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SCALABLE to Demonstrate Cyber Security Solutions for Critical Infrastructure at the Black Hat Security Conference

Network Simulation Technology to Support Parsons' Initiatives for Improving the Resiliency of Critical Infrastructure to Cyber-Attacks

CULVER CITY, CA--(Marketwired - August 04, 2014) - SCALABLE Network Technologies, Inc. (SCALABLE), a leader in wireless network design and optimization tools, announced today that it will be demonstrating network simulation-based solutions for evaluating critical infrastructure environments for resiliency to cyber-attacks at the Black Hat 2014 security conference in Las Vegas on 6-7 August. Company representatives will use high fidelity virtual network models of power distribution environments and railway signaling systems to show the effects of various types of cyber-attacks on the availability of communications and control systems. The demonstrations will take place at the Parsons booth number 727 in the business hall, highlighting SCALABLE's support of Parsons' cyber security for critical infrastructure initiatives.

"Cyber threats against public utilities and other critical infrastructure are now just as common as attacks on governmental and corporate computing environments," stated Tim Lee-Thorp, SCALABLE vice president of marketing. "There is a pressing need for operators to determine how resilient their communications fabric is to malicious disruption and to develop plans to mitigate the associated risks. SCALABLE is pleased that Parsons has selected our EXata+Cyber network simulation platform as part of their toolset for delivering innovative cyber security services to federal and commercial customers."

About SCALABLE Network Technologies

Based in Culver City, California, SCALABLE provides network design and analysis tools and cyber training systems that enable customers to develop, test and deploy large, sophisticated enterprise and wireless networks and new communications equipment, and train personnel on cyber defense. 

SCALABLE also provides specialized software solutions and engineering support services to major aerospace and defense contractors, the US Department of Defense, mobile network operators, research agencies and universities around the world.

More information on the company is available at scalable-networks.com.

EXata is a registered trademark of SCALABLE Networks Technologies, Inc.

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