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Army Issues 198 Awards Under $37.4B Professional Engineering Services Contract

The U.S. Army has revealed a new roster of industry partners under a potential $37.4B contract that covers knowledge-based professional engineering support services to command, control, communications, computers, intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance programs. The Army Contracting Command received 388 bids for the Responsive Strategic Sourcing for Service procurement vehicle via …

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Comtech Board Chair Fred Kornberg Returns to CEO Post, Northrop & Harris Vet Michael Galletti Named COO

Comtech Telecommunications (Nasdaq: CMTL) has undergone a series of executive and organizational changes that include the appointment of Board Chairman Fred Kornberg to the CEO and president roles he served in between 1976 and 2015. Comtech said Thursday former CEO and President Stanton Sloane will leave the company and also resign from his seat on the …

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Comtech Completes Estimated $431M Purchase of TCS; Stanton Sloane Comments

Comtech Telecommunications (Nasdaq: CMTL) has wrapped up its acquisition of TeleCommunication Systems for approximately $430.8 million in cash. TCS stockholders secured cash of $5.00 per share as the company’s common stock ceased trading on the Nasdaq Global Market at market close Tuesday following the completion of the purchase, Comtech said Tuesday. Comtech …

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TCS Expands Text-to-911 Public Safety Messaging Service Coverage

TYSONS CORNER, VA, February 22, 2016 — TeleCommunication Systems (Nasdaq: TSYS) has expanded the coverage of its text-to-911 public safety messaging service to at least 700 answering points across 38 U.S. states and territories, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. TCS said Thursday it targets 100 million wireless subscribers to the service by mid-2016 as it …

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Comtech to Buy TeleCommunication Systems for $431M in US Govt Contract, Public Safety Expansion Push

Melville, New York-based Comtech Communications (Nasdaq: CMTL) has agreed to purchase Telecommunication Systems (Nasdaq: TSYS) for approximately $430.8 million cash in a deal aimed to create a company with a balanced footprint in both the U.S. government contracting and public safety markets. Comtech said Monday it expects to close the transaction by the end …

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TCS Gets 16 New Patents for Public Safety, Messaging, Location Tech

TYSONS CORNER, VA, October 30,  2015 — TeleCommunication Systems (Nasdaq: TSYS) has acquired 16 new patents for its public safety,  messaging, mapping and location technologies and services, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. TCS said Wednesday the newly issued patents from the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office bring its portfolio to 439 total patents. About Executive Mosaic: Founded …

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TCS to Help Sustain Army’s Satellite Transportable Terminals

TeleCommunication Systems (Nasdaq: TSYS) has been awarded a potential three-year, $91 million delivery order to sustain very small aperture terminals for the U.S. Army‘s satellite-based communication activities. The Army asked the company to perform sustainment work on AN/TSC-198A Secret Internet Protocol Router and Non-classified Internet Protocol Router Access Point VSATs, …

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TCS Lands $223M US Army Micro Satellite Contract; Michael Bristol Comments

TeleCommunication Systems (Nasdaq: TSYS) has been awarded a $223.4 million contract to produce micro satellite very small aperture terminals for the U.S. Army. TCS said Wednesday will acquire MicroVSAT .65M and .95M terminals and 1.3M Flyaway VSAT terminals from Thales’ Tampa Microwave subsidiary and purchase baseband networking equipment from Klas Telecom. “With the continuing strong demand …

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Drew Morin: TCS Committed to Training Cybersecurity First Responders as ISACA Partner

TYSONS CORNER, VA September 29, 2015 — ExecutiveBiz reported Monday on TeleCommunication Systems (Nasdaq: TSYS) being granted ISACA authority to provide certification training for cybersecurity professionals using the company’s proprietary Art of Exploitation program. AoE training for Cybersecurity Nexus certification will provide knowledge, skills and performance-based testing both online and on site, TCS …

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