Iridium to Update DoD Network Gateway for Satellite Connectivity; Scott Scheimreif Comments

Scott Scheimreif
Scott Scheimreif

TYSONS CORNER, VA, February 22, 2016 — Iridium Communications (Nasdaq: IRDM) will help update the Defense Department‘s network gateway under an $8.57 million task order from the Defense Information Systems Agency, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday.

The company said Thursday the award works to provide distributed tactical communications services to DoD and support access to the Iridium NEXT satellite network.

Scott Scheimreif, executive vice president of government solutions at Iridium, said the company will continue to work with DoD to connect U.S. warfighters and other users via Iridium NEXT.

About Executive Mosaic: Founded in 2002, Executive Mosaic is a leadership organization and media company. It provides its members an opportunity to learn from peer business executives and government thought leaders while providing an interactive forum to develop key business and partnering relationships. Executive Mosaic offers highly coveted executive events, breaking business news on the Government Contracting industry, and delivers robust and reliable content through seven influential websites and four consequential E-newswires. Executive Mosaic is headquartered in Tysons Corner, VA.

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