IMT Vislink Receives $2.3 Million Contract


U.S. Sports Association Orders Live Video Transmission Systems

xG Technology, Inc. (“xG” or the “Company”) (Nasdaq: XGTI, XGTIW), whose IMT Vislink brands are recognized as the global leaders in live video communications in the broadcast, law enforcement and defense markets, today announced that its IMT Vislink business has been awarded a $2.3 million contract to supply live video transmission equipment to a major professional U.S. sports association. The order includes the supply of HD transmitters and multi-channel receive systems installed in arenas and configured to capture and distribute live images of in-game action.

James Walton, president of IMT, Ltd, said, "We are pleased to have been chosen to supply our equipment to this association. Our systems have been designed from the ground up to deliver reliable, high-quality video that meets the stringent broadcasting requirements for live televised sporting events."

For decades, IMT Vislink wireless video technology has been trusted to cover some of the most challenging and high-profile international sporting events, including the World Cup, London Marathon, 24 Hours of Le Mans, America's Cup Sailing, Formula E, World Wingsuit League, professional soccer matches and championship golf tournaments. IMT Vislink has also developed a longstanding relationship with MotoGP, the premier motorcycle racing series in the world. In addition to providing onboard systems for MotoGP, Vislink is also the official supplier of all RF communications.


About xG Technology, Inc.

xG Technology’s IMT and Vislink brands are recognized as the global leaders in live video communications and are trusted suppliers to tier-1 customers in broadcast/sports/entertainment, and law enforcement/public safety/defense markets. Their products are recognized for outstanding performance, reliability and build quality, extended operating ranges and compact form factors. In the broadcast, sports and entertainment sectors, IMT and Vislink provide high-definition communication links to reliably capture, transmit and manage live event footage. In the law enforcement, public safety & defense markets, IMT and Vislink provide secure video communications and mission-critical solutions to local, national and international agencies and organizations.