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U.S. Army Awards LGS Innovations $4.1 Billion Communications and Transmissions Systems (CTS) Contract

  U.S. Army Awards LGS Innovations $4.1 Billion Communications and
  Transmissions Systems (CTS) Contract

   --Integrated Systems Approach Will Improve Battlefield Communications --

Business Wire

HERNDON, Va. -- October 24, 2013

LGS Innovations™, an independent subsidiary of Alcatel-Lucent (NYSE and
Euronext Paris: ALU), today announced it has been named one of the winners of
the $4.1 billion Communications and Transmission Systems (CTS) contract.

The Indefinite Delivery/Indefinite Quantity (IDIQ) award has a five-year
period of performance and will connect various communications systems
seamlessly across integrated domains, providing the warfighter with reliable,
instant access to communications worldwide.

Under the terms of the agreement, LGS Innovations will be competing to provide
an extensive range of integrated solutions in support of the Army’s
communications systems. LGS will be offering systems integration, systems
engineering and analysis, operations, maintenance, equipment and system
installation. In addition, LGS Innovations will provide material procurement,
facility and site preparation, outside plant trenching, software support,
program management, logistics, technical field assistance, test and
evaluation, modeling and simulation, information operations and assurance
support, training, and depot support at a local and regional level.

“Regardless of the communication system or network technology, LGS Innovations
has the depth and breadth of expertise necessary to tackle the Army’s most
pressing communication needs,” said Dan Bigbie, Senior VP Business
Development, LGS Innovations. “Our solutions and services will help ensure the
warfighter and defense personnel have unfailing access to voice, data and
video services anywhere the mission takes them.”

LGS brings together a team of 71 partners that collectively represent
leadership and expertise in supporting communications systems technology.

To learn more about acquiring LGS Innovations solutions through the CTS
contract, please visit:
https://www.lgsinnovations.com/contracts/army/us-army-communications-and-transmissions-systems-cts

About LGS Innovations

LGS Innovations™ LLC solves the most complex networking and communications
challenges facing the U.S. Federal Government. Building on its Bell Labs
heritage, LGS Innovations delivers groundbreaking research and advanced
networking and communications solutions that provide an information advantage
and contribute to the mission success of its customers. Solutions include
Infrastructure & Installation; Video Teleconferencing and IPTV Solutions;
Public Safety and Emergency Communications, Tactical Communications;
Wireless/Mobility; 4G/LTE; Cloud Solutions; Enterprise, Optical and Data
Networking; Network Integration; and Research and Development in Advanced
Multimedia/RF, Cybersecurity, sensing technologies, and Photonics.

An independent subsidiary of Alcatel-Lucent dedicated solely to serving the
U.S. Federal Government, LGS Innovations is headquartered in Herndon,
Virginia, with offices in Colorado, Illinois, Maryland, New Jersey, and North
Carolina. To learn more about LGS Innovations, visit
http://www.lgsinnovations.com. LGS Innovations: The Network Experts™.

Contact:

for LGS Innovations
Michael Segner, 703-584-5646
msegner@aboutsage.com
 
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