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Metis

Metis is a leading provider of counter-threat finance, intelligence analysis, and training solutions to the Department of Defense (SOCOM, CENTCOM, DSS, etc), the Intelligence Community agencies, Homeland Security and Treasury. The Company has grown rapidly in the past few years, winning Prime, Full & Open contracts to serve National Security customers with mission critical solutions.

Blue Delta equity in Q4 2016 to support the senior management team in buying down the Founders original stakes, as well as providing capital to fuel additional organic growth through key hires, increased bid and proposal resources, and tuck-in acquisitions (such as Pluribus).

IST Research

IST Research is an innovative developer of next generation information operations solutions used to engage populations in difficult-to-reach parts of the world. It’s flagship solution, PULSE, is used by Defense Department, Intelligence Community, international aid organizations, and global Fortune 500 commercial customers.

Blue Delta invested equity to help fuel additional organic growth through continued solution development, key leadership hires, increased bid and proposal resources, and a very small amount of liquidity for a few early shareholders.

Amida

Amida is an open source software and IT services company focused on solving the hardest problems in data – access, interoperability, management, reconciliation and security. The Amida team is made up of data scientists, high-end software engineers. and a deeply experienced leadership team. Their clients include Fortune 500 companies, some of the country’s largest Government agencies, and internationally recognized NGOs.

Blue Delta invested equity in Q4 2016, leading an investment round that also included a large publicly traded software company and a classified strategic investor. The investment is accelerating organic growth through key hires, increased bid and proposal resources, and a robust technology development roadmap.

Shared Spectrum

Shared Spectrum is a pioneering provider of innovative cognitive wireless spectrum radio technologies that eliminate artificial barriers and support more efficient use of spectrum. Core among these technologies is SSC’s Dynamic Spectrum Access (DSA) solution. SSC has developed a number of patented technologies that allow for increased anti-jamming capabilities, propagation analysis, man-made noise measurements, and advanced communication system architectures.

Blue Delta made an equity investment which was used for key hires, expansion and enhancement of the Company’s patent portfolio, as well as bid and proposal investments to win several large prime contracts.

Sonatype

Sonatype is the leader in DevOps automation and the governance of open source components, providing open source software supply chain management solutions. Led by CEO Wayne Jackson (former CEO of Sourcefire, which went public and then was acquired by Cisco for almost $3B), Sonatype’ core mission is to help safely and securely accelerate software innovation, by providing an end-to-end security solution for the open source components that are defining modern software development.

Virtru

Spun out of the NSA, Virtru is a cutting-edge provider of end-to-end data encryption used by corporations, government agencies, and small-to-medium business across the globe. By utilizing best-of-breed user interface and infrastructure approaches from Silicon Valley, combined with military-grade encryption, Virtru delivers incredible ease of use for both government and commercial customers.

“GUNMETAL”

Gunmetal is a growing provider of high-end technology services to several of the most data-intensive civilian agencies of the U.S. Federal Government. The Company’s key capabilities include big data management & analytics, agile software development and DevOps, and quality assurance and automated testing.

In Q2 2019, Blue Delta invested equity to support the management team in a recapitalization of the Company, as well as to fund organic growth initiatives and potential tuck-in acquisitions. In addition to our 35+% stake in the Company, Blue Delta helped create a new Board of Directors with two very well-known and respected Independent Directors (both former CEOs of large public companies / divisions), introduced the Company to new C-suite level management team talent, provided connections to teaming partners (large and small), and Blue Delta continues to participate in the development of the company’s long-term growth strategy.

“QUASAR”

Quasar is a leading solutions provider in the Intelligence Community for enterprise business systems, data visualization and analytics, cloud integration and agile software development capabilities.

In Q1-2019, Blue Delta invested equity to further accelerate the Company’s growth, in return for an ownership stake of approximately 30% in Q1-2019. We hold 1 of 5 board seats.

“MAKO”

Elite cybersecurity consulting firm providing detailed threat assessments, security orchestration and threat intelligence services, as well as developing next generation capabilities for Federal and commercial customers’ security operations.

We invested equity for an ownership stake of just under 30% in Q2 2017. Blue Delta holds 1 of the 5 Board seats, alongside the CEO/founder and other cybersecurity thought leaders and accomplished executives. Our investment is accelerating organic growth through key hires, solution development and scale, increased bid and proposal efforts, as well as additional marketing and partnership resources.

“ICE”

SoftwareDevFINALPreeminent provider of Intelligence Community solutions, combining innovative technologies and agile methodologies rooted in structured engineering practices to solve complex problems.

We made an equity investment for an ownership stake of approximately 25% in Q4 2014 and we hold 1 of the 5 Board seats. The investment has been used for tuck-in acquisitions, key hires, and additional resources to pursue and win large prime contracts.