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TCS takes DOD personnel to school for cybersecurity training
Washington Technology – December 10, 2010
TCS has won a five-year Department of Defense contract worth approximately $49 million for computer training assistance. Under the terms of the award, TCS will provide the DOD’s military and civilian personnel with on-site computer network operations training in support of the government’s cybersecurity workforce development efforts. Read whole story…

 

Interview: TCS Workforce Locator
Directions Magazine – November 30, 2010
TCS has created an LBS solution for the mobile field-service-management professional. The company’s Workforce Locator gives organizations the ability to locate field workers in real time, communicate with them via text messaging, and direct the workforce. Editor in Chief Joe Francica reviewed the specifics of the solution with Drew Morin, TCS' senior vice president and chief technology officer. Read whole story…

 

TeleCommunication Systems Receives $12.3 Million in Funding From U.S. Army for SNAP Deployable Satellite Systems Equipment and Maintenance
MIL-TECH - October 2010
This award constitutes an extension option of TCS’ existing SNAP contract issued by the U.S. Army’s Communications-Electronics Life Cycle Management Command. Read whole story…

 

U.S. Army Increases TCS SwiftLink® Funding by $12.3 Million
Satellite Today - October 2010
The TCS SwiftLink® VSAT systems used to fulfill SNAP program requirements provide multimedia communications capabilities and convey encrypted voice, video, and data. Read whole story…  

 

Kicking a Radio's Tires
Special Operations Technology - July 2010
Jim Sprungle, TCS' vice president of government programs, contrasts the requirements for military and commercial ruggedization and discusses how TCS accounts for these factors in its in-house testing environment. Read whole story…  

 

Troposcatter Bounces Back
Military Information Technology - July 2010
New investments in TCS' Tactical Transportable Tropo (3T), the latest addition to the TCS line of deployable communications equipment, provide the U.S. military a toolkit of communication capabilities for small, highly equipped units to operate in very remote locations. Read whole story…  

 

SwiftLink - Bringing Broadband to the Battlefield
MilsatMagazine - July 2010
Michael Bristol, senior vice president and general manager of TCS’ Government Solutions Group, provides commentary on how superior satellite communications seamlessly tied to the Internet are vital to sustaining a military force and winning on the modern battlefield. Read whole story…  

 

Information Security Specialists Learn to Handle Hackers
SIGNAL Connections, Maryann Lawlor - June 15, 2010
When the school bells ring for the first time this fall, one of them will be calling students--especially government employees--to explore cyber operations from a whole new vantage point. A brainchild of industry, the Art of Exploitation (AoE) University will feature a curriculum rich with hands-on computer penetration training, red teaming, vulnerability analysis, exploitation, and forensic analysis. Read whole story…

 

TeleCommunication Systems a Success in NENA's NG9-1-1 Interop Tests
9-1-1 Magazine - June 7, 2010
TeleCommunication Systems successfully completed the Next-Generation 9-1-1 Interoperability Tests at the second National Emergency Number Association (NENA) industry collaboration event held at the AT&T Center for Learning in Irving, TX. TCS’ technical innovations are facilitating the public safety community’s migration from current 9-1-1 systems to systems that accept incoming emergency requests from both IP and PSTN-based end users and to deliver the voice calls, text, files, video, and data to the correct public safety answering points. Read whole story… 

 

Soldiers Need Better Communications Training
Defense Systems - May 25, 2010
Roger Seaton, vice president of TCS’ Integrated Logistics Support Services, writes about how smaller class-sizes and small-unit exercises can ensure mission success during the U.S. military’s satellite communication equipment training sessions. Read whole story…

 

Industry Interview with Michael Bristol, Senior Vice President of Government Solutions Group, TeleCommunication Systems, Inc.
Military Information Technology - May 2010
In an interview with Military Information Technology, Mike Bristol, Senior Vice President of TCS’ Government Solutions Group, answers questions about the types of products and services TCS offers to the military; the programs TCS is currently cooperating with the military on; products and services TCS is developing for military and government clients; and what sets TCS apart from the rest of the industry. Read whole story...

