Harrier Group Announce Positive Start to FY2001 Trading Wednesday 25 April 2001 PDF Print Reading, UK, Wednesday 25th April 2001 - Harrier Group plc (AIM: HRR), a leading provider of managed security and continuity solutions, announced today that the company has made a strong start to the year. During the first quarter of 2001 orders received have exceeded trading expectations across all sectors of the business particularly in respect to corporate infrastructure deployment. Substantial orders in excess of £7 Million pounds have been received from a wide variety of industry sectors including, telecommunications, utilities, retail, insurance and financial services, as companies look to develop and upgrade their current business and security infrastructures. The orders received during this period cover the broad spectrum of services and technologies that HarrierZeuros', Harrier Group's UK operating company, focus on which include professional and secure managed services, corporate network infrastructure deployment and advanced data management solutions. David Cheesman, CEO of Harrier Group comments, "These figures confirm that Information Protection is an increasing priority for organisations and that our UK operating company HarrierZeuros is ideally situated to assist companies in providing independent Security led solutions that reflect our clients requirements across multiple technology and business disciplines." Looking ahead to the future Harrier Group expect to see a continuation in the growth of network security and advanced data management and an increasing requirement for secure managed services to enable organisations to maintain a high level of Information Protection and business continuity. ### Notes to Editors About Harrier Group plc Harrier Group plc (AIM: HRR), is the only UK listed e-security integration company and has been providing major corporations with comprehensive network, security and advanced data protection and management solutions for over a decade. Operating under the name, HarrierZeuros Ltd, Harrier offers an independent approach to technology led solutions enabling its customers to leverage further productivity from their networks and the data stored within them. The company's extensive range of Managed Services also provide Harrier's customers with an effective way to secure and protect their business critical data without the enormous overheads of setting up and maintaining a suitable system. Harrier Group's clients include: Prudential, Vodafone, CSC Computer Sciences, Friends Provident Life and GKN Westland Helicopters. For further information please visit http://www.harrier.com Company Contact: Sarah Carter Harrier Group plc Tel: 0118 931 9310 Email: email@example.com Media Contact: Sara Claridge Marylebone Media Relations Tel: 0118 975 5188 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Copies of this announcement will be available at Harrier's office (Pacific House, Imperial Way, Reading, Berkshire, RG2 0TD) for collection for a period of 14 days from the date of the announcement. This press release was distributed by ResponseSource Press Release Wire on behalf of Marylebone Media Relations in the following categories: Consumer Technology, Personal Finance, Business & Finance, Computing & Telecoms, for more information visit https://pressreleasewire.responsesource.com/about.