Current Satellite News
July 28th, 2015
Now Entering The Arianespace Clean Room — Galileo #9 + #10
Galileo is the European satellite navigation initiative that will provide high-quality positioning, navigation and timing services to users across the world through a constellation of 24 satellites and six spares, as well as associated ground infrastructure.
HISPASAT's 12th Year... Magic Route To The Emeralds + Critical Need For SatCom Connection
The advanced services and technological solutions show the advantages of satellites for transmitting information to remote areas with geographic obstacles.
SAIT Communications Is Being Acquired By SpeedCast International Limited
With this acquisition, we are expanding our presence in major and fast growing maritime markets in southern Europe."—Pierre-Jean Beylier, CEO, SpeedCast.
Advanced Comms + SatBroadcasting™ Advances Agreement Signed By RSC Energia + RSCC
"Our cooperation will serve the objective of further development of Russia’s infrastructure of satellite communications and broadcasting.”—Vladimir Solntsev, President, Energia.
Globecast In The Bike Saddle Sees A Sea Of Yellow From Utrecht to Paris ... Covers 2015 Tour de France
was designed to handle the feeds from the five motorcycles and two helicopters out on the course.... In total, there were 27 HD satellite feeds each day using four satellites.
TeleCommunication Systems Awarded $14.2 Million... DISA Extends Task Order For U.S. Marine Corps' Tactical Satellite Communications Network
The U.S. General Services Administration and DISA are managing this procurement through the $2.6 billion Custom SATCOM Solutions (CS2) contract vehicle
Trends To Be Identified By Creative Spaces Leaders @ CASBAA's Fast Track 2015 Event
The event includes conference panels, discussion and Q&A, and networking events.
Seven SMD Packages From Vishay Intertechnology Provide MLCC Space-Level Reliability
To receive MIL-PRF-123 qualification, the MLCCs released passed 4,000 hours of life testing at 125 degrees Celsius at twice the rated voltage.
Thomson Video Networks Has A Boost In Store During IBC2015For ViBE Encoders
"These latest software releases take that commitment forward by delivering outstanding compression efficiency gains for broadcast, including DTH satellite, IPTV, cable, and DTTV, as well as for multi-screen delivery."—Christophe Delahousse, President, Thomson Video Networks.
New Website Debuts For XCOR
“Both the cost and pace of research flights in the current suborbital market made it impossible for most customers to engage in a meaningful pace of research in suborbital space.”—Jay Gibson, CEO, XCOR.
Video Over IP Distribution Demos Will Be Exterity's Plan For IBC2015
Our systems can scale to support large numbers of channels and multiple end user devices without compromising system performance, flexibility or network availability.”—Colin Farquhar, CEO, Exterity.
Imagine Dragons Uses More Than Smoke + Mirrors ... Takes Fans Streaming On The Road w/ Telestream® Wirecast
"The band is always looking for ways to connect to fans on a personal level..."
On The Short List For A CSI Award @ IBC2015 Is Vimond Media Solutions
The Vimond Platform is a suite of software applications and tools that help content owners, broadcasters, and content distributors manage their video services and publish with full control and efficiency on any device.
Billion Presents Their M2M Technologies @ Mobile World Congress Shanghai 2015
"We deliver secure, reliable wireless connectivity to places where were not possible to reach with the traditional infrastructure."—William Lee, Sr. Product Line Manager, Networking Division, Billion.