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  • Executive Profile: Randy Fuerst, Oceus Networks President and CEO - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Executive Profile: Randy Fuerst, Oceus Networks President and CEO

    Randy Fuerst serves as president and chief executive officer of Oceus Networks, where he directs the broadband technology firm’s business and product development, engineering, sales, marketing, professional services and delivery operations. He joined the company in October 2011 as chief operating officer and served in the dual roles of president and COO from January 2013 […] More

  • PMC, Oceus, Fujitsu to Build NJ First Responder Net; Randy Fuerst on Broadband Tech - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    PMC, Oceus, Fujitsu to Build NJ First Responder Net; Randy Fuerst on Broadband Tech

    Oceus Networks, PMC Associates and Fujitsu‘s network communications business have partnered to build New Jersey’s 4G LTE broadband network for first responders – called JerseyNet — to facilitate public safety communications during emergencies, disasters and similar incidents. The companies said Wednesday PMC will provide network integration and support services, Fujitsu will oversee the network’s wireless and wireline backhaul while Oceus will provide its Xiphos […] More

  • Executive Profile: Cal Shintani, Oceus SVP and Chief Growth Officer - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Executive Profile: Cal Shintani, Oceus SVP and Chief Growth Officer

    Cal Shintani serves as senior vice president and chief growth officer at Oceus Networks. Shintani joined Oceus in February 2012 from CACI International, where he served as a senior vice president and operating group manager. The three-decade military and industry veteran has also held business development, capture and operations roles at Gray Hawk Systems, Veridian, BTG and Unisys. His […] More

  • Executive Profile: Alan Stewart, Oceus Networks CFO - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Executive Profile: Alan Stewart, Oceus Networks CFO

    Alan Stewart serves as chief financial officer at Oceus Networks. He joined the Reston, Va.-based company after nine years as CFO and senior vice president of ICF International, which grew its annual revenue six-fold during his tenure there. The 34-year financial and operational veteran led 10 acquisitions during his time at ICF and has completed three initial public offerings, including the […] More

  • Randy Fuerst Named to Federal Computer Week's 2014 Federal 100; Doug Smith Comments - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Randy Fuerst Named to Federal Computer Week’s 2014 Federal 100; Doug Smith Comments

    Randy Fuerst, Oceus Networks Inc. president and chief operating officer, has been named as one of the 100 individuals chosen by Federal Computer Week who “transformed their agency or accelerated their agency’s mission” through information technology. Fuerst was included in the FCW 2014 Federal 100 for his leadership involving the company’s various programs in 2014 […] More

  • Doug Smith, Oceus Networks CEO, on Mobile Device Security and Broadband Tech Advances - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Doug Smith, Oceus Networks CEO, on Mobile Device Security and Broadband Tech Advances

    Doug Smith, CEO of Reston, Va.-based broadband services contractor Oceus Networks, spoke with ExecutiveBiz last year after testifying to House lawmakers next-generation mobile technology in the federal government. He described collaborative efforts with agencies to help them acquire new devices and manage the spectrum needed for the devices. Smith recently caught back up with us to […] More

  • Peter Malone Joins Carlyle Group in Operating Executive Role; Adam Palmer Comments - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Peter Malone Joins Carlyle Group in Operating Executive Role; Adam Palmer Comments

    Peter Malone, formerly a founding partner at CSP Associates, has joined The Carlyle Group as an operating executive for the firm’s global aerospace, defense and government services group. Malone will work with Carlyle professionals to identify acquisition opportunities and advise portfolio company executives on operational, growth and programmatic strategies, Carlyle announced Oct. 10. He joined CSP Associates in […] More

  • Navy Seeks Oceus Broadband Maintenance Services Reseller - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Navy Seeks Oceus Broadband Maintenance Services Reseller

    The U.S. Naval Supply Systems Command has issued a solicitation that seeks to identify potential resellers of Oceus Networks“™ broadband network maintenance for use by the deputy joint environment director within the Joint Staff. NAVSUP“™s Fleet Logistics Center Norfolk contracting department wants to refresh the hardware and software products integrated into JS/J7 DDJE’s joint training […] More

  • Oceus Unveils Mobile Network Mgmt Software Update; Doug Smith Comments - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Oceus Unveils Mobile Network Mgmt Software Update; Doug Smith Comments

    Oceus Networks has updated its network management software portfolio for customers that aim to securely manage wireless infrastructure in remote and hostile areas or emergency response situations. The ONmission software is designed to work on mobile broadband platforms such as the company’s Xiphos 4G LTE system, Oceus said Wednesday. Version 2.0 includes features designed to […] More

  • Oceus 4G System Undergoes High-Altitude Balloon Trial - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Oceus 4G System Undergoes High-Altitude Balloon Trial

    Oceus Networks has tested its 4G communications system on a balloon platform built by Space Data Corp. to determine whether an airborne LTE network can provide coverage to first responders. During the experiment, the balloon containing Oceus’ Xiphos technology soared more than 70,000 feet into the air and transmitted signals within a 100-kilometer radius near […] More

  • Oceus-SafeNet Team to Help DoD Secure 4G Mobile Comm; Todd Moore Comments - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Oceus-SafeNet Team to Help DoD Secure 4G Mobile Comm; Todd Moore Comments

    Oceus Networks and SafeNet have partnered to provide the Defense Department a secure mobile communication network intended for the military’s field operations. SafeNet will combine its mobile security framework with Oceus“™ fourth generation long-term evolution network service under Oceus’ Xiphos brand, the companies said Thursday. The joint system aims to help the department and agency […] More

  • Oceus Updates Xiphos 4G System Design; Doug Smith Comments - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Oceus Updates Xiphos 4G System Design; Doug Smith Comments

    Oceus Networks has updated its Xiphos system, used for communications over 4G LTE, with a new rugged modular hardware design concept. The company said Xiphos has a range of between 5 and 7 miles in a normal tactical environment and up to 62 miles range for airborne deployments with clear line of sight. “Through working […] More

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