Harris Corp.’s RF Communications division in Rochester has received $42 million in orders from an international customer for a tactical information system that connects commanders with armed forces.
The undisclosed nation is acquiring the Harris Integrated Tactical Area Communications System, which provides fully integrated Internet protocol-based voice, data and video services across the battlefield.
“The system effectively creates a mobile tactical Internet designed to meet mission-critical requirements in harsh and rugged tactical environments, providing unprecedented situational awareness, adaptability and maneuverability to commanders and their troops,” said Brendan O’Connell, president of international business at RF Communications.
(c) 2013 Rochester Business Journal. To obtain permission to reprint this article, call 585-546-8303 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.