[Satellite TODAY 10-05-09] Comtech EF Data Corp
. received a $1.1 million equipment order from the U.S. government to support the government's satellite-based communications infrastructure, the company announced Oct. 1.
The order includes Comtech EF Data's MIL-STD-188-165A-compliant SLM-5650A satellite modems and redundancy switches.
The SLM-5650A features performance and bandwidth savings technologies, including forward error correction and modulation capabilities, DoubleTalk Carrier-in-Carrier bandwidth compression, and integration with Comtech's automated network and capacity management, Vipersat Management System.Related Stories-Comtech Receives $7.3 Million Blue Force Tracking Order Satellite Today September 30, 2009[Satellite TODAY 09-30-09] Comtech Mobile Datacom received $7.3 million in Blue Force Tracking orders from the U.S. Army, the company announced Sept. 29. Comtech DVB-S2 Selected for 2010 World Cup Digital Broadcasting Satellite Today September 3, 2009[Satellite TODAY 09-03-09] Comtech EF Data s DVB-S2 CDM-710 broadcast satellite modems were selected as part of the digital broadcast infrastructure for the 2010 FIFA World Cup in South Africa by Sentech, a communication solutions and service...
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