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November 12th, 2014
 
 
For African Children: Avanti Connected Education Rolls Out
“Our ‘Connect-Develop-Sustain’ strategy uniquely addresses the numerous challenges facing decision makers within the Education sector across Africa."
 
Es’hailSat Bests the Competition @ 2014 Arab Satellite Broadcasting Union and BroadcastPro Middle East Awards
To be recognized as 'the best' by your industries' peers is quite a compliment, and so it was for...
 
A Boeing First—Two 702SP Satellites Now Mated
Two satellites are now in a stacked configuration in preparation for the first-ever conjoined satellite launch.
 
SES + Samsung Celebrate a First...Intense Clarity w/ Ultra HD Concert Broadcast from Germany
[SatNews] ...world’s first live concert to be broadcast via satellite encoded in the HEVC standard with a resolution of 3840 x 2160 pixels, 50 frame per second and a colour depth of 10 bit.
 
Beam Communications' Docking Stations Find Approval With Inmarsat
The four docking stations are for maritime, vehicular, in-building as well as a low cost universal solution.
 
CommunicAsia2015 and EnterpriseIT2015 Future-Proof the Connected World
New thematic cluster — NXT Connected Lifestyle will cover Smart living, wearables, 3D printing, connected cars, and unified communications and collaboration.
 
NSR Delves Into The Impacts Of UAS On SATCOM
This report analyzes the civilian and military UAS markets for both HALE and MALE platforms, in terms of the growth in their number of airframes, in-service SATCOM terminals, revenues, and capacity demand by frequency bands.
 
High Performance + Quick Response Time Sells VSATs Into LATAM for Advantech Wireless
The S4120 from Advantech Wireless offers powerful connectivity directly to the LAN/WAN environment or directly to a host computer.
 
Kuala Lumpur Location For GVF's O&G Conference
A total of “100-plus delegates have already registered to join the event sponsors...
 
Connectivity Clarifications By EMC @ AfricaCom 2014
More than 9,000 attendees and 350 exhibiting companies attend the event each year at the Cape Town International Convention Center...
 
Keysight Technologies Sallying Forth With Several Service Solutions
“The need for these services was reinforced when a large U.S. aerospace/defense prime contractor awarded Keysight with a $25M, five-year contract..."
 
Onlime + Romantis Get To The Hub Of The Matter
"In our business no one solution fits all and there is a need for different technologies to support services delivered over C-, Ku-, Ka-, or other bands..."
 
Opticomm-EMCORE All Prepped + Ready To Demo @ CCW-SATCON 2014
Present and accounted for at CCW-SATCON 2014...
 
Having A VSAT Hand In Hydrocarbon Fleet Comms For SpeedCast
“This agreement extends our presence in the energy sector, in the Egypt market, as well as in the larger Middle East/Africa region.”
 
Express AM6 Visits To Provide African DTH Coverage Via RSCC + Romantis SatBroadcasting™ Tech
“Based on the use of RSCC Express-AM6 spacecraft capacity, this project is a pioneering effort for the African continent."
 
DARPA Is POD'ling Along To Foster Hosted Payload Capabilities
DARPA’s Phoenix program has shared its Hosted POD Assembly Interface Control Document.
 
BeiDou Satellite Ground Station Build Expected In The Antarctic By China
The Australian Strategic Policy Institute has warned of pressures on demilitarization of the frozen south, in part caused by developments such as satellite systems.
 
Northrop Grumman To Reveal Technologies For Cyber Ops @ MilCis2014 In Australia
"MilCIS provides an opportunity for us to demonstrate our breadth of military communications and information systems to our customers, academia and industry partners."
 
NASA...Iceland's Hot Tempered Volcano Shakes + Spreads Molten Rock to Area Larger than New York's Manhattan Island
[SatNews] The ground has shaken with more than 700 earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or stronger; at least 60 have been above magnitude 5.0.
 
MNOs Can Now Be In Receipt Of Gilat's Sat-Cell-Hybrid Terminal
"By combining the latest satellite and cellular technologies, Libra allows MNOs to extend their reach..."
 
SATCON 2014  Crystal Solutions Offers Customers Crystal Clear Metadata and Carrier ID Solutions 
CEO Roger Franklin talks interference and metadata analysis solutions.
 
The Handler For Sky Go Is SES Platform Services
“Sky Deutschland has emphasized its strength in innovation by launching Sky Online."
 
ABS Appoints New Managing Director of the Americas...
[SatNews] She comes with much experience, and now will use her expertise in this new appointment.
 
Hughes + Multi-State Fleet Response Working Group... Disasters Bring them Closer... One Common Goal
  ...allowing responders to more accurately locate operational commercial facilities offering food, gas, accommodation and medical supplies.