US GSA Authorizes EION Broadband Wireless Products for Purchase

EION Wireless, a global provider of broadband wireless and WiMAX and communications products, is pleased to announce that the U.S. General Services Administration (GSA) has authorized its broadband wireless products for purchasing by federal agencies. The GSA contract, No. GS35F0021P is in the name of EION’s VAR Channel Partner, Firstworld USA Inc. D/B/A Terminal Exchange Systems.

The inclusion of the VIP 110-24 2.4 GHz and Ultima3 5.8 GHz radios by the GSA means that these products may be purchased by federal government departments without submitting to the standard bidding process. This categorization by the GSA attests to the quality and reliability of products offered by EION Wireless; and the customer support, training and technical service excellence supplied by Terminal Exchange Systems.

Terminal Exchange Systems, EION’s Channel Partner based in Boston MA, has trained engineers on staff ready to help with the evaluation and application of this technology. Through Terminal Exchange Systems, government agencies can deploy these products for diverse government applications such as security, video surveillance, remote community connectivity and wireless sensor networks.

“The acceptance of the VIP and Ultima3 by the GSA is another milestone in EION’s strategic initiative to pursue opportunities in the public sector,” said EION CEO Kalai Kalaichelvan. “Federal agencies are a perfect match for EION’s advanced wireless bridges as this technology will allow them to solve a variety of communication problems.”

EION Wireless products are used by businesses, telecom service providers, governments and enterprises to deliver effective, economic and secure high-speed wireless communications solutions. EION specializes in creating products that enable high-speed Internet access, VoIP, data network extensions, and wireless data and telephony backhaul.

About EION Wireless
EION Wireless, a division of EION Inc., is a global provider of Broadband Wireless Access products that enable effective, economic and secure wireless high-speed communications solutions. EION is a Principal Member of the WiMAX Forum with several thousand broadband wireless installations; EION Wireless is committed to providing standardized, interoperable products based on 802.16 standards. The company’s licensed and unlicensed frequency products are used by wireless ISPs, private network operators, and remote rural networks and in voice and data backhaul applications to solve last mile challenges. EION Wireless works with more than 165 worldwide channel partners to support its diverse global customer base.

About Terminal Exchange Systems
Terminal Exchange Systems (TES) was established in 1984 to service the PC requirements of the Boston academic circuit. TES has since grown their business to provide a complete line of products and services for the MIS and Internet needs of the business community through partnerships and strategic alliances with some of the most recognized technology corporations in the industry. Through training, resources and certification, provides its customers with an experience that is not only painless, but congruent with the speed and vision of today’s technology savvy organizations.