ABERDEEN, Md., April 3, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Inmarsat Government, formed with the combined capabilities of Inmarsat's government-focused heritage including Segovia, Inc. and Stratos Government Services, Inc. (SGSI), and the leading provider of secure, global telecommunications to the U.S. government, has announced today that it will host a grand opening of its new office at Aberdeen Proving Ground on April 11th with a BBQ and an all-day live demonstration of its end-to-end converged network.
The U.S. military, federal civilian and industry communities are invited to attend and get to know the people of Inmarsat Government, and its suite of hybrid satellite and terrestrial tactical network solutions. From live satellite networks to operational DRASH shelters featuring global voice, video and data solutions including cell-phone-over-satellite and wireless hotspot capabilities, guests can get hands-on in real time with the latest in net-centric remote communications. The demo will integrate representatives from over 20 leading names as part of the open architecture standards of the Inmarsat Government Network. Guests can register for the event at www.forces-ready.com.
WHO:Inmarsat GovernmentWHAT:BBQ & All-day Live Converged Network Demonstration WHERE: Aberdeen Proving Ground6210 Guardian Gateway, Suite 155 Aberdeen, MD 21055Registration: www.forces-ready.com WHEN: Wednesday, April 11, 2012 9:30AM to 5:30PM EDTBBQ Lunch from 11:30AM to 1:30PM EDT As the operator of one of the largest VSAT networks for the Department of Defense by terminal count, Inmarsat Government has long been a trusted partner of the Defense community. The new office is a key addition to Inmarsat Government headquarters in Herndon, Virginia, and is dedicated to better serve U.S. military organizations in greater Maryland. About InmarsatInmarsat Government is a market leader in delivering end-to-end global telecommunication solutions to the U.S. public sector through an existing world-wide network of integrated and scalable, custom-fit communication hardware and services. Backed by the industry's most skilled and experienced workforce, the company serves U.S. military and civilian organizations operating worldwide and offers a suite of fully-managed, secure, hybrid terrestrial and satellite infrastructure solutions to sustain communications anytime, anywhere. Inmarsat Government is headquartered in Herndon, VA with network assets and operations around the globe. To learn more, please visit www.inmarsatgov.com. Inmarsat plc is the leading provider of global mobile satellite communications services. Since 1979, Inmarsat has been providing reliable voice and high-speed data communications to governments, enterprises and other organizations, with a range of services that can be used on land, at sea or in the air. Inmarsat employs around 1,600 staff in more than 40 locations around the world, with a presence in the major ports and centers of commerce on every continent. Inmarsat is listed on the London Stock Exchange (LSE: ISAT.L). For more information, please visit www.inmarsat.com. MEDIA: Alena Koci, PH: 703-621-0271, Email: firstname.lastname@example.org SOURCE Inmarsat Government