SANTA CLARA, Calif., June 30, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Aviat Networks, Inc. (NASDAQ: AVNW), the leading expert in microwave networking solutions, today announced it has closed a $2.6 million turnkey project for public safety agency communications in a western USA state. The equipment and services will be procured under NASPO ValuePoint—a cooperative purchasing program that leverages the buying power of all 50 states to obtain best value pricing and superior contract terms.
For this project, Aviat will provide Eclipse IRU 600 radios, ProVision management system and services including system integration, training and deployment services. Aviat radios support FIPS validated Strong Security capabilities, which was a key factor in the decision to choose Aviat.
"We have a proven product and services offering for state/local government customers," says Michael Pangia, president and CEO, Aviat Networks. "Being listed on the NASPO contract means US state/local agencies can now save time and money buying Aviat products and services."
NASPO is available to agencies in all states, the District of Columbia and US territories.
About Aviat Networks
Aviat Networks, Inc. (NASDAQ: AVNW) is a leading global provider of microwave networking solutions transforming communications networks to handle the exploding growth of IP-centric, multi-Gigabit data services. With more than one million systems sold in over 140 countries, Aviat Networks provides LTE-proven microwave networking solutions to mobile operators, including some of the largest and most advanced 4G/LTE networks in the world. Public safety, utility, government and defense organizations trust Aviat Networks' solutions for their mission-critical applications where reliability is paramount. In conjunction with its networking solutions, Aviat Networks
provides a comprehensive suite of localized professional and support services enabling customers to effectively and seamlessly migrate to next-generation Carrier Ethernet/IP networks. For more than 50 years, customers have relied on Aviat Networks' high performance and scalable solutions to help them maximize their investments and solve their most challenging network problems. Headquartered in Santa Clara, California, Aviat Networks operates in more than 100 countries around the world. For more information, visit www.aviatnetworks.com or connect with Aviat Networks on Twitter, Facebook and LinkedIn.
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