TeleCommunication Systems, Inc. (TCS) (NASDAQ: TSYS) is a world leader in highly reliable and secure mobile communication technology. TCS infrastructure forms the foundation for market leading solutions in E9-1-1, text messaging, commercial location and deployable wireless communications. TCS is at the forefront of new mobile cloud computing services providing wireless applications for navigation, hyper-local search, asset tracking, social applications and telematics. Millions of consumers around the world use TCS wireless apps as a fundamental part of their daily lives. Government agencies utilize TCS' cyber security expertise, professional services, and highly secure deployable satellite solutions for mission-critical communications. Headquartered in Annapolis, MD, TCS maintains technical, service and sales offices around the world.
TCS Facts at a Glance
Founded in 1987, TCS went public in 2000 and currently trades on the NASDAQ Global Select Market (NASDAQ: TSYS).
Approximately 1400 employees, with headquarters in Annapolis, MD, and maintains technical, service and sales offices around the world.
TCS’s technology addresses high-growth, solid-margin markets for wireless applications, secure satellite communications and cyber security.
14 years of consecutive annual revenue growth to $487 million, driving record gross profit of $160 million in 2012.
Holds more than 250 patents in the U.S. and abroad, with more than 350 patents pending.
Pioneered wireless location platform technology and E9-1-1 call routing. Today, TCS location technology is used in 13 countries and supported by more than 50 network operators.
One of 6 prime vendors awarded Army Worldwide Satellite Systems (WWSS) $5 billion IDIQ contract.