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Mercury Systems Awarded Outstanding Score in Military & Aerospace Electronics 2016 Innovators Awards Program

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CHELMSFORD, Mass. - Nov. 15, 2016 - Mercury Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: MRCY,, announced today that its Ensemble® LDS6526 server blade received a silver award by the judges of the annual Military & Aerospace Electronics Innovators Awards program. This program recognizes the most innovative solutions in military and aerospace technology products and systems, as judged by a panel of senior third-party expert professionals. 

“We’re honored that our innovative LDS6526 server blade was recognized by the Military & Aerospace Electronics Innovators Awards program,” said Shaun McQuaid, Mercury’s Director of Product Management. “LDS6526 blades are powerful, signal ingestion engines that are ideally suited to streaming low-latency signal processing applications including next-generation radar, complex image intelligence (IMINT), multi-functional sensor chain and advanced situational awareness applications.”

The Ensemble LDS6256 is a rugged OpenVPX processing blade that seamlessly integrates the Intel® Xeon® processor D system-on-a-chip (SoC) product family, the versatility of software-defined off-load processing, double-bandwidth sensor I/O capability and built-in private and personalized security features into a powerful 6U form factor blade for streaming signal processing applications.

Alan Bergstein, publisher of Military & Aerospace Electronics, said “This prestigious program allows Military & Aerospace Electronics to celebrate and recognize the most innovative products and services in the military electronics industry. Our 2016 Honorees are an outstanding example of companies who are making an impact.”

The 2016 Military & Aerospace Electronics Innovators Awards Honorees are featured in the November issue of Military & Aerospace Electronics magazine as well as on

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Mercury Systems (NASDAQ:MRCY) is a leading commercial provider of secure processing subsystems designed and made in the USA. Optimized for customer and mission success, Mercury’s solutions power a wide variety of critical defense and intelligence programs. Headquartered in Chelmsford, Mass., Mercury is pioneering a next-generation defense electronics business model specifically designed to meet the industry’s current and emerging technology needs. To learn more, visit

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Robert McGrail, Director of Corporate Communications
Mercury Systems, Inc.
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