|[January 10, 2013]
Spacenet® Showcases "Big Bandwidth Store" During National Retail Federation's BIG Show 2013 - Booth #1675
MCLEAN, Va. --(Business Wire)--
Spacenet Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Gilat Satellite Networks (News - Alert)
Ltd. (Nasdaq: GILT) and a leading provider of managed network services,
will be showcasing its full suite of communication network solutions for
retailers in its "Big Bandwidth Store" themed exhibit at National Retail
Federation's BIG Show at the Jacob H. Javits Convention Center in New
York, January 14-15, 2013.
Spacenet manages and optimizes communications networks for many of the
country's leading retailers. These clients typically have hundreds or
thousands of stores spread across a wide geographic area and include a
wide variety of broadband, wired and wireless technologies. Spacenet
helps retailers deploy the tools and technology needed to enhance Point
of Sale (POS), accelerate customer check-out and enable real-time
inventory control as well as gift card and loyalty programs,
self-checkout initiatives, video surveillance and more.
In booth #1675, Spacenet executives will discuss the need of
retailers with geographically dispersed locations for broad, fast,
secure and reliable connectivity, while simultaneously achieving a lower
total cost of network ownership. Spacenet's "Big Bandwidth Store" theme
at this year's show represents the one-stop bandwidth shopping that
Spacenet's comprehensive line of 24/7 managed network services brings
retailers. The exhibit will feature four unique solutions pods,
highlighting Spacenet solutions sets for some of the top challenges
facing today's retail network, including:
Access Strategy - Spacenet develops an access strategy for the
retailer's overall network using a technology-neutral (Cable, EoC,
Fiber, DSL, 4G and VSAT) approach that provides the greatest coverage
and lowest total cost of ownership.
Wi-Fi Communications - Spacenet provides centralized, full-scale
program management of in-store Wi-Fi deployment and operations for
consistency in management, maintenance and security throughout each
store and across the enterprise.
Unified Communications (News - Alert) - Spacenet helps optimize business processes
and communications by integrating real-time (instant messaging,
presence information, telephony, video conferencing) and non-real-time
(voicemail, email, SMS, fax) technologies across all devices and
media, leveraging its MPLS network to deliver an enhanced user
experience through Quality of Service (QoS).
Integrate IP Physical Security - in conjunction with Vector Security®,
Spacenet offers an integrated, single-source solution for managed
network services and interactive security products and services,
including integrated video, BA/FA, access, EAS, robbery and more.
"Today's retailers face an ever increasing demand for wide area access,
in-store Wi-Fi, unified communications, and vault-tight network
security," said Glenn Katz (News - Alert), Spacenet's CEO. "And affordable, accessible
and secure bandwidth is the key to all of the above. Spacenet's tiered
approach to managed services empowers retailers to strategically and
cost-effectively deploy the tools and technology needed to optimize one
of today's most vital corporate assets... the network."
Also in booth #1675, Vector Security, a loss prevention provider
offering a wide array of interactive security products and services,
will discuss how a combined Vector Security/Spacenet solution creates
one point of accountability for retailers and provides proactive
monitoring and support through Virtual Private Networks (VPNs),
compliance services and secured hosting.
For more information on Spacenet's comprehensive network managed
services, visit www.spacenet.com
or call 866.480.2263.
Since 1981, Spacenet Inc. has designed, implemented and managed some of
the largest communications networks for US-based business, industrial
and government customers. Spacenet has a longstanding tradition of
industry leadership and innovation, and today manages communications at
more than 130,000 locations for customers including many Fortune 500
companies and major government agencies.
Headquartered in McLean, Virginia, Spacenet is a wholly owned subsidiary
of Gilat Satellite Networks Ltd. (Nasdaq: GILT). Visit Spacenet at http://www.spacenet.com
Gilat Satellite Networks Ltd (NASDAQ, TASE: GILT) is a leading provider
of products and services for satellite-based broadband communications.
Gilat develops and markets a wide range of high-performance satellite
ground segment equipment and VSATs, with an increasing focus on the
consumer and Ka-band market. In addition, Gilat enables mobile�SOTM
(Satellite-on-the-Move) solutions providing low-profile antennas, next
generation solid-state power amplifiers and modems. Gilat also provides
managed network and satellite-based services for rural telephony and
Internet access via its subsidiaries in the United States, Peru and
With over 25 years of experience, and over a million products shipped to
more than 85 countries, Gilat has provided enterprises, service
providers and operators with efficient and reliable satellite-based
connectivity solutions, including cellular backhaul, banking, retail,
e-government and rural communication networks. Gilat also enables
leading defense, public security and news organizations to implement
advanced, on-the-move tactical communications on board their land, air
and sea fleets using Gilat's high-performance SOTM solutions. For more
information, please visit us at www.gilat.com
About Vector Security
For more than 40 years, Vector Security, Inc. (www.vectorsecurity.com)
has been a premier provider of intelligent security solutions tailored
to the needs of the customer. Headquartered in Pittsburgh, the company
offers a full suite of electronic security services for residential,
business and national account customers across North America and the
Caribbean through a network of branches and authorized dealers. Vector
Security is a sister company of the Philadelphia Contributionship, a
private insurance company founded in 1752, and currently provides cost
effective, technology-based security solutions to more than 260,000
homes and businesses.
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