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February 2nd, 2017

Advantech's Multimillion Dollar Contract Outfits a NATO Nation with Military SATCOM Terminals

The contract is for a multi-million dollar deal in exchange for what is described as military grade SATCOM terminals that are designed for the most stringent environmental military standards and that offer state-of-the-art performance with minimal size weight and power (SWaP).

30W/40W/50W Ku-Band Lightweight BUC/SSPB/SSPA – GaN Technology

Advantech Wireless received a multi-million dollar contract to assist a NATO country with their military grade SATCOM terminals including the new advanced line of GaN (Gallium Nitride) based Solid State Power Amplifiers. Advantech Wireless' complete terminals for the tactical environment are based on its proprietary antenna control systems and fully integrated design. 

Cristi Damian, VP Business Development at Advantech Wireless said, "Advantech Wireless has over 25 years of experience enabling military forces and government agencies, delivering cutting-edge innovations in communications that solve mission critical communications challenges. These fully integrated all outdoor systems, include advanced modem technology, sophisticated SATCOM antenna control systems, and the state of the art GaN based Solid State Power Amplifiers (SSPAs).” 

The Second Generation GaN based SSPAs/BUCs from Advantech Wireless feature exceptional linearity and operating efficiency. These advanced systems are the smallest fully integrated units on the market today. With built-in design features they are perfectly suited for harsh environments, Satcom on the Move (SOTM) and man-pack terminal deployments.