Last Update March 15, 2019

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Gilat Satellite Networks Ltd. (NASDAQ, TASE: GILT) is a leading provider of end-to-end satellite-based broadband communication solutions. The company specialises in fixed and on-the-move communications for commercial and government entities. Their offerings are specifically tuned to take advantage of high throughput satellites (HTS) as well as wide beam satellites.
 
Gilat develops innovative technology in five R&D centres to support a wide range of high-performance satellite ground segment VSAT equipment, and small-cells for an integrated cellular offering.  Gilat also provides leading satellite-on-the-move communication terminals including antennas, solid-state power amplifiers (SSPAs), block up-converters (BUCs), transceivers, and modems.
 
Gilat primarily focuses on consumer broadband, enterprise, cellular, and mobility applications for the commercial, public safety and the defense sectors. The company works closely in partnership with the satellite operators to bring extensive expertise for a range of turnkey projects.
 
Gilat offers complete, integrated solutions that include satellite capacity, fully managed services, remote network operation, call center support and hub and field operations. 
In addition, managed networks and communication services for rural telephony and Internet access are provided via their subsidiaries in Peru and Colombia.
 
With over 25 years of experience, Gilat has shipped over a million products to more than 90 countries. And have provided tens of thousands of enterprises, service providers and operators with reliable connectivity solutions to further enhance communication to all corners of the globe.

Quality Assurance
 
Gilat is an ISO certified company:

  • ISO 9001:2008
  • ISO 27001:2013
  • ISO 14001:2004

Certification assures that Gilat has met the highest commitment to Quality by a recognized management system model which consistently provides defect free processes and products. The Gilat management team has established clear business and quality objectives supported by Quality Management Systems and procedures that are continuously audited and improved.

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SatCare

Today more businesses are relying on their VSAT networks for both corporate intranets and the Internet. As a result reliability, high performance and maximum utilization have become critical factors of their overall business strategy.

Gilat’s SatCare programs help you to achieve and even exceed your financial, operational, management and service objectives by offering professional consultation, optimization, monitoring and technical support.

Key Features

  • Improved Network Utilization
  • Increased Network Uptime
  • Simplified Network Operations
  • Increased Flexibility and Scalability
  • Financial Objectives Achievment
  • 24/7 technical support

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Professional Services

If you wish to extract the most out of your assets, you may need more than just a great platform. You may need a partner with professional people to deploy, maintain and even operate it to help you get the results you want at the different stages of your satellite network life cycle. If you are lacking any of these vital elements, Gilat’s Professional Service portfolio can help you bridge the gap-quickly, reliably and cost effectively.

PLAN
Satellite Consulting Services

Prepare for growth and implement required changes such as link budgets, parameter revisions, frequency plan revisions, satellite and antenna changes and RF equipment expansion.

Network Health Check
Gilat’s inspection services consist of an in-depth breakdown of the client’s network, sub-systems and software by specialized engineers.

DEPLOY
Remote Site Supervision Services
Experienced field managers supervise local teams on site to ensure smooth and reliable network deployment.

On-Site Hub Operation
Gilat provides a cost-effective solution for those seeking highly qualified individuals for the critical stages of network implementation to monitor the network’s initial setup and perform end to end Hub operations. This includes problem solving to meet both financial and performance goals.

Certified Technical Marketing Engineer
Gilat supports sales representatives with all technical needs, managing the day-to-day process in the pre-sales stage including: network performance evaluation and bandwidth optimization, sizing and Hub resources, traffic engineering and various product management tasks.

Training Services
Get the expertise of professionals in the industry with real experience with the products, technology and infrastructure. Gilat’s trainers combine industry knowledge with professional training skills to ensure maximum learning benefit.

Technical Assistance Center
Contact Gilat for assistance within the convenient coverage hours. Customers’ service requests are handled swiftly, helping to enable faster resolution.

Frequency Change
Over time satellite networks dynamically changes as a result of changes in applications, traffic volume, usage patterns and satellite coverage. Gilat helps customers to set a new outbound/inbound frequency in a seamless manner.

MAINTAIN
First Level VSAT Repair Service
Gilat provides the skills and procedures necessary for repairing common failures resulting in a fast hassle-free back-to-service solution with minimum expenses.

Advanced Replacement Parts
Gilat’s advanced replacement parts plan is designed to protect customers’ investment, reduce downtime to the absolute minimum and guarantee that emergency replacements are shipped at the shortest notice.

Hub Antenna Maintenance & Optimization
Gilat’s experts periodically inspect key elements and sub-systems of the satellite network ensuring optimum performance and reliability of services. By doing so, potential and existing problems are identified before they affect system performance and service availability.

ENHANCE
Traffic Analysis Services
Proactive traffic monitoring and analysis of current and emerging trends can result in substantial savings in network resources and identifying potential problems.

Managed Network Operation Service
Gilat’s managed services provide 24x7x365 network monitoring and proactive management of system failures and downtime. From its central operation Hub, Gilat’s dedicated team of experts help customers mount their network, supervise operations and take proactive measures to avoid downtime with minimum operation expenses.

