|TeleCommunication Systems Makes O3b Network Satellite Products and Services Available to Government Agencies through GSA Schedule 70|
ANNAPOLIS, Md., Feb. 23, 2015 – TeleCommunication Systems, Inc. (TCS) (NASDAQ: TSYS), a world leader in highly reliable and secure wireless communication technology, today announced that TCS has been awarded approval by the U.S General Services Administration (GSA) to add O3b Networks satellite products and services to TCS’ IT Schedule 70 contract. The GSA IT Schedule 70 is the largest, most widely used acquisition vehicle in the federal government, providing direct access to products, services and solutions to federal, state and local government agencies.
TCS became an O3b Networks channel partner in 2014, providing O3b’s high-performance, next-generation satellite products and services to U.S. government and commercial customers.
O3b EVP Government Solutions, “D” D’Ambrosio said:
TCS Government Solutions Group President, Mike Bristol said:
TCS’ Government Solutions Group has more than 27-years of track record as a proven, trusted provider of communication technology solutions to the government’s toughest technical challenges, under conditions that demand the highest level of reliability, availability and security. TCS solutions enable rapid deployment of fixed and transportable communications using wireless, satellite, and terrestrial networks. TCS satellite communications products provide highly reliable connectivity that empowers critical personnel with seamless, highly secure, interoperable communications. Learn more at TCS Deployable Communications.
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