Vertical Computer Systems and Sawblade Ventures Agree to Enter into Strategic Alliance to Pursue a Hyper-Secure Defensible Communications Solution for Special Needs Medical Records

Richardson, Texas, May 18, 2018--Vertical Computer Systems, Inc. (“VCSY”) (OTCBB: VCSY) announced today that VCSY and Sawblade Ventures, LLC (“Sawblade”) will be entering into a strategic alliance to develop a secure communications conduit that combines hardware and software solutions. The product will seek to integrate certain technologies of each company to achieve a hyper-secure communications link to create trusted document storage and audit capabilities for special needs communities.

“The combination of secure data transmission and deeply imbedded flexible hardware is lacking in most electronic communities and data exchange systems,” added Scott Winning, President and CEO of Sawblade Ventures, LLC. “Our combined unique capabilities will make available the private secure communications needed in today’s fast changing electronics world”.

“Vertical Computer Systems is pleased to have an opportunity to explore a development partnership with Sawblade Ventures to integrate VCSY’s proprietary Ploinks® technology with Sawblade’s scalable, chip level encryption solution for the special needs community. We believe that the combination of our Ploinks®-based technology end-point encryption software solution with Sawblade’s patented, localized, obfuscated integrated hardware will produce a much needed, value added security component for use in end-to-end encryption systems and one that can be extended beyond the special needs communities,” said Richard Wade, President and CEO of Vertical Computer Systems, Inc.


Vertical Computer Systems, Inc. (OTCQB:VCSY) is an international provider of application software, cloud-based and software services, Internet core technologies, peer-to-peer solutions and intellectual property assets with offices in the United States and Canada. VCSY's main administrative software product is emPath™, which is developed and distributed by NOW Solutions, Inc., the Company's subsidiary. emPath™ is a payroll and human resources software application, which consists of a fully secure web based HRMS suite as well as a Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) solution. Ploinks, Inc., another subsidiary of VCSY, is a private communications channel company which has developed Ploinks®. VCSY's primary Internet core technologies include SiteFlash™ and the Emily™ XML Scripting Language, which can be used to build web services. To keep up with the latest VCSY news and to learn more about our 16-year history of innovation, please visit and our Twitter feed at (or by searching for “@VCSYInc” on Twitter).


Sawblade Ventures, LLC. is a Texas based company that develops, licenses and distributes secure hardware integration methodology and products. Sawblade Venture’s main offerings include its Clearblue™ EDA tool, ReDi™ digital IP library and its patented reconfigurable integrate-able fabric. Sawblade Ventures offers a user-friendly technique to integrate flexible reconfigurable hardware networks into microelectronics for at speed monitoring, security and creation of parasitic automation. Among Sawblade’s primary missions is to enable all connected devices to safely and securely communicate thereby improving productivity and enhancing the lives of the people that use it.

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