MELVILLE, N.Y. –
December 18, 2018— Comtech Telecommunications Corp.
(Nasdaq:CMTL) announced today, that during the second quarter of fiscal
2019, its Enterprise Technologies group, which is part of Comtech’s
Commercial Solutions segment, has received a $2.5 million order for
various location platforms and location-based services (LBS)
applications with a top-tier telecommunications service provider based
in Saudi Arabia.
The location platforms will enable the service provider to actively and
passively locate subscribers within 2G, 3G and 4G networks with the most
accurate location technologies available. Additionally, the service
provider will have access to a suite of value-added LBS applications
including geo-location messages, emergency alerting and asset tracking.
“The Middle East and Africa are two of the fastest-growing mobile
markets in the world. As they become more connected, value-added
services such as wireless alerts, mobile advertising and device tracking
are becoming increasingly important to operators in the region,” said
Fred Kornberg, President and Chief Executive Officer of Comtech
Telecommunications Corp. “This agreement is one of many that will
further expand Comtech’s footprint in the Middle East as a trusted and
global provider of highly accurate and secure location-based services
for mobile and wireless technologies.”
The Enterprise Technologies group of Comtech Telecommunications Corp. is
a leading provider of precise device location, mapping and messaging
solutions. Sold around the world to mobile network operators, government
agencies, and Fortune 100 enterprises, our platforms locate, map, track
and message. For more information, visit www.comtechenterprise.com.
Comtech Telecommunications Corp. designs, develops, produces and markets
innovative products, systems and services for advanced communications
solutions. The Company sells products to a diverse customer base in the
global commercial and government communications markets.
Certain information in this press release contains statements that are
forward-looking in nature and involve certain significant risks and
uncertainties. Actual results could differ materially from such
forward-looking information. The Company’s Securities and Exchange
Commission filings identify many such risks and uncertainties. Any
forward-looking information in this press release is qualified in its
entirety by the risks and uncertainties described in such Securities and
Exchange Commission filings.
Michael D. Porcelain
Senior Vice President and Chief