SOURCE: SteelCloud, Inc.

November 20, 2007 17:26 ET

Intel® and SteelCloud Announce Day One Support for Next Generation 45nm Quad-Core Intel® Xeon® Processor

To Be Delivered as Part of Large Existing Industrial Automation Project

HERNDON, VA--(Marketwire - November 20, 2007) - SteelCloud, Inc. (NASDAQ: SCLD), a manufacturer of embedded integrated computing systems for the industrial automation marketplace, and Intel Corporation today announced an expansion of their existing alliance to immediately begin delivering new systems based upon SteelCloud's purpose built computing platform and Intel's just released 45nm Quad-Core Intel® Xeon® processor.

"We have been working with Intel in our Engineering Lab to ensure compatibility with our customers' applications with the new processor," said Robert Frick, CEO and President of SteelCloud. "Our long standing relationship with Intel ensures that SteelCloud customers are able to seamlessly leverage exciting leading edge technologies such as the next generation Quad-Core Intel Xeon processor."

SteelCloud also announced today that it was awarded an extension to an existing contract for its industrial automation integrated computing system that utilizes the next generation 45nm Quad-Core Intel Xeon processor. This is one of the first large scale applications of Intel's new Quad-Core Intel Xeon processor technology and provides the increased processing speed at much lower power levels required by this demanding application.

About SteelCloud

SteelCloud serves as a customer's 'Virtual Hardware Division' -- providing embedded integrated computing systems and program lifecycle management services to the industrial automation and military applications markets. The Company has cultivated numerous strategic relationships with thought-leading organizations, such as Intel, Lockheed Martin, and Microsoft. The Company's ISO 9001:2000 certified Quality Management System ensures commitment to high quality standards and continuous quality improvement in all aspects of its business. Over its 20-year history, SteelCloud has won numerous awards for technical excellence and customer satisfaction. To learn more about the specialized computing platform development services offered by SteelCloud, please visit