SOURCE: NewMarket Technology, Inc.

NewMarket Technology, Inc.

September 30, 2009 09:00 ET

NewMarket Technology, Inc. Announces $2.5 Million Contract to Provide Microsoft Solution to Oil Company

DALLAS, TX--(Marketwire - September 30, 2009) - NewMarket Technology, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: NWMT) today announced entering into a $2.5 million, 3 year contract to implement and maintain a Microsoft solution for an oil industry company. The contract was signed by NewMarket's Microsoft Solution Provider subsidiary in South America, which is a Microsoft Large Account Reseller (LAR) and Enterprise Software Advisor (ESA) in South America and received the prestigious Associate of the Year in Advanced Infrastructure Solutions award at FOCUS 2009. NewMarket and its subsidiaries are currently focused on shifting the Company's revenue base from short-term, project-based contracts to long-term managed services contracts.

NewMarket has already announced approximately $67 million in new sales contracts this year, not including today's announced contract and a $15 million letter of intent recently signed by the Company's operation in China anticipated to close by year-end. NewMarket recently announced that the Company expects record sales in 2009 with the potential for $100 million in total contracts. The Company has reported over $43 million in profitable revenue for the first six months of 2009. Historically reporting increased revenues in the second half of the year, the Company has set a $100 million profitable revenue forecast for 2009.

Sales Pipeline Webcast Available On-Demand

NewMarket has recently released an exclusive on-demand Webcast reviewing the Company's year-to-date sales and a sales pipeline. A link to the Webcast titled 'NewMarket Sales Pipeline and Revenue Update Webcast' is available on both the corporate website homepage and investor relations page at www.newmarkettechnology.com.

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About NewMarket Technology, Inc. (www.newmarkettechnology.com)

NewMarket is a reporting company with audited financial reports filed with the SEC. NewMarket provides systems integration, technology infrastructure services and emerging technology worldwide. NewMarket has a focus on providing technology and support services to rapidly growing economies where technology purchasing is on the rise. In addition to its base of operations in North America, NewMarket has operations today in the growing economies of China, Southeast Asia, Brazil and Northern Latin America. Last year the Company reported over $40 million in revenue from Asia and over $20 million in revenue from Latin America. Overall, NewMarket reported over $95 million in revenue for 2008.

Across the globe, NewMarket is a Microsoft and Oracle partner, distributes various computer hardware and peripherals from brand partners such as Dell, HP, IBM, Cisco, Sony, Epson, Canon and Sanyo and is also an authorized reseller of operating systems and various software from companies such as Red Hat, Sybase, IBM, BEA, Veritas and others. Additionally, the Company works with emerging technologies such as mobile computing, various security and wireless broadband technologies.

NewMarket's rapid growth since 2002 has placed the Company on the Deloitte Technology Fast 500 for 5 consecutive years. NewMarket was recognized as the third fastest growing technology company in the United States in 2006 and the number one fastest growing technology company in North Texas for two years in a row.

"SAFE HARBOR STATEMENT" UNDER THE PRIVATE SECURITIES LITIGATION REFORM ACT OF 1995

This press release contains forward-looking statements that involve risks and uncertainties. The statements in this release are forward-looking statements that are made pursuant to safe harbor provision of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. Actual results, events and performance could vary materially from those contemplated by these forward-looking statements. These statements involve known and unknown risks and uncertainties, which may cause NewMarket's actual results in future periods to differ materially from results expressed or implied by forward-looking statements. These risks and uncertainties include, among other things, product demand and market competition. You should independently investigate and fully understand all risks before making investment decisions.

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