Newest Networks Now for the Military

By Rita Boland, SIGNAL Magazine

Faster and fastest data rates are preparing to roll out.

As commercial carriers around the globe begin to offer 4G networks to customers, the U.S. government is looking for similar capabilities in its organizations. A pioneering project is scheduled to move onto the battlefield soon to provide disadvantaged users with 3G capabilities for intelligence dissemination, but even as that moves forward, the next-generation wireless capability will become available. Read More

Executive Spotlight: Cal Shintani, Oceus SVP And Chief Growth Officer

Cal Shintani is senior vice president and chief growth officer at Oceus Networks, where he was appointed earlier this year to oversee business development, capture, proposals and sales.

The 30-year military and industry veteran also is responsible for the company’s mergers and acquisitions activity.
He recently caught up with ExecutiveBiz to discuss the role of commercial technology in government, how he helps the company’s engineers deliver that technology and the company’s plans for pilot projects this year. Read More