Raytheon announces Small Format Guard to secure data transfer for mobile and tactical forces

 Raytheon announces Small Format Guard to secure data transfer for mobile and
                               tactical forces

Small, lightweight, low-power and high throughput for operation outside
traditional data centers

PR Newswire

WASHINGTON, Nov. 5, 2012

WASHINGTON, Nov. 5, 2012 /PRNewswire/ --Raytheon Trusted Computer Solutions
(RTCS), a wholly owned subsidiary of Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN), today
announced the addition of Small Format Guard™ to its cross domain product
portfolio. 

Small Format Guard is a software-based multilevel data transfer solution built
specifically for mobile and tactical forces with strict size, weight, power
and cooling (SWaP-C) requirements. Based on the widely deployed High Speed
Guard solution, Small Format Guard supports robust security protocols and is
adaptable to specific mission needs. Small Format Guard can operate on a
single board computer, an Advanced Telecommunications Computing Architecture
(ATCA) processor board or other x86, 64-bit ruggedized platforms providing
hardware flexibility.

"Small Format Guard enables Raytheon to deliver its premier guard technology
to a wider variety of customers and applications, from highly complex flying
data centers with heavy redundancy requirements to land vehicle
configurations," said Ed Hammersla, chief operating officer of RTCS. "Small
Format Guard delivers the flexibility and security to match the mission."

RTCS products are backed by a seasoned professional services team for
installation and customer configuration.

About Raytheon
Raytheon Company, with 2011 sales of $25 billion and 71,000 employees
worldwide, is a technology and innovation leader specializing in defense,
homeland security and other government markets throughout the world. With a
history of innovation spanning 90 years, Raytheon provides state-of-the-art
electronics, mission systems integration and other capabilities in the areas
of sensing; effects; and command, control, communications and intelligence
systems, as well as a broad range of mission support services. Raytheon is
headquartered in Waltham, Mass. For more about Raytheon, visit us at
www.raytheon.com and follow us on Twitter @Raytheon.

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