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October 3rd, 2016

Advantech Wireless Has 'em Coming Back For More & They're Certified Military-Grade Modems 

Another follow on order and an impressive certification for their newer modem is certainly good news for Advantech Wireless, a provider of satellite broadband communications solutions.   

AMT 83L Modem Series – Advanced Military Grade Satellite Modem.

The AMT-73L and the newer AMT-83L line of modems from Advantech Wireless, are the first satellite modems to be MIL-STD-188-165A certified. Based on the Advantech Wireless Software Defined Radio architecture, the design of these modems provides flexibility and upgrade paths to meet increasing demanding requirements. Several thousand units have been deployed in the field on tactical terminals and gateway sites. 

The newer AMT-83L military-grade satellite modem from Advantech Wireless adds a number of advanced features to the DISA certified AMT-73L series. Among these new features there are:

  • DVB-S2 with LDPC Coding and Adaptive Coding and Modulation (ACM)
  • IP data interface
  • GSE encapsulation
  • Direct Sequence Spread Spectrum (DSSS) spreading
  • available with AES 128/256 Encryption. 


Cristi Damian, VP Business Development at Advantech Wireless said, “These modems have been designed to fulfil advanced two-way satellite gateway communication requirements in Defense Satellite Communications Systems (DSCS). Based on the success of the AMT-73L line of DISA certified modems, the new AMT-83L class adds powerful modulations and error correcting codes. These modem series supports SATCOM-on-the-move (SOTM) mobility applications with the Direct Sequence Spread Spectrum capability. It is the most advanced multi-platform military-grade modem in the world today.”