IMT Vislink Receives $343,000 Order for Wireless Video Transmission Modules for Military Robotics Application
Leverages Proven Technology that Enables High Data Rate Video Links in
UGV (Unmanned Ground Vehicle) Systems
SARASOTA, FL, NOVEMBER 6, 2017 — xG Technology, Inc. (“xG” or the “Company”) (Nasdaq: XGTI, XGTIW), a leading provider of wireless video solutions to broadcast, law enforcement and defense markets, and private mobile broadband networks for critical communications, announced that its IMT Vislink business has received a $343,000 order from a leading robotic defense contractor for wireless video transmission modules for use in military remote ordnance disposal applications.
IMT Vislink video transmission products provide enhanced situational-awareness capabilities in mission-critical environments such as covert surveillance, tactical-systems monitoring and strategic detection.
Among the products included in the solution are IMT Vislink VSRx receivers and VSTx transmitters. The VSRx is a ruggedized dual-diversity COFDM receiver offering exceptional RF performance combined with high ease of operation. The VSTx is an ultra-compact COFDM video/audio/data transmitter that transmits images in a line of site environment for more than 200 meters. The VSRx and VSTX feature AES decryption capabilities, making them ideal for public security monitoring, covert surveillance, and other secure transmission applications.
“We are pleased to have been chosen t o supply video transmission technology for this critical application,” said John Payne IV, president of IMT USA. “The solution builds on our proven ability to develop and deliver extremely compact solutions that are characterized by ruggedness, high reliability, outstanding video quality, and exceptional range in challenging conditions. These features enable us to meet and exceed the stringent requirements of defense, security and law enforcement markets.”
About xG Technology, Inc.
xG Technology’s brands provide wireless video solutions to broadcast, law enforcement and defense markets, and private mobile broadband networks for use in challenging environments. xG’s brand portfolio includes Integrated Microwave Technologies (IMT), Vislink, and xMax.
IMT has pioneered advanced digital microwave systems and is a trusted supplier to broadcast, sports and entertainment, and MAG (Military, Aerospace & Government) markets. Their products are recognized for their high level of performance, reliability, build quality, extended operating ranges and compact form factors. More information about IMT can be found at www.imt-solutions.com. Vislink specializes in the wireless capture, delivery and management of secure, high-quality, live video, and serves broadcast & media and public safety & surveillance markets. More information about Vislink can be found at http://www.vislink.com/.
xMax is a secure, rapid-deploy mobile broadband system that delivers mission-assured wireless connectivity in demanding operating environments. It was designed to serve as an expeditionary and critical communications network for use in unpredictable scenarios and during fluid situations, making it ideal for disaster response, emergency communications, and defense applications. More information about xMax can be found at http://www.xgtechnology.com/system-overview/. In addition to the above business lines, xG has a dedicated Federal Sector Group (xG Federal) focused on providing next-generation spectrum sharing solutions to national defense, scientific research and other federal organizations. Additional information about xG Federal can be found at http://www.xgtechnology.com/technology/xg-federal/.
Based in Sarasota, Florida, xG Technology has over 100 patents and pending patent applications. xG is a publicly traded company listed on the NASDAQ Capital Market (symbol: XGTI) For more information, please visit www.xgtechnology.com.
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