Globecomm Systems Inc. (NASDAQ: GCOM)
, a leading communications solutions provider, announced today that the Company has been awarded a contract from a US Government prime contractor for its Auto Explorer
products valued at $1.2 million.
Under the terms set forth in the contract, Globecomm will supply 1.2 meter
Lightweight Transport (LT) Terminals in a dual band (Ku and X) configuration with Life Cycle Support elements. The LT X-band solution is certified for use on the WGS military satellite constellation with multiple modem technologies. Deliveries will ship within the next 3 months.
Michael Plourde, Vice President Government Programs for Globecomm, said: "This order from an existing client continues to validate customer allegiance with our family of Auto Explorer
products. Our continuing roadmap developments to enhance product flexibility in terms of performance capabilities, modem technologies, frequency utilization, and transportability-tailored packaging were the deciding factors in our selection."
About Globecomm Systems
Globecomm Systems Inc., (“we”, “our”, “us” or “Globecomm”), is a leading global communications solutions provider. Employing our expertise in emerging communication technologies, including satellite and other transport mediums, 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 focus this value proposition to selective vertical markets, including government, wireless, media, enterprise, and maritime. As a communications solutions 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.