AVALON TECHNOLOGY/LUNARLINE, INC. AWARDED DOT/FMCSA IT SECURITY CONTRACT

Arlington, VA, January 12, 2007- The U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) awarded Avalon Technology, Inc. and sub-contractor Lunarline, Inc., the Information Technology (IT) Security Support Contract under Solicitation DTMC75-06-R-00023. Team Avalon, Lunarline, will perform all necessary technical, business, and administrative planning, organizing, managing, coordinating, and tracking required to support FMCSA's IT Security Program.
 
Team Avalon will use a proven Project Management capability that complements the Lunarline team of experienced management and technical professionals. Team Avalon will support FMCSA's IT Security Program with highly qualified information security professionals that have the expertise and demonstrated performance needed to ensure that assignments are completed in a thorough and timely manner.
 
The five-year contract is valued at more than $5.6 million and starts January 16, 2007.
 
This will be Avalon's first prime contract at the Department of Transportation. 'Adding DOT/FMCSA to our customer list is of strategic importance to Avalon Technology.' remarked Irving Rodrigues, President of Avalon Technology. 'We are particularly proud that a significant amount of our growth comes from our information assurance practice.'
 
'We are excited to be part of Team Avalon Supporting FMCSA. Lunarline has created a focused effort on supporting the DOT's critical security programs and securing DOT systems.' commented Lunarline CEO, Waylon Krush. ' We pride ourselves with being one of DOT's most well respected security companies with information security support spanning FMCSA, FRA, FAA, and FTA.'
 
Avalon Technology, Inc. is an 8(a)-certified Small Business providing value to clients by increasing productivity, reducing costs, and minimizing risk in the selection, deployment, and management of information technology. Avalon's core competencies are security and information assurance, program management, training, information technology engineering and operations, systems engineering, telecommunications expense management and network design.
 
Lunarline, Inc. is a Service Disabled Veteran Owned Small Business (SDVOSB) that specializes in Information Security (IS) and Information Assurance (IA). Lunarline provides services which include, Certification and Accreditation (C&A), Security Auditing, Continuity Of Operation Planning, IA Training, Incident Response, Penetration Testing, Risk/Vulnerability Assessments, and Secure System Design and Implementation. Lunarline is committed to 'Solutions Built on Security.'
 
Contact:
 
Lunarline Inc. | www.lunarline.com
 
Avalon Technology | www.avalontechnology.com