Comtech Telecommunications Corp. (Nasdaq: CMTL) has announced that during its fourth quarter of fiscal 2018, its Tempe, Arizona-based subsidiary, Comtech EF Data Corp., which is part of Comtech´s Commercial Solutions segment, received a delivery order in support of the recently awarded contract from the US Naval Warfare Systems Command, the company said.
This latest delivery order, against the USD 59.0 million indefinite delivery/indefinite quantity (IDIQ) contract, is for USD 3.0 million.
The delivery order specified Comtech EF Data´s SLM-5650B Satellite Modems and firmware upgrades. The SLM-5650B Satellite Modem is Comtech´s latest generation modem product targeted for critical government and military applications.
The SLM-5650B leverages the heritage and feature set of the SLM-5650A modem. The SLM-5650B supports backwards compatibility/inter-operability for existing SLM-5650A networks while providing enhanced performance and an expanded feature set. The commercially available modems will support satellite communications and interoperability across the Navy´s platforms and shore sites.
Comtech EF Data Corp. is the recognized global provider of satellite bandwidth efficiency and link optimization. The advanced communication solutions encompass the Heights Networking Platform, Advanced VSAT Solutions, Satellite Modems, RAN & WAN Optimization, Network & Bandwidth Management and RF products.
The company is recognized as a technology innovator, and has a reputation for exceptional product quality and reliability. The solutions enable commercial and government users to reduce OPEX/CAPEX and to increase throughput for fixed and mobile/transportable satellite-based applications. For more information, visit www.comtechefdata.com.
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.