HAUPPAUGE, N.Y., March 21, 2011 /BusinessWire/ — Globecomm Systems Inc. (NASDAQ: GCOM), a leading global provider of communications solutions and services, announced today it is gearing up its wireless hosted platform for migration to 4G/ LTE.
Globecomm’s multi-technology, flexible wireless platform will enable 2G and 3G operators to cost-effectively migrate to 4G/LTE. This new upgraded platform will encompass the migration of both CDMA/EVDO and GSM/UMTS to LTE. Utilization of Globecomm’s 2G and 3G wireless platform continues to grow on a monthly basis, in both voice and data traffic.
“The cost savings derived from our hosted wireless platform, together with improved network performance, continue to benefit our wireless customers,” says Andy Silberstein, Senior Vice President and General Manager. “We now look forward to expanding our range of services with 4G.”
Globecomm maintains a dedicated power system in its Hauppauge, New York-based Network Operations Center in support of these switch platforms, where engineers and technicians provide 24/7 network monitoring and customer support. Redundant fiber circuits and generator systems also support the Globecomm facility.
Globecomm is an active member of CTIA and will exhibit at the International CTIA Wireless 2011 Conference and Exposition March 22 – 24, 2011, Booth #647 at the Orange County Convention Center, Orlando, Florida.