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Enabling the world to communicate

Israel’s Gilat (see here previously) is to supply advanced tactical communications equipment to the U.S. military. Gilat said it would be the largest deployment of frequency converters in the world. Gilat has also just won a major order from SES … Continue reading

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A teleport in Chile

Israel’s Gilat Satellite Networks has selected by Telefonica to equip the strategic teleport in Arica, Chile. The teleport is located under gateway beams of multiple satellites. Gilat’s platform will support rural Internet for schools and can provide broadband access and … Continue reading

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Google is radical about Israel

Israel is to be Google’s first non-US “Moonshot Lab”, developing radical “Deep Tech” ideas in areas such as ag-tech, clean energy, and robotics. Google X Head of Strategy Adi Aron Gilat will return to Israel. She will recruit up to … Continue reading

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$20 million of satellite equipment

Israel’s Gilat Satellite Networks (see here previously) has received orders of over $20 million for gateway amplifiers of its Wavestream US subsidiary. These Solid State Power Amplifiers (SSPAs) support communications on Low Earth Orbit (LEO) constellation satellites. https://www.gilat.com/pressreleases/gilat-awarded-over-20-million-in-orders-for-support-of-low-earth-orbit-constellation/

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Israel helps US Army to speak

Israel’s Gilat Satellite Networks, through its subsidiary Wavestream, has received multi-million-dollar orders from the US Department of Defense (DoD). Wavestream’s 50W Ka-band military Block Upconverter (BUC) will power the DoD military communications program. http://www.globenewswire.com/fr/news-release/2020/10/28/2115905/0/en/US-Department-of-Defense-Awards-Gilat-Multi-Million-Dollar-Orders-for-Military-Communications-Program.html

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4G for Latin America

Gilat Satellite Networks has won several recent contracts including $10M for a 5-year project servicing half a million people in rural Latin America (see link below). Others include a US Tier 1 mobile operator, Africa Mobile Networks, a leading Mexican … Continue reading

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Cellular connectivity for rural Kazakhstan

Israel’s Gilat Satellite Networks has won a cellular backhaul project for Kcell, Kazakhstan’s largest Mobile Network Operator. Gilat will provide connectivity starting with hundreds of rural villages as part of the “Digital Kazakhstan” government program. https://www.globenewswire.com/news-release/2020/07/29/2069317/0/en/Gilat-Awarded-Cellular-Backhaul-Project-for-Kcell-Kazakhstan-s-Largest-Mobile-Network-Operator.html

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Too complex to explain in 3 lines

Some Israeli companies develop products that are too technical to explain in my limited space.  Such as Sixgill’s next-gen threat intelligence visualization; CyberArk Alero’s new authentication options; Illusive Networks’ new forensics; Safe-T Group’s (NetNut) new data center proxy network; Gilat … Continue reading

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Saving lives in Laos

Israeli doctor Gilat Raisch recently volunteered at a hospital in the Asian country of Laos. She was frustrated that there were no blood supplies for patients. So, she contacted the local Chabad Rabbi who arranged in two weeks for nearly … Continue reading

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WiFi to schools & hospitals in Philippines

Globe Telecom, the leading telecom company in the Philippines, has chosen Israel’s Gilat Satellite Networks for a three-year multi-million US dollar contract, to enable WIFI service over satellite to schools and hospitals, in addition to cellular backhaul throughout the Philippines. … Continue reading

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