PETAH TIKVA, Israel, Nov. 19, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Gilat Satellite Networks Ltd. (Nasdaq:GILT) (TASE:GILT), a worldwide leader in satellite networking technology, solutions and services, announced today that it plans to present the latest advances in satellite communications at CommuniCast Myanmar 2014, November 18-20 at the Myanmar Event Park, Yangon, Myanmar.
At the event Gilat intends to highlight its broadband enterprise solutions for banking, retail, cellular backhaul and more. CellEdge, Gilat's unique integrated small-cell-over-satellite solution, will be displayed alongside the Company's SkyEdge II-c Capricorn, the ultra-fast TDMA VSAT, and SatTrooper, the innovative manpack tactical satcom terminal.
"Broadband presents unique opportunities for rapid advances in social and economic development in the region – and satellite is extending its reach," said Vinod Kaul, Gilat's General Manager India, who is scheduled to speak about this subject at 11:50 on November 19th.
"Satellite backhaul is a key enabler to extending mobile network operator's voice and data coverage to isolated and remote communities that are beyond the reach of terrestrial coverage," added Doreet Oren, Gilat's Director Product Marketing, who is scheduled to speak on this topic at 14:40 that same day.
Gilat Satellite Networks Ltd (Nasdaq:GILT) (TASE:GILT) is a leading provider of products and services for satellite-based broadband communications. Gilat develops and markets a wide range of high-performance satellite ground segment equipment and VSATs, with an increasing focus on the consumer and Ka-band market. In addition, Gilat enables mobile SOTM (Satellite-on-the-Move) solutions providing low-profile antennas, next generation solid-state power amplifiers and modems. Gilat also provides managed network and satellite-based services for rural telephony and Internet access via its subsidiaries in Peru and Colombia.
With over 25 years of experience, and over a million products shipped to more than 85 countries, Gilat has provided enterprises, service providers and operators with efficient and reliable satellite-based connectivity solutions, including cellular backhaul, banking, retail, e-government and rural communication networks. Gilat also enables leading defense, public security and news organizations to implement advanced, on-the-move tactical communications on board their land, air and sea fleets using Gilat's high-performance SOTM solutions. For more information, please visit us at www.gilat.com.
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