Broadband anywhere

Communications startup Segovia Inc. of Herndon, Va., has built a global network architecture that allows it to quickly deploy broadband services worldwide. From its network center in Virginia, Segovia offers a variety of voice and data services for a monthly fee using bandwidth from commercial satellites. The company serves the Defense, State and Homeland Security departments and has partnered with GTSI Corp. and Sprint Corp. to sell and deploy its services. It is available through a variety of contracting vehicles, including FTS2001, which is administered by the General Services Administration.

The Defense Department bought Segovia network services in Afghanistan and Iraq. Segovia provides broadband connections to 146 mobile welfare sites in Iraq, each site with up to 20 computers and 10 IP-based phones. Soldiers can use the Internet or make calls home.

 

Reader Comments

Please post your comments here. Comments are moderated, so they may not appear immediately after submitting. We will not post comments that we consider abusive or off-topic.

Please type the letters/numbers you see above

What is your e-mail address?

My e-mail address is:

Do you have a password?

Forgot your password? Click here
close

Trending

  • VIDEO: Explore the 2019 M&A Trends

    Editor Nick Wakeman interviews Kevin DeSanto of the investment bank KippsDeSanto about the highlights of their annual M&A survey and trends driving acquisitions in the federal space. Read More

  • PROJECT 38 PODCAST

    In our latest Project 38 Podcast, editor Nick Wakeman and senior staff writer Ross Wilkers discuss the major news events so far in 2019 and what major trends are on the horizon. Read More

contracts DB

Washington Technology Daily

Sign up for our newsletter.

Terms and Privacy Policy consent

I agree to this site's Privacy Policy.