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June 18th, 2014
 
 
HISPASAT + BBVA Route Expedition—Comms Source For Sourcing The Amazon (SATCOM)
[SatNews] HISPASAT will provide satellite communications for the members of the BBVA Route expedition, which will be heading toward Peru this year...
 
Thales Alenia Space + CNES—Adieu, COROT (Satellite)
[SatNews] The COROT scientific satellite ended its mission on June 17th, 2014, after more than seven-and-a-half years of...
 
Department of Defense (DoD)—Total Force Readiness Has Atrophied (Government)
[SatNews] While elements of the Air Force are always prepared to meet the country's readiness needs, total force readiness has deteriorated...
 
Agilent Technologies—Design Flow + Measurement, Open + In Real-Time (Analysis | Measurement)
[SatNews] Agilent Technologies Inc. (NYSE: A) has announced that the Agilent EEsof EDA W1462 SystemVue FPGA Architect now supports...
 
C-COM Satellite Systems—Coming In On The PROFIT 500... (Business)
[SatNews] C-COM Satellite Systems Inc., (TSXV: CMI) has been ranked number 449 on the 26th annual PROFIT 500, the definitive ranking...
 
NSR—Ultra HD TV Numbering In The Hundreds By 2023 (Analysis | Report}
[SatNews] NSR’s newly released Global Direct-to-Home (DTH) Markets, 7th Edition finds that by 2023, nearly 300 Ultra HD TV channels will be broadcast globally...
 
DigitalGlobe—Crowdsourcing Effort To Save The Forests In Hawai'i (Imagery)
[SatNews] In partnership with The Nature Conservancy, DigitalGlobe has activated its Tomnod crowdsourcing platform to help preserve Hawaii’s remaining native forests...
 
Thaicom + Nok Air—Airy Broadband (SATCOM)
[SatNews] Thaicom has become the first in the Asia Pacific (APAC) region to introduce commercial In-Flight Connectivity Services using...
 
SkyTrac Systems—Situational Awareness Brought Into The Mix (SATCOM—Aeornautical)
[SatNews] SkyTrac Systems has added a Notice to Airmen (NOTAMs) feature to their asset...
 
Scene Sharp USA + Flex Analytics—An Affinity For Image Fusion (Business—Imagery)
[SatNews] Scene Sharp(tm) USA has signed Flex Analytics as the first distributor of its Fuze Go(tm) universal image...
 
Broadcom + Globosat—Kicking The 2014 World Cup Into Ultra HD (SatBroadcasting™—Content)
[SatNews] Broadcom Corporation (NASDAQ: BRCM) has enabled live Ultra HD satellite broadcast of the 2014 World Cup in collaboration with Globosat, a multichannel cable and...
 
DigitalGlobe—A New Infusion Of Energy + Upcoming Webinar For O&G (SATCOM—Imagery)
[SatNews] DigitalGlobe, Inc. (NYSE: DGI) has now made available the first in a series of new commercial offerings for the energy market...
 
AsiaSat + EBU's... Live 2014 World Cup Matches On AsiaSat 5...Talk About Total 'Sport Saturation'  (SatTV)
[SatNews] ..."the mission is to defend the interests of public service media and to promote their indispensable contribution to modern society..."
 
EMORE Corporation + Space Systems/Loral—Power To The Programs (Solar Cells—Satellites)
[SatNews] EMCORE Corporation (Nasdaq:EMKR) has entered into a new long-term supply agreement with Space Systems/Loral, LLC (SSL) to manufacture and deliver...
 
Front Porch Digital + SingTel—LYNX'ing Up In The Cloud (Of SatBroadcasting™ Interest)
[SatNews] Front Porch Digital and SingTel have announced they will combine their skills and expertise to launch a new storage-as-a-service offering based on...
 
Open IPTV Forum + HbbTV Association—A Merging Of Info Forces (Of SatBroadcasting™¡ Interest)
[SatNews] The members of the Open IPTV Forum and the HbbTV Association have merged their future activities into a single organization within...
 
Pico Digital... Takes Headend Off The Rack And Puts In A Box...Thanks To Slots + Blades (SatBroadcasting™)
[SatNews] Each blade features eight tuners, which can either descramble one TV service or ...
 
Signalhorn + European Broadcasting Union—An Accord For The FIFA World Cup (Teleport)
[SatNews]  The European Broadcasting Union (EBU) has signed an agreement with Signalhorn to use the company’s Technical Center in Leuk, Switzerland, as part of the...
 
GVF, IRG—Presentations @ CommunicAsia2014 (Event—Training + Workshop)
[SatNews] If attending CommunicAsia2014, please plan on meeting the GVF training and certification team—stop by the GVF booth...
 
ViaSat...FCC Reports Exede® Number 1—Again...Delivers On Promises Super Speedy
[SatNews] The report measures actual service performance of fixed broadband subscribers...delivered approximately 140 percent of...
 
Teledyne Paradise Datacom—Technology Showcase + Q-FlexV Debut + A Gathering @ CommunicAsia2014 (Event—SATCOM)
[SatNews] Teledyne Paradise Datacom has launched their Q-FlexV(tm) broadcast satellite modem/modulator, a solution designed specifically for ASI and IP DVB video broadcasts—the company is exhibiting advancements...
 
ATCi Is A Hero...Flyaway Antenna Packages To Areas Under Extreme Conflict (SatBroadcasting™)
[SatNews] The package was designed ...to transmit ...video channel/s, from anywhere in the world to anywhere in the world.
 
Addvalue Technologies—Technology Showcase + Product Preview @ CommunicAsia2014 (Event—SATCOM)
[SatNews] Addvalue Technologies Ltd. has announced that its wholly-owned subsidiary, Addvalue Innovation Pte Ltd (“Addvalue”), will be previewing their Wideye(tm) iSavi(tm) for...
 
Agilent Technologies’ Modular-Based Reference Solution... Increases Number Of Antenna Measurements Per Second
[SatNews] Complete phased-array antennas can consist of thousands of individual transmit/receive modules.. calibrating them can take a considerable amount of time.
 
Emerging Markets Communications... 13 New Field Support Centers In Remote Areas = Total 48 (Business Moves)
[SatNews]  ..."to deliver communications solutions, faster and more efficiently, in remote areas, worldwide."