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April 5th, 2014
 
 
Arianespace—Fueling Around (Launch Preparations)
[SatNews] Arianespace is maintaining its rapid-paced mission planning in 2014 as preparations move ahead for the next flight—a light-lift Vega launch, which is to orbit the...
 
Interorbital Systems—Flight Milestone In Mojave (Launch)
[SatNews] At 12:15 on March 29, 2014, Interorbital Systems’ Common Propulsion Module Test Vehicle (CPM TV) thundered off...
 
Envivio—Technology Showcase + Demos @ NAB 2014 (Event—Of SatBroadcasting™ Interest)
[SatNews] Envivio (NASDAQ: ENVI) has announced a new multiprocessor software approach for real-time 4K Ultra HD HEVC (H.265) compression using Envivio Muse(tm)...
 
LiveU, Network Innovations + Inmarsat—Technology Showcase + BGAN Bound @ NAB 2014 (Event—SatBroadcasting™)
[SatNews] LiveU and Network Innovations (formerly GMPCS), a provider of satellite services, have announced that LiveU’s LU-Lite live video transmission software is now...
 
Streambox—Technology Showcase @ NAB 2014 (Event—Of SatBroadcasting™ Interest)
[SatNews] Streambox will be demonstrating Streambox ACT-L3 4K hardware and software...
 
SES + Panasonic—Technology Showcase @ SES Industry Days (Event—SatBroadcasting™)
SatNews] SES (NYSE Euronext Paris and Luxembourg Stock Exchange: SESG) and Panasonic have presented the world’s first TV set with integrated SAT>IP technology at...
 
Here's Looking @ Earth—An Island Eater (Imagery—NASA)
[SatNews] In November 2013, a seafloor volcano in the western Pacific Ocean spewed enough material to rise above the water line—the new island, or Niijima, sprouted...
 
ATK + L-3 Cincinnati Electronics—Getting All Stressed Out (Booster Avionics)
[SatNews] ATK’s (NYSE: ATK) booster avionics, which serve as the central nervous system for NASA’s Space Launch System (SLS) powerful twin solid rockets, are...
 
CPI—Technology Showcase @ NAB 2014 (Event—SATCOM)
[SatNews] CPI will presenting several products during their stay at the upcoming NAB 2014 event in Las Vegas, Nevada, from...
 
Thomson Video Networks + Broadcom—Technology Showcase @ NAB 2014 (Event—SatBroadcasting™)
[SatNews] At the 2014 NAB Show, Thomson Video Networks and Broadcom will demonstrate delivery of 4K Ultra HD (UHD) broadcast streams for next-generation satellite, cable, and...
 
DARPA—Phoenix Primes Phase II Program Presentations (Satellites)
[SatNews] The process of designing, developing, building and deploying satellites is long...
 
Boeing + Smithsonian Air & Space Museum—Delivering Dollars (Business)
[SatNews] Boeing [NYSE: BA] will make a $30 million donation to the Smithsonian’s National Air and Space Museum to support education work, new exhibits and the first ...
 
Triveni Digital—Technology Showcase + Demos @ NAB 2014 (Event—Of SatBroadcasting™ Interest)
[SatNews] Triveni Digital has launched StreamScope® MT-50, an enhanced version of the company's real-time DTV transport stream analysis and troubleshooting tool...
 
Verimatrix—Technology Showcase + Presentations @ NAB 2014 (Event—Of SatBroadcasting™ Interest)
[SatNews] The Verimatrix team will be present at this important event to illustrate how its flagship, award winning Video Content Authority System (VCAS(tm)) solutions address the ...
 
IHS—Technology Meetings @ NAB 2014 (Event—Analysis | Reports — Of SatBroadcasting™ Interest)
[SatNews] Culminating a dramatic six-year period of growth, the global market for professional broadcast equipment and services reached $63 billion in 2013, up 52 percent ...
 
ViXS Systems + Envivio—Technology Showcase + Demos @ NAB 2014 (Event—Of SatBroadcasting™ Interest)
[SatNews] ViXS Systems Inc. (TSX:VXS) has announced that Envivio will employ the ViXS XCode 6400 System-on-Chip (SoC) as a set-top box (STB) client to decode and ...
 
Intelsat, BT Group, Ericsson, Sony + Newtec—Technology Showcase + Demos @ NAB 2014 (Event—SatBroadcasting™—4K)
[SatNews] Intelsat S.A. (NYSE: I) has joined with partners BT Group Plc (NYSE: BT), Ericsson (NASDAQ: ERIC), Sony (NYSE: SNY) and Newtec to demonstrate the next iteration of a true 4K Ultra High Definition Television (4K UHDTV), end-to-end video transmission over satellite to...
 
PSSI Global Services—Moving On Up, Ball Hired (Business—SatBroadcasting™)
[SatNews] PSSI Global Services LLC (PSSI) has hired Rick Ball, a satellite industry veteran and a leader in mobile, digital satellite...