Harris Wins $49M Marine Corps First Responder Radios IDIQ

Harris Corp. (NYSE: HRS) won a $49 million U.S. Marine Corps contract to provide land mobile radios, the company announced Monday. The Marines will be able to purchase Unity XG-100P and Unity XG-100M radios over a five-year period for its enterprise land mobile radio program. The Melbourne, Fla.-based contractor said first responders including police, fire departments and emergency medical services...

Quest Reaches $2B Acquisition Agreement With Private Equity Firm

Quest Software Inc. (NASDAQ: QSFT) reached a buyout agreement with affiliates of Insight Venture Partners and will become a privately held company. The company said Friday that shareholders will receive $23 per share and the company values its total share value at nearly $2 billion. Quest Chairman and CEO Vinny Smith will continue to hold both titles and senior company management will retain their...

LMI Buys Huntsville Firm to Expand Southeast Business

LMI has purchased Huntsville, Ala.- based government contracting and consulting firm Belzon Inc. for an undisclosed amount. LMI intends to expand its business in the Southeast region and will locate its Southeast regional business headquarters in Huntsville, according to a company announcement. The Southeast region includes Tennessee, Florida, Georgia, Louisiana and North and South Carolina. LMI provides...