Globecomm Systems Awarded Infrastructure Contract from a Government Agency Valued at $2.1 Million.
HAUPPAUGE, N.Y. -- Globecomm Systems Inc. (NASDAQ: GCOM), a leading global provider of satellite-based communications infrastructure solutions and services, announced today that the Company has received an infrastructure contract from a Government agency valued at $2.1 million.
The contract scope includes a complete RF electronics upgrade to an existing 11 meter X band terminal system. The antenna drive and control system will be completely replaced with latest technology. Globecomm's AxxSys Orion M&C software will control all upgraded subsystems and allow remote monitoring and control from distant operational centers. Globecomm anticipates the completion of this contract in the Company's fiscal year 2011 first quarter ending September 30, 2010.
Mike Plourde, Vice President Government Programs, said: "We have established a pre-engineered X band entry terminal RF suite with several options that allow government users to customize their solution around their unique mission. This award is another example of how our customers trust Globecomm's expertise in designing X band terminals to meet stringent military performance specifications."
About Globecomm Systems
Globecomm Systems Inc. provides end-to-end value-added satellite-based communication products, services and solutions by leveraging its core satellite ground segment systems and network capabilities, with its satellite communication services capabilities. The products and services Globecomm offers include pre-engineered systems, systems design and integration services, managed network services and life cycle support services. Globecomm's customers include communications service providers, commercial enterprises, broadcast and other media and content providers and government and government-related entities.
Based in Hauppauge, New York, Globecomm Systems also maintains offices in Washington, DC, Maryland, New Jersey, the Netherlands, Hong Kong, Germany, Singapore, the United Arab Emirates and Afghanistan.
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