DALLAS, Sept. 27, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC) will highlight its infrastructure protection services and advanced security solutions at the ASIS International 50th Annual Seminar & Exhibits. ASIS International is the preeminent organization for security management professionals worldwide.

The exposition will be held this week, Sept. 27-30, at the Dallas Convention Center. Northrop Grumman will be located at booth number 5123.

Northrop Grumman has nearly 50 years of experience securing sensitive government and civilian institutions. With the capabilities to provide end-to-end integrated security solutions, the company's expertise includes integrating existing components as well as designing technologies for the future. Northrop Grumman solutions help reduce security vulnerabilities to proactively respond and minimize risk.

Northrop Grumman's Information Technology (IT) sector will display its video surveillance system, AlertVideo(tm). The system extracts valuable behavior and event information from existing surveillance systems and provides instantaneous visual and audible alerts. AlertVideo identifies potential threats and issues real-time alerts that highlight when, where and what needs immediate attention.

The company's exhibit will highlight its Incident Alerting and Assessment System (IAAS). IAAS consolidates and simplifies an organization's management of multi-vendor security systems into one, easy-to-use monitoring workstation, illustrating a comprehensive view of its security environment. The software integrates physical- and cyber-security information from multiple, stand-alone systems, and provides users with a single portal for accessing and analyzing security events.

Northrop Grumman IT will also include SecurTracker(tm), a comprehensive security management tool that automates day-to-day security processes and documentation at classified facilities. Nine integrated modules support personnel security, programs, contracts, facilities, materials, computer security, visitor control, visit requests and badging.

Northrop Grumman's Mission Systems sector will demonstrate its integrated security solutions. Northrop Grumman has delivered more than 130 fixed and moveable security systems for military and civilian clients. The company's customizable solutions include capabilities for early detection, notification, assessment, situation awareness, and command and control. Combining advanced technology and sensors, Northrop Grumman delivers comprehensive, integrated physical security in a turnkey solution.

Visit the Northrop Grumman exhibit at booth 5123 for more information on the company's integrated security solutions.

Northrop Grumman Corporation is a global defense company headquartered in Los Angeles, Calif. Northrop Grumman provides technologically advanced, innovative products, services and solutions in systems integration, defense electronics, information technology, advanced aircraft, shipbuilding and space technology. With more than 125,000 employees, and operations in all 50 states and 25 countries, Northrop Grumman serves U.S. and international military, government and commercial customers.

  CONTACT:  Juli Ballesteros, APR
          Northrop Grumman Information Technology
          (703) 713-4675
          Christy Whitman
          Northrop Grumman Information Technology
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