Mission and Values
Mission: Creating Secure Networks through Communications and
LGS Innovations’ mission is to be the undisputed leader and trusted expert in creating and delivering secure, innovative communications and networking technology to the U.S. Federal Government. By providing innovative communications research, products and services, we help our customers address their innovative communications challenges and meet their mission requirements.
We leverage the world-class innovative communications technology and telecommunications industry research of Bell Labs and the worldwide leadership of Alcatel-Lucent. Our parent company is the trusted transformation partner of service providers, enterprises and strategic industries, such as defense, energy, health care and transportation, and governments worldwide. This enables LGS Innovations to provide innovative communications and networking technology that incorporate best-of-breed commercial and custom solutions to improve efficiencies of service, reduce costs and provide an information advantage to the U.S. Federal Government.
A worldwide network integrator, LGS Innovations continues to earn the trust of the U.S. Federal Government to research, develop and deploy robust, agile communications and network technology and solutions that drive optimal performance and support U.S. missions around the world, today and in the future.
Our Values: Earning Trust with the U.S. Federal Government through Secure and Innovative Communications
- Serving the U.S. Federal Government. We are committed to helping Federal Civilian Agencies, DoD / Defense Agencies, and members of the Advanced Programs community achieve mission success in all their ventures around the world, from defending the homeland to increasing and improving services to the citizen.
- Trust: In everything we do, we strive to earn the trust of the U.S. Federal Government. We work with integrity, speed and dedication to satisfy our customers in every engagement.
- Innovation: We are intuitive, curious, inventive, practical and bold, which allows us to create new ideas for overcoming our customers’ networking challenges. We encourage new, innovative communications ideas from anywhere throughout our global operations.
- Teamwork: Success requires teamwork. We strive to build strong teams, both internally and with our customers. Working collaboratively, we respect the contributions of each person to the team’s success.
- Respect: We are a company comprised of many cultures. We respect and embrace people and perspectives from all over the world.
- Accountability: We do what we say we will do. We own a collective responsibility toward customers, colleagues, communities and shareholders to conduct ourselves ethically in every situation.
We are dedicated to acting in a socially responsible manner through our interactions with all stakeholders: employees, parent company, customers, suppliers, investors, NGOs and local communities.
Our heritage includes a long history of engagement in corporate social responsibility; these achievements have been recognized by the most prestigious sustainability indexes including the Carbon Disclosure Leadership Index (CDLI), FTSE4Good index, and the Human Rights Campaign’s Corporate Equality Index. LGS Innovations continues this tradition with our dedication to ethics and compliance, environmental awareness and community involvement.
- Ethics and Compliance: We insist that employees and business partners act with integrity and respect the law and industry regulations wherever they do business. With an emphasis on ensuring ethical business practices and a regularly updated Code of Conduct, we strictly enforce our policies. Similarly, we require our suppliers to demonstrate a genuine commitment to corporate social responsibility.
- Environmental Awareness: Working with Bell Labs, we are committed to reducing power consumption and the ecological footprint of innovative communications equipment. Bell Labs is a founding member of Green Touch, a global consortium dedicated to increasing communication component network energy efficiency by a factor of 1,000 from current levels. At LGS Innovations, “being green” is an integral part of our products, solutions and culture. We recognize that the battle against climate change is not just part of our commitment to act as a socially responsible corporation. Our success depends on our ability to reduce emissions of greenhouse gases – our own, the industry's and that of other economic sectors. To that end, our Energy Efficiency solution area includes offerings that support our customers’ sustainability initiatives.
- Community Involvement: LGS Innovations is more than just a company; we are members of the communities in which we conduct our work. Therefore, we are committed to being active, engaged participants in society. We work with organizations such as the Armed Forces Communications and Electronics Association (AFCEA) in activities ranging from granting scholarships to purchase school supplies in Guam to greeting troops returning to U.S. soil. Whether sponsoring a high school robotics club or playing golf to raise money for the Wounded Warriors Project, LGS Innovations employees recognize the importance of helping others.
To learn more about how we apply our mission, values and corporate social responsibility to help the U.S. Federal Government achieve mission success, please contact us.
LGS Corporate Headquarters
13665 Dulles Technology Drive
Herndon, VA 20171
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