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Turnkey Systems

Gilat provides end-to-end turnkey projects and integration to existing infrastructure. This includes network rollout projects, where Gilat provides the operator a fully operational network. Operators can also benefit from its experience in numerous projects with consultancy and other professional services.

Among the components that go into a Gilat turnkey project are:

Planning
• Market analysis and consultant services prior to entry
• Business plan generation
• Network analysis and development
• Teleport design
• Network, space segment and backhaul planning consultancy

Integration
• Integration to SS7, legacy prepaid phones and other network interfaces
• Peripheral equipment such as VoIP phones and video equipment
• Integrating existing infrastructure and equipment with the VSAT network

Implementation
• Space segment and backhaul acquisition
• Sales and Marketing training
• Teleport build up
• Network deployment
• Commissioning/provisioning
• Maintenance planning

Network Outsourcing

Gilat leverages 25 years of experience with satellite networks to provide outsourcing for the full range of VSAT network operations, helping broadband providers remain focused on their core business, selling communication services. At the same time, utilizing Gilat’s experience in complex networks, operational expenses can be better controlled.

Gilat’s outsourced network operations offerings include:

• NOC operations
• Help desk and customer support
• SLA commitment and performance monitoring
• Ongoing Network monitoring analysis and development
• Maintenance for hub and VSATs

At NBN in Australia for example, the joint effort between Optus and Gilat, will include up to 48,000 Gilat SkyEdge II VSATs expected to be deployed over the next three years. Gilat is responsible for the VSAT CPE installation and maintenance, and end-to-end management and maintenance of the NOC (Network Operating Center) and eleven hubs across three earth stations.

Leveraging Gilat's SkyEdge II advanced capabilities in multi-beam environments, the satellite-based network utilizes IPSTAR’s Ka/Ku multi-spotbeam capacity and Optus’ Ku capacity over Australia, and provides broadband services to eligible Australian households, small businesses, indigenous communities, not-for-profit organizations, schools, health clinics and local council facilities such as public libraries around Australia where geographic location impedes the ability to provide either fiber or advanced wireless connectivity.

RaySat 2 Way Antennas

Gilat's RaySat series comprises low-profile, in-motion, two-way antennas for mobile communications-on-the-move (COTM). Compact, aerodynamic and vehicle-mounted, RaySat antennas deliver mission-critical data, voice and video for secure, real-time information flow.

RaySat products operate in Ku, Ka and X bands and are ideal for military SatCom on-the-move, C4I, blue-force tracking, reconnaissance and in-motion remote combat casualty care.

RaySat 2-way mobile SatCom delivers Homeland Security (HLS) communications, supporting government needs as well as private security and asset tracking. RaySat connectivity also enables reliable, quickly-implemented wide-scale back-up communications for rescue services and first responders.

EagleRay 7000
High-performance SOTM for Defense and Security Applications

For military C4I, homeland and national security and rescue operations, satellite on the move (SOTM) is the only reliable choice for continuous broadband communications. RaySat EagleRay 7000 antennas provides dependable, real-time broadband satellite communications for video, voice, and data-on-the-move or on-the-pause.

EagleRay 5000
Pioneering Ka-band SOTM for Defense and Security Applications
For military C4I, homeland and national security and rescue operations, satellite on the move (SOTM) is the only reliable choice for continuous broadband communications. RaySat EagleRay 5000 antennas provides dependable, real-time broadband satellite communications for video, voice, and data-on-the-move or on-the-pause.

StealthRay 71
Smallest Footprint Antenna for SOTM Defense and Security Applications
For Military C41, homeland and national security and rescue operations, satellite on the move (SOTM) is the only reliable choice for continuous,quickly-implemented broadband communications. RaySat StealthRay 71 antennas are extremely compact, lightweight SOTM antennas, providing dependable, real-time broadband satellite communications for voice and data-on-the-move or on-the-pause.

StealthRay 250
Small Footprint Antenna SOTM for Defense and Security Applications
For defense and security organizations using Military C4I on-the-move and homeland and national security applications, as well as rescue services, satellite-on-the-move (SOTM) is the only reliable choice for continuous broadband communications. RaySat StealthRay 250 antennas provide dependable, real-time broadband satellite communications for video, voice, and data-on-the-move or on-the-pause.

StealthRay 2000
Low Profile Antenna for SOTM Defense and Security Applications
For Military C4I, homeland and national security and rescue operations, satellite on the move (SOTM) is the only reliable choice for continuous, quickly-implemented broadband communications. RaySat StealthRay 2000 antennas are compact, lightweight SOTM antennas, providing dependable, real-time broadband satellite communications for video, voice and data-on-the-move or on-the-pause. Extremely low profile allows passage under the lowest bridges, tunnel entrances and low-roof parking lots.

StealthRay 5000
Low Profile Antenna for SOTM Defense and Security Applications
For Military C4I, homeland and national security and rescue operations, satellite on the move (SOTM) is the only reliable choice for continuous, quickly-implemented broadband communications. RaySat StealthRay 5000 antennas are compact, lightweight SOTM antennas,designed for stealth in look and operation. They provide dependable, real-time broadband satellite communications for video, voice and data-on-the-move or on-the-pause.

