Sectra receives orders from Swedish authorities—existing partnership expanded
Linköping – February 22, 2023 – Swedish authorities are expanding their partnership with international cybersecurity and medical imaging IT company Sectra (STO: SECT B) through new orders of systems and solutions for secure communication. The orders include further development and additional deliveries of existing systems for secure mobile communication approved for highly classified information and stringent performance requirements. The orders and partnership with Sectra will improve the Swedish civil and military defense’s ability to communicate securely, regardless of conditions or location.
“The secure exchange of information between and within authorities, without the risk of eavesdropping, has never been more important. This continued collaboration with Swedish authorities confirms that Sectra plays an important role in the Swedish civil and military defense’s ability to exchange information securely and efficiently. I’m proud that our systems and solutions for secure communication contribute to a safer society,” says Magnus Skogberg, President of Sectra Communications.
The order value amounted to approximately SEK 100 million, and the agreements were signed in the third quarter of Sectra’s 2022/2023 fiscal year. The continued collaboration with Swedish authorities will strengthen the communications protection capacity of the Swedish civil and military defense, today and in the future.
Sectra contributes to a healthier and safer society by assisting authorities and defense forces in Europe to protect society’s most sensitive information, and health systems throughout the world to enhance the efficiency of care. The company, founded in 1978, is headquartered in Linköping, Sweden, with direct sales in 19 countries, and distribution partners worldwide. Sales in the 2021/2022 fiscal year totaled SEK 1,949 million. The Sectra share is quoted on the Nasdaq Stockholm exchange. For more information, visit Sectra’s website.
Within the Secure Communications business area, Sectra develops products and services that protect some of society’s most sensitive information and communications. The offering includes secure voice and data communications, with solutions certified at the national level and by the EU and NATO, as well as security analysis and monitoring of critical IT systems, such as electricity and water supply. Sectra’s operations are conducted from its offices in Sweden, the Netherlands, and Finland.