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Richard Swardh, Jeff Harig, Steve Good Take SVP Roles at Comtech Subsidiary

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Comtech Telecommunications (Nasdaq: CMTL) has appointed Richard Swardh, Jeff Harig and Steve Good as senior vice presidents for three different vertical market areas at the company’s Comtech EF Data subsidiary. Swardh, Harig and Good will respectively lead the unit’s mobile network operator, government systems and premium enterprise businesses, the company said Thursday. John Branscum, president of Comtech …

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Neustar to Split In Two Independent Companies

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Sterling, Virginia-based technology and analytics services provider Neustar (NYSE: NSR) will divide into two independent, publicly-traded companies with an intended timeline of one year to completion via a spinoff intended as tax-free. Neustar said Tuesday the two separate businesses will be one focused on information services with $470 million in 2015 …

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AT&T, Partners Use Internet of Things to Create More Connected Communities

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TYSONS CORNER, VA, January 7, 2016 — AT&T (NYSE: T), Cisco (Nasdaq: CSCO), Deloitte, IBM (NYSE: IBM), Intel (Nasdaq: INTC), General Electric, Ericsson and Qualcomm Technologies have tied up in support of AT&T’s strategy to help local governments create more connected communities, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. AT&T said Tuesday it will provide Internet of Things platforms …

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DLT Appoints New CTO, VPs in Series of Exec Moves; Alan Marc Smith Comments

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DLT Solutions has made a series of leadership changes that aims to help meet the demand of government clients for cloud, big data, development operations and cybersecurity platforms. “The recent DLT executive appointments are just one of several investments we made this year to continue to make government IT procurement …

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FCC’s Competition Org Recommends Telcordia for Phone Number Admin Contract

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The Federal Communications Commission‘s wireline competition bureau has issued a draft order for FCC to award a phone number-porting service contract to Ericsson‘s (NASDAQ: ERIC) Telcordia subsidiary, Bloomberg reported Thursday. Todd Shields writes the bureau recommended Telcordia for work to manage a national telecommunications system designed to help consumers retain …

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Randy Fuerst Promoted to CEO at Oceus Networks

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Randy Fuerst, formerly president and chief operating officer at Oceus Networks, has been promoted to the CEO post at the Reston, Va.-based broadband technology services contractor and will retain the title of president, the company announced Wednesday. “Oceus has made great strides in introducing 4G LTE commercial broadband technology into the …

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The SI Organization Buys Applied Communication Sciences; Bill Graham Comments

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The SI Organization has purchased telecommunications research, consulting and technology services provider Applied Communication Sciences for an undisclosed amount. ACS develops products for defense and intelligence agencies, civil government organizations, power utilities and telecom providers, the SI said Wednesday. “We are acquiring a technology company with a focus on cyber …

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Ericsson Closes $1.15B Deal to Buy Telcordia

Ericsson (NASDAQ: ERIC) announced Thursday it has closed its $1.15 billion cash acquisition of Telcordia. Ericsson expects the deal to increase its earnings per share in the year after closing. Telcordia and its employees are now part of the Ericsson Group. Ericcson’s business unit Multimedia will manage Telcordia, although Ericsson said Telcordia’s …

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Ericsson to Buy Telcordia for $1.15B Cash

Ericsson has reached an agreement to acquire mobile, broadband and enterprise communications firm Telcordia for $1.15 billion cash from its private equity owners Providence Equity Partners, LLC and Warburg Pincus. Approximately 2,600 of Telcordia’s employees will join Ericsson. Telcordia generated $739 million in revenues in the fiscal year ended Jan. 31, 2011, and Ericsson expects the …

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Ericsson Sells Federal Practice to Tailwind Capital; Doug Smith to Remain as CEO

Ericsson (NASDAQ: ERIC) has sold control of its federal practice, Ericsson Federal to Tailwind Capital. Ericsson Federal will now be known as Oceus Networks.  Terms of the deal were not disclosed. According to Ericsson, “under the terms of the new structure, Oceus Networks will have the exclusive right to offer …

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