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July 13th, 2010

Gilat... Homeland Help in Asia (SATCOM)

[SatNews] Gilat Satellite Networks Ltd. (Nasdaq:GILT) has been selected to provide broadband satellite networks for homeland security applications in Asia. The networks are being used to deliver data, video and voice applications for homeland security and border patrol forces in addition to other defense requirements.

The networks incorporate a video surveillance application and various quick-deploy transportable units. These include Gilat's customized man-pack solution which is a portable communications system that enables the forces to rapidly establish broadband connectivity in the field. Gilat's SkyEdge and SkyEdge II multi-service platforms enable the delivery of high-quality voice, broadband data and video services for different environments including enterprises, rural networks, cellular backhaul and government network applications. Gilat's diverse portfolio of VSATs offers service providers a most suitable product choice for their application needs as well as the flexibility to evolve their networks. The newest addition to Gilat's SkyEdge II portfolio is NetEdge(tm), a dedicated solution for multi star networks, specifically designed to meet the needs of corporate networks and cellular backhaul applications.