BlackRidge Technology Partners with Nihon Cornet Technology to Deliver Next Generation Cyber Security Solutions in Japan

Nihon Cornet Technology to Bring BlackRidge’s Innovative Cyber Defense Solutions to their Commercial and Government Customers

RENO, NV – February 5, 2018 BlackRidge Technology International, Inc. (OTCQB: BRTI), a leading provider of next generation cyber defense solutions, is pleased to announce a strategic partnership with Nihon Cornet Technology, K.K., a premier provider of network and cyber security solutions in Japan. Nihon Cornet serves as an official reseller and integrator to deliver BlackRidge Technology’s next generation cyber security solutions to commercial and government customers in the Japanese market.

“Nihon Cornet is committed to offering our customers unique and competitive network security and cyber security solutions,” stated Hideo Matsumoto, General Manager of Nihon Cornet K.K. “We selected BlackRidge Technology for their patented cyber defense technology that is tested and certified by the U.S. Department of Defense. With Japan experiencing many cyber incidents and hosting the 2020 Olympics, we see many cyber security business opportunities in Financial Services, Defense Industry, and Critical Infrastructure and Industrial Control Systems.”

BlackRidge Technology develops, markets and supports a family of products that provide next generation cyber security solutions for protecting enterprise and government networks, systems and cloud services. BlackRidge’s patented First Packet Authentication™ technology was developed for the military to cloak and protect servers and segment networks. Network and server resources are better protected and less vulnerable to compromise with BlackRidge in place.

“Nihon Cornet Technology is a premier cyber security solutions provider in Japan with strong technical expertise,” said Bill Joll, Head of World Wide Sales at BlackRidge Technology. “Nihon Cornet’s selection of BlackRidge cyber security solutions validates our global capabilities in cyber threat protection and prevention for a broad range of market segments. Partnering with Nihon Cornet Technology continues the company’s expansion into international markets leveraging our strong solutions in the U.S. Department of Defense, Finance, Healthcare, and Industrial Control Systems markets.”

About BlackRidge Technology
BlackRidge Technology provides an adaptive cyber defense solution that enables our customers to deliver more secure and resilient business services in today’s rapidly evolving technology and cyber threat environments. The BlackRidge Adaptive Trust solution provides end-to-end security that proactively isolates cloud services, protects servers and segments networks. Our patented First Packet Authentication™ technology authenticates user and device identity and enforces security policy on the first packet of network sessions. This new level of real-time protection blocks or redirects unidentified and unauthorized traffic to stop attacks and unauthorized access. BlackRidge was founded in 2010 to commercialize its military grade and patented network security technology. For more information, visit www.blackridge.us.

About Nihon Cornet Technology, K.K.
Nihon Cornet, established in 1998 and located in Tokyo, Japan, is a subsidiary of Cornet Technology, Inc. in Springfield, VA. Our business in Japan focuses on Cyber Security and Network Security solutions, and our customer base is spread over Financial Services, Government and Defense, Industrial Control Systems, Telecommunications Carriers, System Integrators, and Enterprises. More information on Nihon Cornet Technology products and services is available at nihon-cornet.co.jp.

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