Comrod Acquires Front End Strategy AB

2017-06-05
Comrod Acquires Front End Strategy AB – Adds mission planning software and strengthens system architecture capability

Comrod, a leading provider of systems and solutions for tactical communications, has acquired Front End Strategy AB, a software and consulting company based in Linköping, Sweden. The acquisition brings Front End's market leading mission planning software into Comrod's tactical communication portfolio. Furthermore, Comrod gains a strong consulting business with long standing relations in the government and defence market.

Front End Strategy will become a subsidiary of Comrod Mission Systems AB where it will operate the company's consulting business.

"This is the culmination of several years of mutually beneficial cooperation, and looking forward we see a strong customer interest both in our mission planning software as well as in our specialized consulting services", said Tommy Nordqvist, CEO of Comrod Mission Systems. "Existing customers of Front End Strategy will not notice any change beyond being able to benefit from a larger resource pool", he added.

"Our companies' well aligned customer base coupled with our highly complementary skillset allow us to better serve existing customers as well as reaching new ones", said Ole Gunnar Fjelde, CEO of the Comrod group. "Comrod remains committed to providing end users, system providers and integrators with the best available tools for the job and support them in their mission."
 

Custodian TACOMS EA model

2016-11-01
Front End has been given the contract on custodianship for TACOMS EA model until Q1 2018 from NATO Communcation and Information Agency. The EA model describes how the results from the TACOMS project relate to NATO effort within Federated Mission Network.
 

Overall requirements specification

2016-02-14
Front End support the development of general requirements on new ship.

Further development of IT support for meteorologists

2016-04-24

Front End has been entrusted to further develop IT support for meteorological forecasts.

License sales

2016-02-13
Front End delivers licenses to large International actor.

Enterprise Architecture/Business Management System

2016-04-22

Front End has received a new contract on supporting a large organisation in their work on Business Management System.

License sales

2016-02-03
Front End delivers licenses for development and use of Business Management System for a big Swedish organization.

Enterprise Architecture

2016-04-20

Front End has received a contract to support a large Swedish Government Agency with development of a model for their business that is going to be used in their work on more effective business processes and IT.

Further development of Tactical Communications Tool (TCT)

2015-12-10

Front End has recieved a new order for further development of TCT. The agreement is for the period of 2016, with possible prologation to 2020-12-31.

NATO TIDE Sprint

2016-04-15

Front End has participated in NATO TIDE Conference in Krakow, Poland. On this conference we presented the EA model developed to support the TACOMS (Technical Communication between different Technical Infrastructures. Front End also presented their proposal on method for Mission Thread Development. This method is now a building block in NATO development of the “Mission Thread Development Method”.

Development of Business Management System

2015-12-05

Front End has been given the task to support a large government in the effort of developing a Business Management System.

NATO TIDE EA Hackathon

2016-04-15

Front End, together with MooD International has participated in NATO 1st Enterprise Architecture Hackathon, a competition where teams were tasked to develop a proposal on a method for Mission Thread Development.

TACOMS Enterprise Architecture model at SESAM

2015-12-03

Front End presents the Enterprise Architecture Model, developed to support the 10-nations (TACOMS) project focusing on IT-communication at the SESAM seminar. Participants at the seminar were from Swedish Armed Forces, FMV and Industry.

Cooperation Agreement with Thales

2016-02-26

Front End has signed a cooperation agreement with Thales Group International, one of the worlds largest players within Aerospace, Space, Security and Transportation. The agreement last at least 15 years and is a great opportunity for Front End!

Participation at TIDE Sprint

2015-10-20

Front End participates at TIDE Sprint 2015 in West Virigina, USA and presents the Enterprise Architecture Model, developed within the 10-nations project TACOMS, focusing IT Communications.

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Comrod Acquires Front End Strategy AB

2017-06-05
Comrod Acquires Front End Strategy AB – Adds mission planning software and strengthens system architecture capability

Comrod, a leading provider of systems and solutions for tactical communications, has acquired Front End Strategy AB, a software and consulting company based in Linköping, Sweden. The acquisition brings Front End's market leading mission planning software into Comrod's tactical communication portfolio. Furthermore, Comrod gains a strong consulting business with long standing relations in the government and defence market.

Front End Strategy will become a subsidiary of Comrod Mission Systems AB where it will operate the company's consulting business.

"This is the culmination of several years of mutually beneficial cooperation, and looking forward we see a strong customer interest both in our mission planning software as well as in our specialized consulting services", said Tommy Nordqvist, CEO of Comrod Mission Systems. "Existing customers of Front End Strategy will not notice any change beyond being able to benefit from a larger resource pool", he added.

"Our companies' well aligned customer base coupled with our highly complementary skillset allow us to better serve existing customers as well as reaching new ones", said Ole Gunnar Fjelde, CEO of the Comrod group. "Comrod remains committed to providing end users, system providers and integrators with the best available tools for the job and support them in their mission."
 

Custodian TACOMS EA model

2016-11-01
Front End has been given the contract on custodianship for TACOMS EA model until Q1 2018 from NATO Communcation and Information Agency. The EA model describes how the results from the TACOMS project relate to NATO effort within Federated Mission Network.
 

Further development of IT support for meteorologists

2016-04-24

Front End has been entrusted to further develop IT support for meteorological forecasts.