This Day On The Street
Continue to site
This account is pending registration confirmation. Please click on the link within the confirmation email previously sent you to complete registration.
Need a new registration confirmation email? Click here

Spacenet® To Launch ECSConnectTM Emergency Communications Solution During IWCE 2013 – Booth #2849

Spacenet Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Gilat Satellite Networks Ltd. (Nasdaq: GILT) and a leading provider of managed network services, is showcasing its full suite of broadband communication network solutions for enterprise, government agencies, public utility and energy sectors at the annual International Wireless Communication Expo (IWCE) held at the Las Vegas Convention Center on March 13-14, 2013.

At this year’s IWCE, Spacenet is announcing an addition to its line of Emergency Communications Services (ECS). Spacenet’s ECS Connect™ makes emergency broadband communication via satellite more affordable by greatly reducing upfront costs. ECS Connect offers advanced, pre-configured flyaway VSAT systems available on a short-term rental basis with weekly unlimited or per GB usage plans. This unique approach requires no capex investment and eliminates the need to purchase and maintain the satellite equipment.

“Even despite having taken the best preparedness initiatives – whether you’re a government agency or a private enterprise – there are times when communications failures will simply be unavoidable and beyond your control,” said Glenn Katz, Spacenet’s CEO. “In today’s network-dependent world, the ability to quickly restore broadband communications is crucial. Our new ECS Connect solution offers affordable emergency broadband communications and eliminates the often cost-prohibitive upfront capital expenditure. And, with the increasingly frequent severe weather events in recent years, this exciting new service ensures continuity of your operational capabilities.”

Also in booth #2849, Spacenet’s executives will be on-hand to discuss Spacenet’s technology-neutral communication solutions that deliver cost-effective connectivity anywhere in North America. Spacenet solutions include vehicle-mounted and fly-away satcomm systems capable of deployment in minutes, fixed-mount satellite systems, as well as a wide range of terrestrial and wireless managed network services. Using solutions including BGAN, VSAT, Cable, Fiber, T1, DSL, 3G/4G or any combination of the above, Spacenet’s managed network services offer built-in redundancy ensuring high availability, rapid deployment and 24 by 7 support by Spacenet’s state-of-the-art Network Operations Centers (NOCs).

For more information on Spacenet’s comprehensive managed network services, visit or call 866.480.2263.

About Spacenet ®

Since 1981, Spacenet Inc. has designed, implemented and managed some of the largest communications networks for US-based business, industrial and government customers. Spacenet has a longstanding tradition of industry leadership and innovation, and today manages communications at more than 160,000 locations for customers including many Fortune 500 companies and major government agencies.

1 of 2

Check Out Our Best Services for Investors

Action Alerts PLUS

Portfolio Manager Jim Cramer and Director of Research Jack Mohr reveal their investment tactics while giving advanced notice before every trade.

Product Features:
  • $2.5+ million portfolio
  • Large-cap and dividend focus
  • Intraday trade alerts from Cramer
Quant Ratings

Access the tool that DOMINATES the Russell 2000 and the S&P 500.

Product Features:
  • Buy, hold, or sell recommendations for over 4,300 stocks
  • Unlimited research reports on your favorite stocks
  • A custom stock screener
Stocks Under $10

David Peltier uncovers low dollar stocks with serious upside potential that are flying under Wall Street's radar.

Product Features:
  • Model portfolio
  • Stocks trading below $10
  • Intraday trade alerts
14-Days Free
Only $9.95
14-Days Free
Dividend Stock Advisor

David Peltier identifies the best of breed dividend stocks that will pay a reliable AND significant income stream.

Product Features:
  • Diversified model portfolio of dividend stocks
  • Updates with exact steps to take - BUY, HOLD, SELL
Trifecta Stocks

Every recommendation goes through 3 layers of intense scrutiny—quantitative, fundamental and technical analysis—to maximize profit potential and minimize risk.

Product Features:
  • Model Portfolio
  • Intra Day Trade alerts
  • Access to Quant Ratings
Real Money

More than 30 investing pros with skin in the game give you actionable insight and investment ideas.

Product Features:
  • Access to Jim Cramer's daily blog
  • Intraday commentary and news
  • Real-time trading forums
Only $49.95
14-Days Free
14-Days Free


Chart of I:DJI
DOW 16,776.43 +304.06 1.85%
S&P 500 1,987.05 +35.69 1.83%
NASDAQ 4,781.2640 +73.4890 1.56%

Free Reports

Top Rated Stocks Top Rated Funds Top Rated ETFs