AT&T Gov't Solutions Unit Selected by US Marine Corps for Trusted Handheld Contract
AT&T (NYSE: T) Government Solutions* has been awarded a Trusted Handheld Platform contract by the U.S. Marine Corps to develop and deliver trusted mobile devices.
Under the award, AT&T and its technology providers will develop 450 prototype mobile devices for testing, certification, and implementation by the Department of Defense and other stakeholders. These mobile devices will be able to send and receive highly-secure voice, video, and data across multiple security domains and wireless networks – domestic and international. Initially, the devices will run a modified version of the Android mobile operating system but have the potential to support multiple operating systems and device platforms.
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