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Speedcast Receives CFIUS Clearance for Globecomm Deal

Speedcast International announced Thursday that the Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States (CFIUS) has approved the company’s $135M acquisition of Globecomm Systems. CFIUS found no unresolved national security concerns holding up the acquisition. Speedcast expects the purchase of Globecomm to finalize before the end of 2018, pending customary closing conditions. On Aug …

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Speedcast Makes Government Satcom Market Push Through $135M Globecomm Buy

Satellite communications company Speedcast International has agreed to purchase Hauppauge, N.Y.-based Globecomm Systems from affiliates of Tennenbaum Capital Partners and HPS Investment Partners for approximately $135M to expand footprint across the government, enterprise and maritime sectors. Australia-based Speedcast said Monday it expects the transaction to conclude in the fourth quarter of …

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Globecomm’s Dwight Hunsicker: Satellite Network Tech to Support Gov’t Broadband Connectivity Demand

TYSONS CORNER, VA, July 31, 2018 — Dwight Hunsicker, executive vice president and general manager of government solutions at Globecomm Systems, has said U.S. government agencies can utilize satellite network technologies to deliver secure and resilient broadband connectivity for deployed personnel, ExecutiveBiz reported July 17. Hunsicker wrote in a Milsat Magazine …

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Globecomm Selected as Maritime Distribution Partner for Iridium Certus

TYSONS CORNER, VA, June 6, 2018 — Globecomm Systems will serve as one of the first maritime distribution partners for Iridium Communications’ (Nasdaq: IRDM) new L-band broadband service anchored on the NEXT satellite constellation, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. Globecomm said Iridium Certus will become a key offering for its clients and the agreement …

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Globecomm to Support Radio, TV Transmission Under Broadcasting Board of Governors Contract; Dwight Hunsicker Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, May 10, 2018 — Globecomm Systems will provide radio and television programming transmission services to customers in the Middle East and North Africa under a contract from the Broadcasting Board of Governors via the General Services Administration‘s Complex Commercial SATCOM Solutions vehicle, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. The independent U.S. government agency …

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AWS Picks Globecomm as ‘Standard Technology Partner’

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Feb. 22, 2018 — Amazon Web Services has added Globecomm Systems as a “Standard Technology Partner” in the AWS Partner Network, which will enable the companies to integrate technologies, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. Globecomm said Tuesday it will interoperate its satellite and fiber network with the storage, compute and cloud content …

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Dwight Hunsicker: Globecomm to Leverage Commercial Tech to Support Military, Gov’t C4ISR

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Aug. 30, 2017 — Dwight Hunsicker, executive vice president and general manager for government solutions at Globecomm Systems, has said the company will work to implement its commercial technology to address the needs of government customers, particularly in the areas of command, control, computers, communications, intelligence, surveillance and …

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USS Gerald Ford Features Globecomm Entertainment & Comms System; Dwight Hunsicker Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Aug. 18, 2017 — Globecomm Systems has helped Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE: HII) equip the U.S. Navy‘s USS Gerald R. Ford aircraft carrier with onboard communications and entertainment technologies as a subcontractor on the program, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. Globecomm said Wednesday the carrier’s satellite and fiber-optic communications distribution infrastructure and internet protocol …

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Globecomm Lands Contracts, GSA Schedule 70 Extension for Satcom Offerings

TYSONS CORNER, VA, May 9, 2016 — Globecomm Systems will supply its Summit and Explorer satellite communications terminals to government agencies under awards worth $7 million combined,  ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. The company said Thursday it will also continue to offer its satcom product and service portfolio via its spot on the General Services Administration Schedule 70 …

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