Order influx from Kongsberg customers worth MNOK 11.5

Data Respons have received several contracts from various Kongsberg businesses worth NOK 11.5 million. The main part of the contracts will be delivered during the course of 2007. The majority of the customers dominating the orders are within the defence and offshore markets.
- This order influx just confirms how much local presence means to develop good customer relations. This was an important reason for Data Respons establishing an office in Kongsberg in the first place, says CEO Kenneth Ragnvaldsen in Data Respons ASA.
Kongsberg Defence & Aerospace
Defence customers constitute the greater part of the orders. Kongsberg Defence & Aerospace signed the largest order worth NOK 4 million.
- Data Respons will deliver a computer platform embedded in our own products for network centric infrastructure in defence applications, says Eirik Lie, Executive Vice President, Kongsberg Defence & Aerospace.
- We are very pleased that Kongsberg Defence & Aerospace have chosen to continue working with Data Respons. This with further strengthen our long term relationship with the customer, says Ragnvaldsen.
A common denominator for the other contracts is that Data Respons will develop embedded solutions incorporated in the customers own product that is modified to the customers needs in relation to formfactor, performance and environmental requirements.
About Data Respons
Data Respons` vision is to become leading in Europe within 2010 on embedded solutions in the industrial market. Embedded Solutions can be described as being the brains of a machine, system or industrial end product. Data Respons supplies Embedded Solutions to leading OEM companies, system integrators and vertical product suppliers in a range of market segments such as defence, offshore, automation, medical equipment, surveillance, transport, telecommunications and other industries. Data Respons` customers include Ericsson, Nera, ABB, Brüel & Kjær, Tandberg, Anritsu and Saab. Data Respons ASA is listed on the Oslo Stock Exchange (Ticker: DAT), and is part of the information technology index. The company has offices in Denmark, Finland, Norway, Sweden and Germany. At the close of the 3rd quarter 2006 the company had a total of 183 employees.
For further information please contact:
Kenneth Ragnvaldsen, CEO, Data Respons ASA
phone: +47 67 11 20 00 Mob: +47 913 90 918.
More information on Data Respons ASA can be found on our website: www.datarespons.com