Satellite Technology

powered by google

Satellite Spotlight:  

Satellite Technology RSS Feed

Satellite Technology Feature Article

November 15, 2012

CACI International Signs Contract with U.S. Army

By Rahul Arora, TMCnet Contributor

CACI International, Inc. recently announced that the U.S. Army has selected the company as one of several prime contractors to develop, field and sustain turnkey telecommunications solutions on the Global Tactical Advanced Communications Systems (News - Alert) (GTACS) contract.

CACI International will use this five-year indefinite delivery/indefinite quantity contract to supply various telecommunications needs within the United States and overseas.

CACI provides the technical and analytical expertise, mission understanding, information technology, network solutions and experienced program personnel to help our defense customers prevail in this new era of national security. CACI maintains the TROJAN satellite communications systems, the Army intelligence community's global network for managing and sharing tactical, operational and strategic intelligence information.

According to John Mengucci, CACI chief operating officer and president of U.S. Operations, “The C4ISR solutions and services CACI will provide for the U.S. Army’s Global Tactical Advanced Communications (News - Alert) Systems program are integral in ensuring our soldiers are equipped with the mission-critical systems and networks necessary to safeguard our nation.”

Said CACI president and chief executive officer, Dan Allen, “CACI continues to align our information solutions and services in markets to meet our government’s highest priorities. This new work in global communications for the U.S. Army positions us for advancing our presence and continued growth in our established C4ISR market area.”

The company recently announced it has been awarded a $53-million follow-on contract to continue providing acquisition and lifecycle support for the Expeditionary Warfare and Maritime Surveillance Program Offices (PMS408 and PMS485) of the Naval Sea Systems Command (NAVSEA). The award, for a six-month base period and two six-month options, demonstrates CACI's capability in the logistics and material readiness market.

With a force of 60,000 civilian, military and contract support personnel, NAVSEA engineers, procures and maintains the Navy's ships and submarines and their combat systems.

Want to learn more about the latest in communications and technology? Then be sure to attend ITEXPO Miami 2013, Jan 29- Feb. 1 in Miami, Florida.  Stay in touch with everything happening at ITEXPO (News - Alert). Follow us on Twitter.

Edited by Braden Becker

blog comments powered by Disqus

FREE Satellite eNewsletter

Subscribe to our free weekly Satellite Spotlight eNewsletter!

Get the latest expert news, reviews & resources. Tailored specifically for Satellite Technology and Communications.

Satellite Technology White Papers

Innovative Features Mean Major Savings for Cellular Operators Using Satellite Backhaul
With the rising cost of satellite bandwidth and the need for more of it to support an ever increasing number of voice, data and now video services, operators must seek ways to reduce both their hardware investment costs and operating expenses, especially when fierce competition forces them to provide these new services without raising their rates.

Satellite Technology Features