MELVILLE, N.Y.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--February 19, 2020-- Comtech Telecommunications Corp. (NASDAQ: CMTL), a world leader in secure and highly reliable location, public safety, navigation, and communication technologies, announced today, that during its second quarter of fiscal 2020, its Location Technologies group, which is part of Comtech’s Commercial Solutions segment, has finalized an agreement worth $1.2 million for various location-based services (“LBS”) with a provider of Public Safety services.
This contract upgrades the provider from their current MLC platform to the latest cloud-native Virtual MLC (“vMLC”) platform to further extend the life of this critical component of their hosted E911 business for a contractual period of three years. The vMLC upgrade will provide additional functionality and ease of operation for years to come. In addition, they will also use Comtech’s Xypoint Assistance Data Service (“XADS”) for their entire suite of hosted Assisted GPS (“A-GPS”) servers.
“Location technology continues to be of enormous value for our customers,” said Fred Kornberg, Chairman of the Board and CEO of Comtech Telecommunications Corp. “We are proud to continue this relationship by providing advanced, secure and accurate location-based services.”
The Location Technologies group of Comtech Telecommunications Corp. is a leading provider of precise device location, mapping and messaging solutions for public safety, enterprise and consumer 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.
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