18 January 2019

Blockstream Launches Satellite API For Data Broadcast

Blockchain technology company Blockstream is launching the beta version of its Blockstream Satellite API, designed to help developers broadcast data via the company’s satellite network. The launch was […]
21 September 2018
Spengler

Major Satellite Operators Differ Over 5G

Intelsat CEO Steve Spengler (right) defended his company’s advocacy of a plan to transfer some C-band satellite spectrum to terrestrial operators for 5G use, arguing it […]
10 September 2018
Eutelsat headquarters in Paris, France. Photo: Eutelsat

Eutelsat Debuts Cirrus: A Hybrid Satellite OTT Solution

Eutelsat has unveiled a hybrid satellite-OTT delivery solution called Cirrus, which is designed to let broadcasters offer a seamless content experience across multiple screens. Eutelsat said […]
25 August 2018
NSSLGlobal Adds Iridium Certus

NSSLGlobal Adds Iridium Certus to its Maritime Portfolio

Award-winning global satcoms provider NSSLGlobal has signed a Service Provider agreement with Iridium Communications Inc. that will see NSSLGlobal offer the new Iridium Certus L-Band service as part of its […]
25 August 2018
Artist rendition of Aireon's global air traffic solution. Photo: Aireon

Aireon To Offer Free Space-Based Aircraft Tracking Service

A company establishing a global commercial aircraft-tracking service says it will offer a piece of that capability, free-of-charge, to all airlines equipped with automatic dependent surveillance-broadcast […]
7 July 2018
Nokia and AT&T to drive global IOT innovation

AT&T Exec on the Company’s IOT Connected Transportation Strategy

AT&T is stepping up its efforts in the connected transportation area after recently signing a deal with Honeyell, which will see Honeywell deploy AT&T Internet of Things (IOT) […]
7 July 2018
Installation of VSAT terminal at SAMES, Dili. Courtesy of Kacific Broadband Satellite.

Kacific to Connect Healthcare System in Timor-Leste

Remote and rural health clinics across Timor-Leste will soon be connected to high speed satellite internet, providing the Healthcare System access to newly launched AdenBox, an […]
7 July 2018
KT’s SKYSHIP platform has its namesake airship for searching survivors and alerting command during an emergency situation.

Skyship: KT’s New 5G Emergency Rescue Platform

South Korea’s largest telecommunications company, has unveiled a next-generation platform for disaster and safety management, in its latest effort to pioneer new businesses with its fifth-generation (5G) […]
7 July 2018
SES' Astra 3B satellite. Photo: SES

First SES 8K Broadcast Powered by Rohde & Schwarz Amplifier

SES relies on Rohde & Schwarz satellite uplink amplifier for first 8K TV transmission SES for the first time broadcast an 8K television signal via its […]