NLNCSA). Visit Sectra’s website to read more about our approved solutions.
Sectra contributes to a healthier and safer society by assisting authorities and defense forces in Europe to protect society’s most sensitive information, and health systems throughout the world to enhance the efficiency of care. The company, founded in 1978, is headquartered in Linköping, Sweden, with direct sales in 19 countries, and distribution partners worldwide. Sales in the 2021/2022 fiscal year totaled SEK 1,949 million. The Sectra share is quoted on the Nasdaq Stockholm exchange. For more information, visit the website.
Within the Secure Communications business area, Sectra develops products and services that protect some of society’s most sensitive information and communications. The offering includes secure voice and data communications, with solutions certified at the national level and by the EU and NATO, as well as security analysis and monitoring of critical IT systems, such as electricity and water supply. Sectra’s operations are conducted from its offices in Sweden, the Netherlands, Finland, and Norway.