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High-Power Amplifier (HPA) Configuration Selection

High Power Amplifier configuration is one of the most important decisions for Satellite Communication (SATCOM) systems. This paper will explore the pros and cons of using a Variable Phase Combiner (VPC) or a traditional waveguide switching configuration. While a VPC can provide double the power but not necessarily for double the price, a traditional 1:1 redundant system has its own advantages; and both have drawbacks. [...]

Envistacom Boasts Record Revenue, Fortifies Communications Capabilities and Innovation Initiatives

ATLANTA, Ga., March 7, 2018 – Envistacom today announced that it captured record revenue in 2017, nearly doubling revenue year over year, with the company positioned to exceed more than 2000 percent growth in revenue since its founding in 2011. A core driver of the Georgia-based defense contractor’s exponential growth is the Envistacom Innovation Center, which offers strategic support as an innovation and rapid-prototyping facility [...]

Envistacom Unveils Innovation Center, Bolstering Support for U.S. Department of Defense (DoD)

Envistacom Unveils Innovation Center, Bolstering Support for U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) Georgia-based research & development center expands communications and counterterrorism capabilities for one of the states’ fastest-growing companies DULUTH, Ga. Dec. 5, 2017 – Envistacom today unveiled its innovation center, enhancing the company’s communications and counterterrorism capabilities that support deployed warfighters and allied forces stationed in some of the most austere locations in the [...]

The Software-Defined Data Center

The Software-Defined Datacenter (SDDC) is all the buzz in the IT community.  It takes virtualization to the next level by condensing the datacenter footprint even further.  When the practice of server virtualization began, system administrators took a robust server and installed a hypervisor on it, usually VMWare.  In this example, multiple servers of various operating systems could be installed on one physical server.  However, this [...]

Centralizing GPU Compute

In this post, we’ll explore the topic of centralizing the graphics processing unit (GPU) compute within a virtual desktop infrastructure (VDI) environment hosted on blade servers.  Typical problems are addressed in both decentralized and centralized environments.  Available technology is then examined to determine if it can resolve the problems. Problem #1 – Inefficient Dedicated Workstations Organizations often purchase expensive physical workstations to support power users [...]

The Benefits of VMWare Horizon View for Virtual Desktops

Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI) introduces a way to manage user desktop and application environments with fewer resources, increased manageability, performance, and security. Organizations no longer need an expensive physical workstation for each user. Workstations can be replaced with inexpensive zero or thin clients. VDI virtualizes the physical workstation that users access through a remote desktop protocol. Management of physical desktops has always been expensive and [...]

Envistacom Claims Spot as Prime Contractor on U.S. Army Contract Vehicle Representing a $480 Million Five-year Opportunity

Envistacom Claims Spot as Prime Contractor on U.S. Army Contract Vehicle Representing a $480 Million Five-year Opportunity Atlanta-based defense contractor announces sixth major prime IDIQ contract vehicle win at the 2017 DoDIIS Worldwide Conference August 15, 2017 LOUIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Today at the 2017 DoDIIS Worldwide Conference, Envistacomannounced it has been selected by the U.S. Army as a prime contractor to compete for task orders under the Army Contracting [...]

Envistacom Awarded $10 Million Five-year Contract by U.S. Army to Manage Tactical Communications, Operations for Deployed Warfighters

ATLANTA, Ga., August 9, 2017 – Envistacom today announced it was awarded a $10 million five-year contract by U.S. Army Contracting Command - Aberdeen Proving Ground (ACC-APG) to provide mission-critical communications and operations support to the U.S. Army 2nd Theater Signal Brigade and 102nd Strategic Signal Battalion. The contract was issued as a delivery order via the Global Tactical Advanced Communications Systems and Support (GTACS) contract vehicle by Ft. Huachuca contracting activity. Under this contract, Envistacom will deliver strategic communications systems support for the Enterprise Satellite Communications (SATCOM) Gateway Facility located at Landstuhl (ESG-L) Germany, [...]

EVC selected as third fastest growing company in Georgia’s mid-market!

Envistacom has been honored as the third fastest growing company in Georgia’s mid-market by The Association for Corporate Growth (ACG). This marks our second year in a row to be honored as one of Georgia’s fastest growing companies (last year we ranked #9), an achievement we simply could not achieve without the hard work and dedication of our employees.