 

TCS... Of Remote Interest...
SatNews - May 10, 2010
TeleCommunication Systems, Inc. (TCS) (NASDAQ: TSYS) has been awarded a re-compete contract valued at approximately $1.8 million to continue providing managed bandwidth services for fixed satellite terminal sites supporting U.S. government personnel in forward operating areas in Southwest Asia, including Iraq. Read whole story...

 

TCS Launches SwiftLink Tactical Transportable Tropo System
Satellite Spotlight (TMCnet) - April 21, 2010
TeleCommunication Systems, Inc., or "TCS," a company specializing in mobile communication technology, in collaboration with Comtech Systems (News - Alert) Inc., a developer of troposcatter communications technology and a subsidiary of Comtech Telecommunications Corporation, has launched the SwiftLink Tactical Transportable Tropo or 3T system, a small and lightweight Troposcatter solution with Tropo technology. Read whole story...

 

Cricket Customers Get Turn-by-Turn 
WirelessWeek - April 20, 2010
Prepaid carrier Cricket Communications announced the availability of Cricket Navigator, a new voice-guided turn-by-turn navigation solution that will be exclusive to Cricket customers. Read whole story...

 

Cricket Adds Premium Turn-by-turn Navigator Service
FierceMobileContent - April 20, 2010
Leap Wireless' prepaid Cricket Communications subsidiary announced the launch of Cricket Navigator, a premium turn-by-turn navigation solution powered by TeleCommunication Systems, the firm behind Verizon Wireless' VZ Navigator service. Read whole story...

 

U.S. Army Funds $7.1 Million for SNAP Deployable Satellite Systems Maintenance
Military & Aerospace Electronics - April 19, 2010
TeleCommunication Systems Inc. (TCS), a provider of high availability and secure mobile communication technology, won an additional $7.1 million in funding from the U.S. Army for the maintenance of Secret Internet Protocol Router (SIPR) and Non-secure Internet Protocol Router (NIPR) Access Point (SNAP) Very Small Aperture Terminal (VSAT) Satellite Systems deployed outside the United States. Read whole story...

 

TeleCommunication Systems, Inc. Awarded New U.S. Patent
TMCnet - April 19, 2010
TeleCommunication Systems, Inc. “TCS,” an Annapolis, Md.-based provider of secure mobile communication technology, announced that it has been awarded a United States Patent No. 7,693,981 entitled, “System and Method to Publish Information from Servers to Remote Monitor Devices.” Read whole story...

 

How to Succeed in Government Business by Really Trying Hard
Washington Technology - April 14, 2010
TeleCommunication Systems Inc., founded in 1987 as a small wireless systems provider, could be a role model for how to succeed in government business by really trying. Read whole story... 

 

TCS... SNAP To It
SatNews - April 11, 2010
TeleCommunication Systems, Inc. (TCS) (NASDAQ: TSYS) has received an additional $7.1 million in funding from the U.S. Army for the maintenance of Secret Internet Protocol Router (SIPR) and Non-secure Internet Protocol Router (NIPR) Access Point (SNAP) Very Small Aperture Terminal (VSAT) Satellite Systems deployed outside the United States. Read whole story...

 

TeleCommunication Systems Announces New US Patent
TradingMarkets.com - March 31, 2010
According to the company, the patent, entitled 'System and Method for Re-Directing Requests from Browsers for Communication Over Non-IP Based Networks,' describes a system for communicating messages in a client-server environment over multiple wireless networks through the use of a protocol gateway that encapsulates the underlying protocol of any wireless network. Read whole story...

 

TeleCommunication Systems Powers Navigation Solution from 3Sweden
Satellite Spotlight (TMCnet) - March 26, 2010
Mobile communication technology provider TeleCommunication Systems (News - Alert), Inc. has announced that it is going to power the 3Navigator solution from 3Sweden. Read whole story...

