Comtech EF Data Captures Cellular Backhaul Order in Asia

November 11, 2009

Comtech EF Data won a $1.6 million order for satellite communications equipment from a mobile operator in Asia, Comtech announced Nov. 10

The unnamed operator will use Comtech EF Data's CDM-600 satellite modems and redundancy switches as well as the CX-U Series platform from Comtech subsidiary Memotec to support satellite-based cellular backhaul service expansion.

Memotec's CX-U Series backhaul platform aims to reduce the amount of bandwidth required to backhaul cellular traffic and to provide users with the ability to avoid forklift network upgrades.