Gilat Satellite Networks Ltd.
Gilat Satellite Networks Ltd. is engaged in the provision of satellite-based broadband communications solutions and services. It operates through the following segments: Commercial, Defense, and Services. The Commercial segment provides satellite-based connectivity solutions for enterprises and service providers such as oil and gas, cellular backhaul, banking and finance, retail, electronic government, digital satellite news gathering, rural communication, maritime, and mobile satellite television. The Defense segment develops and markets mobile satellite-on-the-move solutions which provide next generation solid state power amplifiers and modems for the defense and security industries. The Services segment provides network and satellite-based services for rural telephony and internet access solutions. The company was founded by Yoel Gat, Gideon Kaplan, Amiram Levinberg, Joshua Levinberg, and Shlomo Tirosh in 1987 and is headquartered in Petah Tikva, Israel.