Tag Archives: wireless communications

Comtech to Acquire Gilat in $532.5M Cash-and-Stock Deal; Fred Kornberg Quoted

Comtech Telecommunications (Nasdaq: CMTL) has agreed to buy Gilat Satellite Networks (Nasdaq: GILT) for $10.25 per share or approximately $532.5M in cash and stock. “The acquisition better positions Comtech to take advantage of key marketplace trends, particularly the growing demand for satellite connectivity and the enormous long-term opportunity set that is emerging in the secure wireless communications market,” said Fred Kornberg, board chairman and CEO of Comtech.

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AT&T Picked for Wireless Comms Services, Devices Supply to VA; Rob Dapkiewicz Quoted

TYSONS CORNER, VA, November 26, 2018 — AT&T (NYSE: T) will provide wireless communications devices and services to personnel of the Department of Veterans Affairs over a potential five-year period as part of a recently awarded contract, ExecutiveBiz reported Oct. 30. The company said its contract includes the supply of …

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AT&T Lands New Mobility Services Contract With Labor Dept Office; Rob Dapkiewicz Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, August 27, 2018 — AT&T (NYSE: T) will supply mobile devices and services to an office within the Labor Department under a new contract that builds on a previous award for mobility services to the department’s Wage and Hour Division, ExecutiveBiz reported Aug. 15. The company said …

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General Dynamics Launches Wireless Comms Gateway for Military, Public Safety Users

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Oct. 10, 2017 — A General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) business unit has unveiled its Fortress Wireless Gateway that the company says will serve to increase the wireless communications coverage of military, industrial and public safety users, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. The company said Friday General Dynamics Mission Systems designed the gateway with connectivity, …

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Army Seeks Vendors for Cellular LTE Tech in Theater

The U.S. Army is seeking information from industry on ways to develop a cellular wireless technology backbone for ground troops. The Army issued a sources sought notice Friday to solicit ideas on how to design and implement Long Term Evolution communications for the service’s intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance capabilities. Potential vendors must design the technology with high-throughput data access for soldiers to …

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Jacobs Engineering Acquires Wireless Comms Provider FMHC; Kevin McMahon, John Cankar Comment

Jacobs Engineering Group Inc. (NYSE: JEC) has bought the assets of FMHC Corp., a provider of wireless communications services. Chicago, Ill.-based FMHC works to design and build sites and deploy networks for wireless telecommunications customers, Jacobs Engineering said Tuesday. Kevin McMahon, a Jacobs group vice president, said the acquisition is …

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GDIT Wins $178M Enterprise Communication Services Order for Defense Intelligence Agency

The Defense Intelligence Agency has awarded General Dynamics‘ (NYSE: GD) IT business a task order worth up to $178 million for enterprise communication services. The order could last five years and is part of DIA’s solutions for the IT enterprise contract. General Dynamics will support enterprise data, voice and video …

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