xG Technology, Inc. (“xG” or the “company”) (Nasdaq: XGTI, XGTIW), a provider of wireless video solutions to broadcast, law enforcement and defense markets, and private mobile broadband networks for critical communications, has announced that its Vislink business has received an order valued in excess of USD 1 million from France-based AMP VISUAL TV (“AMP”), a European provider of outside broadcasting (OB) services, the company said.
Equipment covered under the order includes Vislink HCAM 4K UHD systems, UltraReceivers, L1700´s, L2174´s and FocalPoint camera control equipment to provide wireless camera transmission.
The hardware will be deployed at many events across the world, including the PyeongChang 2018 Winter Olympics in South Korea, the 2018 World Cup in Russia and the 2018 24 Hours of LeMans automobile racing event. Delivery of the equipment is expected to commence January 5th, 2018.
Vislink and AMP have a long history of working together, dating back to the first iterations of wireless radio cameras. AMP has already invested heavily in Vislink L1700´s and L2174 platforms, and this new order brings their investment in Vislink equipment to unprecedented levels.
xG Technology´s brands provide wireless video solutions to broadcast, law enforcement and defense markets, and private mobile broadband networks for use in challenging environments. xG´s brand portfolio includes Integrated Microwave Technologies (IMT), Vislink, and xMax.
xMax is a secure, rapid-deploy mobile broadband system that delivers mission-assured wireless connectivity in demanding operating environments. It was designed to serve as an expeditionary and critical communications network for use in unpredictable scenarios and during fluid situations, making it ideal for disaster response, emergency communications, and defense applications. More information about xMax can be found at http://www.xgtechnology.com/system-overview/.
Based in Sarasota, Florida, xG Technology has over 100 patents and pending patent applications. xG is a publicly traded company listed on the NASDAQ Capital Market (symbol: XGTI) For more information, visit www.xgtechnology.com.
As a specialist in TV coverage, AMP VISUAL TV provides complete, end-to-end services for live and on-location television productions. It has at its disposal one of the most extensive European fleets of OB (outside broadcasting) vans for filming on location, and over 40 studios in the Paris region, including eight with fixed video systems. For more information, visit www.ampvisualtv.tv/en/.