MCLEAN, Va.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--
Exelis (NYSE: XLS) will display a wide variety of its defense solutions
at the 2013 Association of the United States Army (AUSA) Annual Meeting
and Exposition in Washington, D.C., Oct. 21-23, 2013. The company will
also highlight its strategic growth platforms, including critical
networks, ISR & analytics and electronic warfare.
communication systems, including SideHat,
radios, as well as Global
Network On-The-Move Active Distribution (GNOMAD),an
on-the-move satellite communications system that employs a low-profile
antenna to provide reliable connectivity for a wide range of vehicles,
from standard SUVs to large armored vehicles in the Abrams, Bradley
and Stryker families.
processing, exploitation and dissemination solutions, such as Jagwire™
which helps deliver geospatial intelligence data within seconds, even
to the disadvantaged user in austere environments.
generation night vision goggles, such as the AN/PSQ-20
Spiral Enhanced Night Vision Goggle which provide net-centric
solutions that can gather, transmit and receive imagery and tactical
intelligence between soldiers and commanders, enhancing situational
awareness and decision support.
Soldier System—Voice, video and data integrated into a soldier
system allowing commanders to view what soldiers are seeing, send
instructions like texts, alerts or images all delivered directly to
the goggle’s display in a light and sound secure way. This system
integrates the Exelis iAware Tactical night vision goggle with the
high-data rate SpearNet radio using Jagwire to provide on-demand
access to critical geospatial intelligence data, reducing the time
from collection to decision.
Information Solutions & Cyber capabilities which enhance
national security by providing information-enabled solutions, modeling
and simulation for DOD, intelligence and civil agencies.
Interoperable Communications Solutions—Exelis is a leader in
the design and manufacture of voice over Internet Protocol (IP)
solutions for mission critical applications and leading edge
technology products. We provide defense organizations with the ability
to communicate reliably and securely across the seas or the skies,
reducing the time needed to respond to a threat or receive a critical
provides world class, service, support and logistics to customers
around the globe, deliver affordable solutions in base operations,
vehicle maintenance, and logistics through procurement vehicles like
Army Global Logistics Enterprise (EAGLE). In addition, Exelis is
one of the Army’s largest providers of network and communications
operations and maintenance services.
“We recognize that the current U.S. Department of Defense budget
environment requires innovation and ingenuity on the part of our
customers and we believe we have the right combination of new
technologies and ready-now affordable solutions to help the U.S. Army,
and international militaries, better execute their range of missions,”
said U.S. Army Lt. Gen. (Ret.) Bob Durbin, senior vice president of
strategy and government relations for Exelis.
Some highlighted technologies from the Exelis exhibit at this year’s
AUSA event will include: