VSAT Support Blog

21 September 2018

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, arguing it was better for […]
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 […]
21 June 2018
Artist’s rendition of SES Network’s O3b mPower constellation. Credit: SES.

More Satellites, Spectrum, Orbital Slots for SES O3b Constellation

SES says its constellation of medium Earth orbit O3b satellites now has the ability to expand from an equatorial system to a global system thanks to […]