New network technologies to support expeditionary signal battalions

Ultra Electronics TCS multi-mission radio system, the GRC-245C, performed well in US Army's training in support of Network Integration Evaluation (NIE) 14.2. Here is a quote from Maj. Rickie Meers, 86th ESB operations officer (S3), discussing the GRC-245C:

"These new LOS radio systems are lighter and easier to set up, so it will make it easier to deploy; throw them in the back of a truck or on an airplane and you're gone," Meers said. "The bandwidth is exponentially better. I started 10 years ago and you wouldn't even have thought about having 200 megabits going through a LOS system; it's just great." 

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