 

3Sweden Selects TCS for SatNav
GPS Business News - March 23, 2010
TeleCommunication Systems, Inc. (TCS) today announced that they will be powering 3Navigator, the turn-by-turn navigation system by 3 Sweden. Read whole story...

 

Frost & Sullivan Awards TeleCommunication Systems for Location-Based Services
M2M (TMCnet) - March 26, 2010
TeleCommunication Systems (News - Alert), Inc., a provider of high availability and secure mobile communication technologym has announced that Frost & Sullivan (News - Alert) a business research and analysis company has selected its portfolio of location-based services for a “Product Line Strategy Award.” Read whole story...

 

Mobile LBS Blowing Up but Monetization Is a Challenge: CTIA Panel 
Mobile Commerce Daily - March 25, 2010
TCS Senior Vice President Doug Antone joins other industry experts in a discussion of what types of location-enabled applications and content are being monetized - what the industry challenges are, and what may be in store for the future. Read whole story...

 

Global LBS Platforms Revenue to Reach Saturation by 2015
TheWhereBusiness.com - March 18, 2010
TCS has been particularly successful in the US with a large number of deployments with smaller carriers, earning it second place in terms of deployments market share, after market leader Ericsson. Read whole story...

 

TeleCommunication Systems Supports 'Next Generation 911 Preservation Act Of 2010'
TMCnet - March 17, 2010
TeleCommunication Systems (News - Alert), Inc., a provider of high-availability and secure-mobile communication technology, has announced plans to offer support for the recent introduction of the Next Generation 9-1-1 Preservation Act of 2010. Read whole story...

 

TeleCommunication Systems Awarded $7 Million Managed Bandwidth Services and Terminal Maintenance Order to Support U.S. Operations 
dcTechSource - March 15, 2010
TCS Continues to Expand Government Footprint in Southwest Asia by Supplying Innovative Satellite Solutions to Support Mission-Critical Operations. Read whole story...

 

TCS Releases New SwiftLink IP Integrator 
Satellite Today - February 26, 2010
TeleCommunication Systems (TCS) has introduced its SwiftLink 2810 executive communications rucksack package product. Read whole story...

 

TeleCommunication Systems Announces Availability of New Lightweight Executive Communications Rucksack Package 
dcTechSource - February 24, 2010
The rugged and reliable Executive Communications Rucksack Package is the latest addition to the TCS SwiftLink ® family of baseband kits that integrate best-in-class IP routers and crypto units with EoIP (Everything-Over-IP) support for converged voice, video and data applications. Read whole story...

 

TeleCommunication Systems And Tele Atlas Sign Global Agreement 
MundoGEO - February 18, 2010
Tele Atlas and TeleCommunication Systems, Inc. announced an expanded agreement through which TCS will have access to Tele Atlas' comprehensive global maps to power its range of wireless offerings. Read whole story...

 

TeleCommunication Systems and Tele Atlas Sign Global Agreement
TMCnet - February 17, 2010
Tele Atlas and TeleCommunication Systems, Inc. “TCS” have expanded agreement through which TCS will have access to Tele Atlas' comprehensive global maps to power its range of wireless offerings. Read whole story...

 

Annapolis Firm, Map Provider Enhance Deal
The Baltimore Sun - February 16, 2010
TeleCommunication Systems Inc., an Annapolis-based mobile communication technology company, said Monday it has expanded its relationship with a global map provider that supplies digital maps that underpin TCS's products. Read whole story...

 

Verizon Wireless introduces VZ Navigator 5.0
FierceMobileContent - February 1, 2010
Powered by mobile communication technology solutions provider TeleCommunication Systems, the latest incarnation of the GPS-enabled service promises an updated, easy-to-use interface, improved functionality for identifying points of interest and the capacity to run multiple VZ Navigator functions simultaneously within a navigation session. Read whole story...

 

CES Back on Track for Many Companies
GPS World - January 13, 2010
TeleCommunication Systems made a big statement in the LBS space by recently buying Networks in Motion. GPS World’s LBS Insider interviews Elliott Hamilton, TCS senior director of strategic planning. Read whole story...

 

 

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