Telos is "In The Army Now"

Mike McEnaney

Security solutions provider Telos Corp. has announced it is one of the awardees of the U.S. Army’s $5 billion IT Enterprise Services-3 Hardware (ITES-3H) contract vehicle. 

The firm fixed-price Indefinite Delivery Indefinite Quantity (IDIQ) contract includes options for commercial hardware, software and related incidental services at the enterprise level. Telos is among 17 vendors to be awarded this contract, and the Army selected from a pool of 50 bids.

The ITES-3H contract is designed to support the Army’s enterprise infrastructure and infostructure goals with a full range of innovative, world-class information technology equipment and solutions that integrate with and enhance Army Net-operations/Net-centric capabilities, while complying with existing DOD and Army standardization, security, and interoperability policies.

“Telos has a long, rich history of providing world-class solutions to the Department of Defense and its organizations,” said Ed Williams, chief operating officer for Telos. “We are confident our secure mobility solutions will greatly enhance Army operations and capabilities at the strategic and tactical levels.”

Telos provides secure mobility services and solutions throughout the Department of Defense that enable security, flexibility and capacity to work from anywhere, anytime. With secure mobility technology, users in remote, mobile and hard-to-wire locations can access databases, information and applications just as if they were connected to the wired enterprise LAN. Telos offerings available under the contract include:

Secure Cloud Mobility: Telos Ghost offers a robust, scalable mobile communications network that provides private, shared or hybrid cloud-based mobile access. The unique architecture and capabilities of the Telos Ghost Network provide high levels of security through encryption and proprietary-based mesh algorithms for IP-hopping among cloud transit nodes.

Secure Enterprise Mobility: Telos Campus Wi-Fi Solutions consist of the key capabilities organizations need to support their mobility requirements, resulting in a wireless LAN (WLAN) system that provides exceptional coverage, capacity and reliability. Telos offerings integrate WLAN and Mobile Device Management platforms for an end-to-end secure mobile enterprise and support CSfC Trusted Integrators in the design, development and implementation of Commercial Solutions for Classified networks.

• Secure Deployed Mobility: Telos Deploy Anywhere Wireless Node provides a small, durable enclosed mesh wireless node to extend current WLAN networks and establish remote connectivity using WiFi and LTE.