VSAT Support Blog

10 April 2019
Rendition of space junk surrounding Earth. Photo: ESA.

Debris: The Plastic of the Sky

Rendition of space junk surrounding Earth. Over recent months, there has been a sudden wave of public awareness relating to the massive and growing problem of […]
3 April 2019
Satellite view of North America at night

Amazon Plans to Launch 3,236 LEO Satellites

Amazon is joining the race to provide broadband internet access around the globe via thousands of satellites in low Earth orbit, newly uncovered filings show. The […]
27 March 2019
SES Networks provides connection

The Ritz-Carlton Yacht Collection to Provide Luxury Connectivity Experience Powered by SES Networks

SES Networks’ Signature Maritime Solution to offer unmatched connectivity at sea aboard custom-built luxury yachts SES Networks will be providing an innovative, fully-managed hybrid broadband connectivity […]
20 March 2019

Astro Live Experiences Brings New Space Closer to People

In 2001, the night sky was lit up by an extraordinary meteor shower. The Leonid meteors were so prolific that this shower became the most active […]
13 March 2019
Lockheed Martin's nanosatellite bus, the LM 50, will host the first SmartSat-enabled missions set for delivery this year. Photo: Lockheed Martin

Lockheed Martin Accelerates Transition to Software-Defined Space

Lockheed Martin’s nanosatellite bus, the LM 50, will host the first SmartSat-enabled missions set for delivery this year. Aerospace manufacturer Lockheed Martin will integrate its new software-defined satellite […]
6 March 2019
Artist's rendition of an Earth station with High Throughput Satellite (HTS) data flow. Photo: Shutterstock/ PPM-ViaLite

Turning Space Data into Smart Insights

Artist’s rendition of an Earth station with High Throughput Satellite (HTS) data flow. Today, big data is being collected thousands of miles up in space by […]
28 February 2019
Telefonica CEO José María Álvarez-Pallete López. Photo: Telefonica

Mobile World Congress: Telco’s Look to AI and 5G

Telefonica CEO José María Álvarez-Pallete López speaking at Mobile World Congress. The rise and rise of Artificial Intelligence (AI) was at the heart of many keynote […]
22 February 2019
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Satellite Manufacturing in the State of Transition

Satellite manufacturing might be somewhat in limbo right now as operators look to see how the upcoming mega-constellations change the world of satellite communications. For manufacturers, […]
13 February 2019
illustration of space-borne equivalent of tow trucks finding and rescuing satellite

Stanford develops an AI navigation system for a future satellite ‘tow truck’

Stanford researchers are developing an AI-powered navigation system to direct spaceborne ‘tow trucks’ designed to restart or remove derelict satellites circling aimlessly in graveyard orbits. A […]