Globecomm Systems Inc. (NASDAQ: GCOM)
, a leading global provider of communications solutions and services, announced today the integration of its European-based subsidiaries C2C and Mach6 into Globecomm Europe, effective September 1, 2012.
The combined entity, headquartered in The Netherlands, will continue to build upon and leverage the strengths of the Globecomm brand and its former subsidiaries while further enhancing the company’s global presence.
Both C2C and Mach6 were acquired by Globecomm within the last few years and have strategically continued their European regional leadership in the managed satellite communications solutions space. Globecomm Europe enhances the continuity of the Globecomm global network, which, combined with the company’s operations in South Africa, furthers its international reach.
David Hershberg Chief Executive Officer and Chairman of Globecomm Systems Inc., said: “Globecomm Europe represents the value and history of C2C and Mach6 and the strong, combined identities which are part of an exciting new brand. Along with the recent re-branding of our South African operation as Globecomm Systems SA, we continue to expand the Globecomm brand to accurately reflect our worldwide reach. Our resources are now stronger than ever in Europe, South Africa and around the globe, where Globecomm is privileged to serve thousands of customers in more than 100 countries.”
About Globecomm Systems
Globecomm Systems Inc., or Globecomm, is a leading global provider of satellite-based managed network solutions. Employing our expertise in emerging communication technologies we are able to offer a comprehensive suite of system integration, system products, and network services enabling a complete end-to-end solution for our customers. We believe our integrated approach of in-house design and engineering expertise combined with a world-class global network and our 24 by 7 network operating centers provides us a unique competitive advantage. We are now taking this value proposition to selective vertical markets, including government, wireless, media, enterprise, and maritime. As a network solution provider we leverage our global network to provide customers managed access services to the United States Internet backbone, video content, the public switched telephone network or their corporate headquarters, or government offices. We currently have customers for which we are providing such services in the United States, Europe, South America, Africa, the Middle East, and Asia.