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TMCNet:  LGS Innovations hired to update US Army Facility in Southwest Asia

[February 21, 2013]

LGS Innovations hired to update US Army Facility in Southwest Asia

Feb 21, 2013 (TELECOMWORLDWIRE via COMTEX) -- Alcatel-Lucent (NYSE: ALU) subsidiary LGS Innovations reported it has been awarded a contract worth just over USD49m to upgrade the US Army's Main Communications Facility (MCF) in Southwest Asia.

The MCF, designed as a state-of-the-art commercial communications operations centre, will serve as the central information systems hub for the region.

The MCF will house 9,000 square feet of usable equipment room space and will be capable of multiplexing and de-multiplexing circuits transported over copper, fibre, satellite, or terrestrial Line of Sight (LOS) radios.

LGS InnovationsTM LLC solves the most complex networking and communications challenges facing the US 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.

To learn more about LGS Innovations, visit

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