May 2, 2019 — Comtech Telecommunications Corp.’s (NASDAQ:CMTL) Santa
Clara, California-based subsidiary, Comtech Xicom Technology, Inc.
(“Xicom”), which is part of Comtech’s Commercial Solutions segment,
announced that it is ISO 9001:2015 certified.
Xicom was founded in 1991 and has since flourished to become a world
leading supplier of satellite communications uplink power amplifiers.
Quality management is a key aspect of Xicom’s continuing success. With
the support of an ongoing 27-year relationship with independent
assessment provider Lloyd’s Register (previously, “LRQA”), Xicom has
made an important move to maintain its status as a quality leader by
earning ISO certification 9001:2015, the international global quality
management system standard.
Xicom’s focus on customers, innovation and quality has driven consistent
growth and resulted in a tremendous breadth of products and a reputation
for excellence. “Our product innovation and process improvements are a
direct result of our rigorous attention to quality,” said Mark
Schmeichel, Senior Vice President and General Manager of Xicom.
Mark Schmeichel went on to say, “At Xicom, we recognize that this
achievement is not a standalone accomplishment. Through being certified
to ISO 9001:2015 and complying with its guidelines and strategies, Xicom
has linked customer satisfaction with technological prowess and quality
management systems measurement, monitoring and improvements, to ensure
new and existing products are developed and maintained in a consistent
and focused structure.”
Located in Santa Clara, CA, Xicom has a 47,000-sq. ft. plant housing a
broad, highly-capable engineering team. Xicom has become the go-to power
amplifier provider for integrators and satcom service providers needing
to meet their greatest challenges. ISO 9001:2015 certification has
validated Xicom’s quality management system on multiple fronts. In
particular, the 2015 revision of the standard provides for improved
production processes and better operational efficiency.
Comtech Xicom Technology, Inc., a world leader in high-power amplifiers,
manufactures a wide variety of tube-based and solid-state power
amplifiers for military and commercial satellite uplink applications.
The product range encompasses power levels from 8 W to 3 kW, with
frequency coverage in sub-bands within the 2 GHz to 52 GHz spectrum.
Amplifiers are available for fixed and ground-based, ship-board, and
airborne mobile applications. Please visit www.xicomtech.com
for more information.
Comtech Telecommunications Corp. designs, develops, produces and markets
innovative products, systems and services for advanced communications
solutions. The Company sells products to a diverse customer base in the
global commercial and government communications markets.
Certain information in this press release contains statements that are
forward-looking in nature and involve certain significant risks and
uncertainties. Actual results could differ materially from such
forward-looking information. The Company’s Securities and Exchange
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