Kratos' releases SpectralNet 1.2 to optimizes antenna utilization

Kratos Defense & Security Solutions, Inc. (NASDAQ: KTOS), a National Security solutions provider, has released of SpectralNet 1.2 with automated site diversity functionality, enabling satellite and network operators to locate backup antennas, the company said.

SpectralNet digitizes RF signals for packetized transport over IP networks– preserving both frequency and timing characteristics without degradation or loss of data–restores the RF signals at their destination. Prior to SpectralNet, the transport of RF signals was limited to approximately 75 kilometers.

SpectralNet´s automated site diversity application provides switching between geographically dispersed antennas with no effect on downstream services, thereby optimizing antenna utilization, minimizing data loss and maintaining QoS.

Kratos Defense & Security Solutions, Inc. is a mid-tier government contractor of the Department of Defense´s third offset strategy. Kratos provides unmanned aerial drone target systems used to test weapon systems and to train the warfighter, and is a provider of unmanned combat aerial systems for force multiplication and amplification.