Gilat Wins Over $7 Million Order from Tier 1 Mobile Network Operator in APAC for 4G Cellular Backhaul Network Expansion
PETAH TIKVA, Israel, July 14 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Gilat Satellite Networks Ltd. (Nasdaq: GILT, TASE: GILT), a global leader in satellite networking technology, solutions and services, today announced that it has received an order in excess of $7 million from a Tier 1 mobile network in the Asia-Pacific (APAC) region for the expansion of the 4G cellular backhaul network.
Gilat’s SkyEdge II-c Capricorn VSATs will be used for satellite cellular backhaul, further propelling the growth of the mobile operator’s 4G/LTE network in rural areas without fiber access.
“By enabling rapid and cost-effective network expansion, Gilat is helping this innovative mobile operator serve a growing customer base and establish an enviable position in the industry,” said Michal Aharonov, chief commercial officer of Gilat. “This follow-up order represents an important vote of confidence and another testament to the quality and effectiveness of our satellite cellular backhaul solution.”
Gilat Satellite Networks Ltd. (NASDAQ: GILT, TASE: GILT) is one of the world’s leading providers of broadband satellite communications. With 30 years of experience, we design and manufacture state-of-the-art ground segment equipment, and provide complete solutions and end-to-end services, powered by our innovative technology. Providing competitive high value-added solutions, our portfolio includes cloud-based VSAT network platform, broadband modems, high performance mobile antennas and solid-state amplifiers (SSPAs) and block up-converters (BUC) with high efficiency and high power.
Gilat’s end-to-end solutions support multiple applications with a comprehensive product portfolio to address key applications including broadband access, cellular backhaul, enterprise, in-flight connectivity, maritime, trains, defense and public safety, while meeting the most stringent service level requirements. For more information, please visit: www.gilat.com
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