iDirect Government Technologies Named to Defense Systems Super 75 Ranking of Leading Military Contractors — Press Release
Company Recognized for Leadership in Net-Centric Battlespace
Herndon, Va., January 7, 2013 – iDirect Government Technologies (iGT), a wholly owned subsidiary of VT iDirect (iDirect), today announced that it earned a spot on Defense Systems’ Super 75 list, which is the magazine’s ranking of the most successful and agile companies in the net-centric battlespace.
The Defense Systems’ Super 75 launched this year to recognize innovative and agile companies operating in the net-centric battlespace, including iGT, which serves the diverse and specialized needs of the Department of Defense and civilian government agencies by supporting such mission-critical applications as intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance, airborne, communications-on-the-move and maritime communications worldwide.
According to the Super 75 Defense Systems’ article, iGT’s position on the list “is where it really gets interesting because it’s populated with companies that are specialists in their fields, and provide key systems found few other places.”
“iGT’s secure satellite-based voice, video and data applications with anytime and anywhere connectivity in the air, at sea and on land have made a difference in force protection, logistics, situational awareness, disaster recovery and emergency response in 2012,” said John Ratigan, President, iGT. “iGT’s broadband capabilities enable the connectivity to provide remote units with quick broadband IP network capability from the field.”
About iDirect Government Technologies (iGT)
iDirect Government Technologies (iGT), a wholly owned subsidiary of VT iDirect, Inc., delivers secure satellite-based voice, video and data applications with anytime and anywhere connectivity in the air, at sea and on land. iGT’s advanced satellite IP solutions are used for critical ISR, airborne, maritime and COTM communications to support force protection, logistics, situational awareness, disaster recovery and emergency response. Building on more than 15 years of global satellite communications experience, iGT provides the most bandwidth-efficient, scalable and highly-secure platform to meet specialized applications of multiple federal, state and local government agencies, including the Department of Defense, both domestically and abroad. iGT is headquartered in Herndon, Virginia.
For more information, please visit http://www.idirectgt.com/.