ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND, Md. -- Maj. Gen. Randolph P. Strong, commander, U.S. Army Communications-Electronics Command, welcomed Gary Martin, incoming CECOM deputy to the commanding general, as he arrived at his new assignment with CECOM, Nov. 7, at the C4ISR Center of Excellence.

Mr. Martin joins the CECOM team from U.S. Army Research, Development and Engineering Command, where he served as the RDECOM Executive Deputy to the Commanding General. While there he was responsible for the direction of the Army's intensive research, development and acquisition processes for fielding technologies that sustain America's Army.

Headquartered at Aberdeen Proving Ground, Md., CECOM is the Soldier's one-stop-shop for life-cycle support of the communications-electronics systems and equipment they carry. CECOM conducts training missions; provides field support for equipment and systems modifications and upgrades; and provides logistics expertise to ensure the on-time delivery of equipment, services and capabilities to the Soldier.