Technical Communities and Harris Corporation Sign Government Services Agreement

Offering government users greater access and savings on communications and information technology

SAN BRUNO, CA, SEPTEMBER 27, 2012 —Technical Communities, Inc., the company that technical organizations rely on for proven government contracting, marketing and sales solutions, today announced a new government services agreement with Harris Corporation (NYSE:HRS), an international communications and information technology company.

The agreement authorizes Technical Communities to offer Harris’ Reconn™, the mobile SATCOM toolkit, at GSA Schedule pricing under contract GS24F0066M. Reconn locates, acquires and sustains SATCOM links. It integrates all the tools and capabilities required by SATCOM operators – spectrum analyzer, power meter, LNB tester, and multimeter – using a single handheld device. The 10-pound toolkit is ideal for conducting missions in remote and terrain-challenged environments.

“Technical Communities is excited to offer the federal government a new mobile SATCOM toolkit,” said Peter Ostrow, President and CEO of Technical Communities. “With Technical Communities’ expertise in the federal market, we are excited to help Harris achieve greater reach into government purchasing organizations.”

Harris Corporation products are under General Services Administration (GSA) Multiple Award Schedules (MAS) managed by Technical Communities, which will provide content, transaction, marketing, sales support, and reporting services around them. Technical Communities also will provide presentation and order processing through the GSA’s e-commerce web site,, and the company’s online marketplaces, and