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General Dynamics completes IPW takeover

June 11, 2012 at 1:01 PM
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FALLS CHURCH, Va., June 11 (UPI) -- IPWireless, a California provider of 3G and 4G LTE wireless broadband network equipment, has been acquired by General Dynamics.

The financial details of the completed acquisition weren't disclosed but the company will now be known as General Dynamics Broadband, a subsidiary of General Dynamics C4 Systems.

"General Dynamics Broadband is now positioned to bring more innovation to the most advanced mobile broadband deployments in the government sector today," said Chris Marzilli, president of General Dynamics C4 Systems.

"Building on our history as a trusted provider of military networks that deliver access to lifesaving data on the battlefield, General Dynamics Broadband's technologies allow us to expand our commercial networking solutions to better serve the needs of our customers, including municipalities who are moving to broadband public safety networks such as the FirstNet nationwide interoperable broadband network."

IPWireless, now General Dynamics Broadband, produces high-speed 3G and 4G Long Term Evolution wireless broadband network components and devices for the U.S. military and first responders.

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