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Globecomm Awarded Order for WGS Certified Tri-band Satellite Terminals

Companies mentioned in this article: Globecomm

HAUPPAUGE, N.Y. -- (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Globecomm, a leading global provider of communications solutions and services, announced today that the Company has been awarded an order for its WGS Certified Auto Explorer Lightweight Transport (LT) terminals. The Auto Explorer LT 1.2-Meter X-Band and 1.0-Meter Ka-Band configurations are both qualified to operate over the Wideband Global SATCOM (WGS) constellation.

The order includes the baseline terminal with three RF kits, including Ku-band, X-band and Ka-band. The LT tri-band version allows the user to operate on both commercial and military satellites. Many government users have traditionally only leveraged commercial SATCOM. With access to WGS capacity, government users now require remote terminals to leverage the military X and Ka-bands as well. This award represents the first Auto Explorer LT Ka-band order since announcing its certification earlier this year.

Auto Explorer transportable satellite terminals are lightweight, high-performance, two-way communication systems designed for military units and government agencies. They seamlessly extend user networks to remote edge locations to enable secure voice, data and video communications.

About Globecomm

Globecomm Systems Inc. is a leading global communications solutions provider. Employing its expertise in emerging communication technologies, including satellite and other transport mediums, Globecomm is able to offer a comprehensive suite of system integration, system products, and network services enabling a complete end-to-end solution for our customers. Globecomm believes that its integrated approach of in-house design and engineering expertise combined with a world-class global network and its 24 by 7 network operating centers provides it a unique competitive advantage. Globecomm focuses this value proposition in selective vertical markets, including government, wireless, media, enterprise and maritime.

As a communications solutions provider Globecomm leverages its 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. Globecomm currently has customers for which it is providing these solutions in the United States, Europe, South America, Africa, the Middle East and Asia.

Based in Hauppauge, New York, Globecomm also maintains offices in Maryland, New Jersey, Virginia, the Netherlands, South Africa, Germany, Singapore, the United Arab Emirates and Afghanistan. For more information, please visit www.globecomm.com.


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