Aviat chosen by US federal agencies for microwave solutions

Aviat Networks, Inc. (NASDAQ: AVNW) has been awarded two Indefinite Delivery / Indefinite Quantity (ID/IQ) contracts from separate US federal government agencies with a total value up to USD11 million for microwave products and services, the company said.

These agencies will utilize Aviat´s Eclipse IRU 600 all-indoor, high-power radios operating in the federal 4.7GHz and 7.8GHz bands to support mission critical operations.

Eclipse IRU 600 is a hybrid TDM/IP radio platform allowing the agencies to maintain quality of service for latency and jitter sensitive traffic as they migrate to all-IP networks. Aviat´s radios are “purpose built” for the US Federal market in both CONUS and OCONUS providing full software and hardware redundancy with no single point of failure, third party validated strong security, together with approvals for all licensed NTIA fixed frequency bands and key certifications such as DOD J/F-12, DISA UC-APL and NIST FIPS 140-2 Level 2. In addition to these capabilities, Aviat has the only NTIA certified 4.7GHz all-indoor radio solution.

Aviat Networks, Inc. works to provide dependable products, services and support to our customers. With more than one million systems sold into 170 countries worldwide, communications service providers and private network operators including state/local government, utility, federal government and defense organizations trust Aviat with their critical applications. Aviat Networks is headquartered in Milpitas, California.