August 12, 2008
C-COM Receives $650,000 Antenna Order
C-COM Satellite Systems Inc. (TSXV: CMI) has announced today that it has received an initial order for $650,000 US for a number of its iNetVu Mobile satellite antenna systems from an Asian television station. The antennas will be deployed by the TV station for satellite news gathering.
"The market for Satellite News Gathering antenna systems using high performance cost-effective antennas such as the iNetVu is starting to gain momentum in Asia. C-COM has a number of SNG units already deployed in North America, China and Europe and we are pleased to see that the demand from other Asian countries is starting to materialize as well. Many TV stations worldwide are in the process of upgrading their satellite news gathering capabilities by acquiring high performing cost-effective SNG systems and the iNetVu is well positioned to meet this need" said Leslie Klein, President and CEO of C-COM Satellite Systems Inc.
C-COM Satellite Systems, Inc. is a leader in the development and deployment of mobile satellite-based technology for the delivery of two-way high-speed Internet services into vehicles and mobile structures. The C-COM developed proprietary auto-deploy (iNetVu(TM)) Antenna System allows the delivery of high-speed satellite based Internet services into mobile environments, while stationary; virtually anywhere where one can drive. The iNetVu Mobile antenna has also been adapted to be deployable from transportable platforms.
The iNetVu Mobile units are available in 6 different sizes, interface with a large number of readily available satellite modems and mount easily on top of vehicles or inside transportable platforms. The iNetVu Mobile uses a standard 12 Volt DC power source. It can be activated with a simple push of a button or with a click of the mouse, deploys automatically, locks on to the selected satellite in a few minutes and delivers 2 way broadband Internet access, VoIP and Video services virtually anywhere in the world.
iNetVu(TM) is a registered trademark of C-COM Satellite Systems Inc.
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Contacts: C-COM Satellite Systems Inc. Investor Relations 613-745-4110 ext. 4950 613-745-7144 (FAX) [email protected]www.c-comsat.com
SOURCE: C-COM Satellite Systems Inc.