Global RadioData Communication Ltd is to supply its rucksack based communications solution, Scytale, to the WelComE Service which is operated by Airbus Defence and Space. The Scytale package provides flexible, reliable and cost effective communications in areas where no existing network is in place. Housed in a rugged, Peli backpack and weighing approximately 10 kilograms, Scytale provides a rapidly deployable private, VoIP and data network.
The WelComE (Welfare Communications Everywhere) service is responsible for the provision of welfare communication services to UK MoD deployed personnel and will be celebrating its 15 year anniversary in October this year.
WelComE provides entitled UK MoD service personnel on the frontline with the ability to keep in touch with family and friends back home, wherever they are depoyed in the world through a range of publically funded communication services.
“We are very pleased that the WelComE Service has selected the Scytale solution to provide communications as part of its welfare offering. Our service personnel do a fantastic job in the most demanding of environments all over the world and it makes everyone at GRC proud to know that our Scytale solution can help provide a much needed link back home.” – Jeremy Habberley, Head of Business Development for GRC
“GRC worked with us to provide exactly the right solution for our specific requirements. The flexibility of the Scytale solution means we now offer a more extensive portfolio of reliable welfare communication services from anywhere in the world.” – Kim Stevenson, Welcome Service Manager