StealthRay 250M
MIL-STD Compliant, Rugged, Small Footprint Antenna for SOTM
For the DoD and public safety organizations using Military C4I on-the-move and homeland and national security applications, as well as rescue services, satellite-on-the-move (SOTM) is the only reliable choice for continuous broadband communications. RaySat StealthRay 250M antennas provide dependable, real-time broadband satellite communications for video, voice, and data-on-the-move or on-the-pause.

Wavestream BUCs

X Band
X Band Matchbox BUC (80W)

Offers unmatched efficiency and performance suitable for mobile SATCOM, flyaway and VSAT systems.                                                                            
X Band BUC (200W)
Provides high linear power output packaged in a compact, rugged unit to support mission-critical mobile and fixed satellite communications systems located in the most extreme environments.

Ka Band
Ka Band Grid Power Amplifier  (12W)

The premier choice for embedding modular, high power amplifiers into portable, integrated satellite communications systems such as Comms-on-the-Move (COTM) and micro-flyaway terminals.  
Ka Band Matchbox BUC  (12W)
Leads the industry in providing maximum output power in the most lightweight, compact and efficient feed-mount package for mobile, flyaway and VSAT terminals.                                                                           
Ka Band Matchbox BUC  (25W)
Leads the industry in linear power for a feed mount-ready package, to ensure maximum available power at the feed flange.
Ka Band Grid BUC (50W)
The smallest, lightest and most efficient solid state amplifier built at this power level.

Redundancy Controller
Intelligent control of Wavestream amplifiers in a 1:1 configuration along with corresponding receive path, compact (1U) rack-mount chassis has a 4-line, backlit LCD display and key status LEDs. An ethernet interface is provided for integration with Network Management Systems (NMS).

VSATS and Modems

GLT-1000
Leveraging our field experience in tactical, satcom on the move (SOTM) systems, the new GLT-1000 is a point to point or point to multipoint satellite modem, flexibly supporting data rates from 64kbps to 80Mbps with selectable frame size, modulation and FEC. Selectable frame size minimizes the overhead in high speed and the delay in low speed.

GLT-1000 delivers satellite communications for on-the-move, stationary, point-to-point (SCPC), and point-to-multipoint (managed MCPC) operations. ASCM (Adaptive Spreading Code and Modulation) is also supported in MCPC mode and provides significant bandwidth savings for cases where graceful degradation combined with a strong QoS capability yield an acceptable solution.

MLT-1000
Leveraging our field experience in tactical, satcom on the move (SOTM) systems, the new MLT-1000 is a fast-to-deploy, easy-to-operate military modem that meets the most rugged specifications. Setting a new standard for mission flexibility, the MLT-1000 modem delivers high-speed satellite communications for on-the-move, stationary, point-to-point (SCPC), and point-to-multipoint (managed MCPC) operations.

SatRanger
The SatRanger is a compact, easy-to-carry VSAT platform. It provides data, video and telephony applications on demand and secured private networks while ensuring QoS for every application. The antenna can be set up easily and does not require the use of any special tools for assembly. Operation is simple and a link is established in only a few minutes.

The rugged design enables operation in the harshest environments. The man-pack is highly-integrated and ergonomic. It is designed for maximum comfort and resilience; the backpack provides a highly-stable base for the VSAT and antenna in operational mode.

SatTrooper
The net-centric battlefield has increased the importance of quick-deploy satcom-on-the pause and on-the-move for military applications. Gilat’s SatTrooper series of tactical, quick-deploy communications solutions for warfighters and military forces provide dependable data, video and telephony in a compact, portable manpack.

The antenna, built-in modem, BUC and LNB are integrated in one, ruggedized enclosure, enabling rapid connectivity even in the harshest environmental conditions. The small-sized antenna can be set up for use in minutes, with no special tools for assembly; pointing is automatic.

Customers

Gilat customers list include:

 

  • Angola Telecom
  • Astel, Kazakhstan
  • Bharti, India
  • China Satcom
  • China Unicom
  • Comsat, Brazil
  • Cotas, Bolivia
  • DCC, Nigeria
  • Embratel, Brazil
  • Enitel, Nicaragua
  • HCL Comnet, India
  • Hyperia, Nigeria
  • Impsat, Argentina
  • isNet, Turkey
  • KazakhTelecom
  • Ministry of Education via GlobalSat, Mexico
  • Optus, Australia
  • Portugal Telecom
  • Russian Post
  • Satlynx, Europe
  • Sibirtelecom, via Global Teleport, Russia
  • Spacenet Rural Communications
  • Spacenet, USA
  • Star One, Brazil
  • Tatanet, India
  • Tefer, Turkey
  • Telefonica, Brazil
  • Telkom South Africa

Gilat Satellite Networks Ltd.

  • 21 Yegia Kapayim Street, Kiryat Arye, 49130, Petah Tikva, Israel
  • +972 3 925 2000
  • +972 3 925 2222
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