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Comtech Telecommunications Corp. Secures $2.5 Million Order from Middle East Telecom Service Provider

MELVILLE, N.Y.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec. 18, 2018-- December 18, 2018-- Comtech Telecommunications Corp. (Nasdaq:CMTL) announced today, that during the second quarter of fiscal 2019, its Enterprise Technologies group, which is part of Comtech’s Commercial Solutions segment, has received a $2.5 million order for various location platforms and location-based services (LBS) applications with a top-tier telecommunications service provider based in Saudi Arabia.

The location platforms will enable the service provider to actively and passively locate subscribers within 2G, 3G and 4G networks with the most accurate location technologies available. Additionally, the service provider will have access to a suite of value-added LBS applications including geo-location messages, emergency alerting and asset tracking.

“The Middle East and Africa are two of the fastest-growing mobile markets in the world. As they become more connected, value-added services such as wireless alerts, mobile advertising and device tracking are becoming increasingly important to operators in the region,” said Fred Kornberg, President and Chief Executive Officer of Comtech Telecommunications Corp. “This agreement is one of many that will further expand Comtech’s footprint in the Middle East as a trusted and global provider of highly accurate and secure location-based services for mobile and wireless technologies.”

The Enterprise Technologies group of Comtech Telecommunications Corp. is a leading provider of precise device location, mapping and messaging 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.

Certain information in this press release contains statements that are forward-looking in nature and involve certain significant risks and uncertainties. Actual results could differ materially from such forward-looking information. The Company's Securities and Exchange Commission filings identify many such risks and uncertainties. Any forward-looking information in this press release is qualified in its entirety by the risks and uncertainties described in such Securities and Exchange Commission filings.


Source: Comtech Telecommunications Corp.

Michael D. Porcelain
Senior Vice President and Chief Operating Officer