SOURCE: SteelCloud, Inc.

April 23, 2008 08:30 ET

SteelCloud Awarded Contract by U.S. Postal Service

HERNDON, VA--(Marketwire - April 23, 2008) - SteelCloud, Inc. (NASDAQ: SCLD), a manufacturer of embedded integrated computing systems for the industrial automation marketplace ("SteelCloud"), announced today that it has received a contract from the United States Postal Service Engineering Department for SteelCloud specialized servers. These are integrated servers using SteelCloud's patent pending chassis which will be utilized in postal sorting facilities nationwide in support of the Automated Parcel Processing Systems ("APPS"). SteelCloud will manufacture the computers, integrate all components into specialized packaging, and provide fulfillment logistics to all of the APPS sorting facilities. The specialized servers will be delivered during the third quarter of 2008.

"We are proud to have once again been selected by the United States Postal Service for this important program and appreciate the confidence they have in our ability to provide quality products," said Bob Frick, SteelCloud's President and CEO. "With a current installed base of over 27,000 SteelCloud mail-automation servers, and with the addition of this new contract, it is clear that the U.S. Postal Service appreciates the long term value that SteelCloud solutions bring to their programs. A key factor in our success has been our engineering innovation and fulfillment capabilities and the U.S. Postal Service's order validates their support of this achievement."

About SteelCloud

SteelCloud is an engineering and manufacturing integrator specializing in network centric and embedded computing solutions for the federal government and independent software vendors. SteelCloud designs and manufactures specialized servers and appliances for federal integrators, software vendors and volume users. For both the government and commercial markets SteelCloud delivers integration services and software focused on service desk, risk management and network management solutions. SteelCloud's ISO 9001:2000 certified Quality Management System provides procedures for continuous quality improvement in all aspects of its business. Over its nearly 20-year history, SteelCloud has won numerous awards for technical excellence and customer satisfaction. SteelCloud can be reached at 703-674-5500. Additional information is available at

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