August 18, 2015

RFI Response: Operational Trial Of A Satellite Communication System For New Jersey’s First Responders

SES Government Solutions (SES GS) understands New Jersey has a need for satellite communications to support the establishment of a network to support first responders in areas where cellular LTE communications do not exist or become unavailable. As an interim step to fielding a capability, SES GS is offering to deliver an affordable commercial off-the-shelf test-bed that includes a lightweight mobile cell on wheels (COW), 59MHz of C-band satellite bandwidth, and technical support to provide a robust broadband Communications on the Pause (COTP) capability for first responders to access the internet and Public Switched Telephone Network (PSTN).