MELBOURNE, Fla., Dec. 17 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Harris Corporation
(NYSE: HRS), an international communications and information technology
company, has finalized an agreement with Voyant International Corporation to
license its software-defined radio technology for an aviation broadband
initiative. Voyant (OTC Bulletin Board: VOYT), a provider of in-flight,
broadband connectivity solutions for the commercial airline industry, had
signed a letter of intent with Harris on March 11, 2008.
Under the agreement, Harris is licensing its software-defined radio (SDR)
technology to Voyant to support broadband-dependent activities during
commercial flight, including accessing the Internet and private intranets,
transferring files, and using wireless handheld devices.
Voyant is a media and technology holding company focused on bringing
innovative technologies, media assets, and strategic partnerships together to
deliver next-generation commercial and consumer solutions to empower, enhance
and enrich the digital world. The company works with strategic partners in
the technology and entertainment sectors to locate, partner with, and acquire
complementary technologies and media assets that position the company in the
value chain from content creation to direct distribution to the consumer.
More information on Voyant can be found at http://www.voyant.net.
About Harris Corporation
Harris is an international communications and information technology
company serving government and commercial markets in more than 150 countries.
Headquartered in Melbourne, Florida, the company has annual revenue of $5.4
billion and 16,000 employees - including nearly 7,000 engineers and
scientists. Harris is dedicated to developing best-in-class assured
communications(R) products, systems, and services. Additional information
about Harris Corporation is available at www.harris.com.
SOURCE Harris Corporation