Comtech Telecommunications Corp. (NASDAQ: CMTL) has announced that during its third quarter of fiscal 2020, its Tempe, Arizona-based subsidiary, Comtech EF Data Corp., which is part of Comtech´s Commercial Solutions segment, received USD 1.6 million in orders for satellite ground station equipment from the world´s largest Mobile Network Operator (“MNO”) based in China, the company said.
This equipment will be utilized to support the upgrade of its existing mobile backhaul and teleport technologies.
After a competitive Request for Information (“RFI”) process was completed by the MNO, it selected Comtech EF Data´s Heights™ Networking Platform as the premier solution, which can support its current 2G and planned 4G mobile backhaul services, while also being 5G ready for the future. In addition, the MNO selected a range of Comtech EF Data´s RF Products and RAN/WAN Optimization solutions to complement the Heights™ Networking Platform.
The Heights™ Networking Platform features high efficiency DVB-S2X shared outbound which, when coupled with the evolutionary Heights™ Dynamic Network Access (“HDNA”) technology and built in LTE optimization, provides the highest performance solution capable, while offering the best Total Cost of Ownership (“TCO”). Additionally, the solution delivers the highest Quality of Experience (“QoE”) by minimizing jitter and latency, making it ideal for full 2G/3G and 4G LTE service delivery.
Comtech Telecommunications Corp. designs, develops, produces and markets innovative products, systems and services for advanced communications solutions. The company sells products to a diverse customer base in the global commercial and government communications markets.