California Microwave wins $9 million order for message processing systems.REDWOOD CITY Redwood City, city (1990 pop. 66,072), seat of San Mateo co., W Calif., on San Francisco Bay; inc. 1868. Manufactures include commmunications, electrical, electronic, and medical equipment. , Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 16, 1996--California Microwave Inc. (Nasdaq National Market:CMIC CMIC CPU Management Interface Controller
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CMIC Configuration Management Information Center ) announced Thursday that its Government Electronics Division in Woodland Hills, Calif., had received a $9.1 million order from the Department of the Air Force The executive part of the Department of the Air Force at the seat of government and all field headquarters, forces, Reserve Components, installations, activities, and functions under the control or supervision of the Secretary of the Air Force. Also called DAF. See also Military Department. , Sacramento Air Logistics Center, for 24 Stand Alone Message Processing Systems (STAMPS), Fault Assistance Modules, and software support.
Deliveries are scheduled to be completed by September 1997.
Bridging the Gap Between Dissimilar Networks
STAMPS is a modularized mod·u·lar·ized
Having or made up of modules: modularized housing. , expandable system packaged in eight transit cases. The system uses the California Microwave CGS-100 Communications Gateway System for message preparation, receipt, distribution, and message "store and forward" functions. It bridges the gap between dissimilar networks and provides the mechanism for transferring time sensitive information between these networks.
Communication systems based on the CGS-100 are employed around the globe providing deployed units with vital connections to their headquarters and to other units. With over $40 million in orders for CGS-100 related work already booked, California Microwave believes it is the pre-eminent pre·em·i·nent or pre-em·i·nent
Superior to or notable above all others; outstanding. See Synonyms at dominant, noted.
[Middle English, from Latin prae supplier of modem message processing equipment to the U.S. government.
California Microwave Inc. is a leader in wireless communications wireless communications
System using radio-frequency, infrared, microwave, or other types of electromagnetic or acoustic waves in place of wires, cables, or fibre optics to transmit signals or data. . It is the number one U.S. supplier of microwave radios and telecommunications satellite earth stations used in wireless communications. The company operates facilities in seven states and sells into more than 110 countries. Its strategy calls for significant expansion in the wireless area.
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