Profile: Kratos Defense and Security Solutions Inc (KTOS.O)
24 Apr 2017
Kratos Defense & Security Solutions, Inc., incorporated on July 7, 1997, is a technology, intellectual property and proprietary product and solution company focused on the United States and its allies' national security. The Company's segments include Kratos Government Solutions (KGS), Unmanned Systems (US) and Public Safety & Security (PSS). The KGS segment includes the operations of Defense Rocket Support Services (DRSS), Microwave Electronics Division (ME), Technical and Training Solutions (TTS), and Modular Systems (MS), which provide technology-based defense solutions, involving products and services, primarily for the United States National Security priorities, with the focus relating to the nation's Command, Control, Communications, Computing, Combat Systems, Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance requirements. The US segment includes its unmanned aerial, ground, seaborne and command, control and communications system business. The PSS segment provides independent integrated solutions for homeland security, public safety, critical infrastructure, and security and surveillance systems for government and commercial applications.
The Company's areas of focus include unmanned systems; satellite communications and radio frequency detection; electronic warfare, attack, missile and radar systems; intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance; ballistic missile defense; command, control and combat systems; cybersecurity and information assurance, and specialized training systems. The KGS and US segments' customers include national security related agencies, the Department of Defense (DoD), intelligence agencies, classified agencies, international government agencies, and domestic and international commercial customers. The PSS segment designs, engineers, deploys, operates, integrates into command and control infrastructure, and maintains and operates security and surveillance solutions. The PSS segment's customers include those in the critical infrastructure, power generation, power transport, nuclear energy, financial, information technology (IT), healthcare, education, transportation and petro-chemical industries, as well as certain government and military customers.
The Company competes with Northrop Grumman, Lockheed Martin, General Dynamics, Raytheon, BAE Systems, L3, Orbital/ATK, Boeing, AeroVironment, API Technologies, iRobot Corp., AAR Corp., Siemens Building Technology, Johnson Controls and Convergint Technologies.
Kratos Defense and Security Solutions Inc
4820 Eastgate Mall Ste 200
SAN DIEGO CA 92121-1993
Company Web Links
- BRIEF-Kratos awarded subcontract for bandwidth efficient common data link (BE-CDL) test sets
- BRIEF-Kratos Defense and Security Solutions Inc's unit receives an order valued at $22.3 mln
- BRIEF-Kratos Defense & Security Solutions prices offering of common stock
- BRIEF-Kratos wins $18 mln drone system contract
- BRIEF-Kratos posts Q3 adj. earnings per share $0.03