Globecomm Awarded Various Infrastructure Contracts from US Government Agencies Valued at $5.9 Million

HAUPPAUGE, N.Y.--()--Globecomm Systems Inc. (NASDAQ: GCOM), a leading global provider of communications solutions and services, today announced that the Company has been awarded various infrastructure contracts from US Government Agencies valued at $5.9 million.

Under the terms set forth in the contracts, Globecomm will provide hardware, software and associated engineering services as follows:

  • WGS certified SummitTM X band field terminals with integral AxxSys® Orion Monitor and Control Software,
  • Gateway Terminal Technology Refresh incorporating solid state amplifier hardware and AxxSys® Orion software,
  • Life Cycle Support services including spares, training, and installation.

Globecomm anticipates the completion of these contracts in the Company's fiscal year 2013 fourth quarter ending June 30, 2013.

Michael Plourde, Vice President Government Programs for Globecomm, said: "These contracts demonstrate Globecomm's wide array of capabilities from engineering concept and design, technology refresh, WGS certification thru ongoing product sustainment. Globecomm is committed to providing our customers the communications services they need to keep them operating today and into the future."

About Globecomm Systems

Globecomm Systems Inc., or Globecomm, is a leading global provider of satellite-based managed network solutions. Employing our expertise in emerging communication technologies we are able to offer a comprehensive suite of system integration, system products, and network services enabling a complete end-to-end solution for our customers. We believe our integrated approach of in-house design and engineering expertise combined with a world-class global network and our 24 by 7 network operating centers provides us a unique competitive advantage. We are now taking this value proposition to selective vertical markets, including government, wireless, media, enterprise, and maritime. As a network solution provider we leverage our global network to provide customers managed access services to the United States Internet backbone, video content, the public switched telephone network or their corporate headquarters, or government offices. We currently have customers for which we are providing such services in the United States, Europe, South America, Africa, the Middle East, and Asia.

Based in Hauppauge, New York, Globecomm Systems also maintains offices in Maryland, New Jersey, Virginia, the Netherlands, South Africa, Hong Kong, Germany, Singapore, the United Arab Emirates and Afghanistan.

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Contacts

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Matthew Byron
Senior Vice President, Corporate Office
631-457-1301
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Company Information:
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45 Oser Avenue
Hauppauge, NY 11788
Phone: 631-231-9800; Fax: 631-231-1557
http://www.globecommsystems.com

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Contacts

For Globecomm Investor Relations information:
Matthew Byron
Senior Vice President, Corporate Office
631-457-1301
ir@globecommsystems.com
or
For Globecomm Public Relations information::
pr@globecommsystems.com
or
Company Information:
Globecomm Systems Inc.
45 Oser Avenue
Hauppauge, NY 11788
Phone: 631-231-9800; Fax: 631-231-1557
http://www.globecommsystems.com