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Company Appoints Corporate Development Chief, Launches Professional Services Program, and Broadens Customer Support Focus

SAN JOSE, Calif., and OULU, FINLAND – December 4, 2007 - Codenomicon, Ltd, today announced it is expanding its global operations in response to accelerated growth in demand for its preemptive quality and security test software. The expansion includes the launch of a professional services program to support best testing practices for developers and the enterprise. Leading the execution of the professional services program is Brenda Fox, newly appointed vice president of corporate development. Company co-founder Mikko Varpiola will provide expert consulting to users of Codenomicon’s products and services to help improve the resiliency and security readiness of their networks.

Codenomicon’s professional services program is designed to accelerate time-to-value, expedite product use and expertise, and provide on-demand quality assurance and security readiness testing. The program spans training, product implementation, on-demand test services and customer protocol testing research. Customers can learn more about the professional services training, implementation and outsourced test offerings at

“As Codenomicon grows, we strive to provide our customers with not only superior preemptive security and quality assurance testing tools, but also exceptional professional services and support,” said Isaac Sundarajan, CEO of Codenomicon. “We are excited to be expanding our operations with the launch our professional services business and the appointment of Ms. Fox to take the lead in corporate development. We are also pleased to have Mikko Varpiola providing advanced quality and security test expertise to the professional services team.”

In addition to executing professional services programs, Brenda Fox is responsible for forging alliances with key service partners and managing North American operations. Fox was previously CEO of Connexus, an IT system integration, application development and compliance research service provider. She has held vice president of professional services posts at companies such as CompuCom, Safeguard Business Systems and AristaSoft.

With an eye towards the future, Mikko Varpiola will aid in the design and implementation of advanced security consulting services for Codenomicon’s customers and key partners. Varpiola has been responsible for many of the company’s successful development projects. Before founding the company, he was a key researcher for the globally recognized security testing research group, Oulu University Secure Programming Group (OUSPG) in Oulu, Finland.

About Codenomicon Ltd.
Codenomicon develops preemptive security and robustness testing solutions that lets customers mitigate unknown and published threats in products and services prior to release or deployment - before systems are exposed, outages occur or zero-day attacks strike. The world-proven Codenomicon DEFENSICS platform is unmatched in its ability to find quality and security flaws within the broadest array of applications. Thousands of developers and security analysts across telecommunications, networking, manufacturing, financial services and defense industries already rely on Codenomicon to reduce costly reputation, quality, compliance and liability risks. Headquartered in Oulu, Finland, with offices in Silicon Valley and Hong Kong, the company sells its testing software and services directly and through international partners. For more information, visit

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