Herndon, Va. — March 18, 2013 — LGS Innovations, a subsidiary of Alcatel-Lucent (NYSE: ALU and Euronext Paris) dedicated to serving the U.S. Federal Government, announced today that its Alcatel-Lucent 7710 and 7750 Service Routers have been certified for the Department of Defense Unified Capabilities (UC) Approved Products List (APL).
The Office of the Secretary of Defense Information Infrastructure (OSD-NII) has mandated that all DoD Program Managers purchase products from the UC APL. This is in accordance with the Department’s Networthiness of Information Technology directive which mandates that defense organizations comply with security, interoperability, supportability, sustainability, and usability regulations, guidelines, and policies. The UC Interoperability and Information Assurance Certification was administered by the DoD Joint Interoperability Test Command (JITC), which validated data analysis, conducted product testing, and evaluated the 7710 SR/7750 SR for conformance and interoperability to UC requirements.
“LGS Innovations recognizes that network interoperability is a critical enabler for converged communications and is central to the Defense Department’s vision of a shared multi-service IP infrastructure,” said LGS Innovations CEO Kevin Kelly. “Meeting the DoD’s unified capabilities certification is a strong validation of Alcatel-Lucent’s capability to comply with the most demanding requirements of network efficiencies, performance and scalability.”
The Alcatel-Lucent’s 7710 and 7750 Service Router (SR) product family is a suite of IP/MPLS multiservice edge routers designed from inception to deliver service aware high-performance, high availability routing. The 5620 SAM enables service aware end-to-end Operations Administration & Management of the 7710 and 7750 enabling administrators to quickly gain efficiencies above industry standards.
About LGS Innovations
LGS InnovationsTM LLC solves the most complex networking and communications challenges facing the U.S. Federal Government. Building on its Bell Labs heritage, LGS Innovations delivers groundbreaking research and advanced networking and communications solutions that provide an information advantage and contribute to the mission success of its customers. Solutions include Infrastructure & Installation; Video Teleconferencing and IPTV Solutions; Public Safety and Emergency Communications, Tactical Communications; Wireless/Mobility; 4G/LTE; Cloud Solutions; Enterprise, Optical and Data Networking; Network Integration; and Research and Development in Advanced Multimedia/RF, Cybersecurity, sensing technologies, and Photonics.
An independent subsidiary of Alcatel-Lucent dedicated solely to serving the U.S. Federal Government, LGS Innovations is headquartered in Herndon, Virginia, with offices in Colorado, Illinois, Maryland, New Jersey, and North Carolina. To learn more about LGS Innovations, visit https://www.lgsinnovations.com. LGS Innovations: The Network ExpertsTM.