Recent Systems News
Lockheed Martin Successfully Tests Design Changes Of Orion's Fairing Separation System
"Tests like this help ensure it will work right the first time and every time.”—Mike Hawes, V.P. + Program Manager, Orion, Lockheed Martin.
DEV Systemtechnik Has Product Debut Plans For IBC2015
“Our new 8² L-Band Matrix Switch offers stronger RF performance with the best cost-performance ratio in the smallest form factor."—Jörg Schmidt, Managing Director, DEV Systemtechnik.
Making Assets Of Themselves... RR Media @ IBC2015
Additionally, RR Media will also showcase new and advanced viewer engagement and monetization capabilities that are made possible using the solaRR platform.
Arianespace's Upcoming Vega Push Is Underway As Two Zerofire Stages Arrive In French Guiana
The mission to loft LISA Pathfinder is designated Flight VV06 in Arianespace's launcher family numbering system, and will be the sixth Vega launch from the Spaceport since its introduction.
Harris Brings Their Expertise To The Small Satellite Conference...
At this show, Harris will be showing their perfect fit for smallsats—HyperCube, which is a smaller version of the Cross Track Infrared Sounder.
Acoustic Array For Micro Drones To Be Supplied By Microflown AVISA
Microflown AVISA is an active member of several NATO INDUSTRY ADVISORY GROUPS dealing with the threats of low, small and slow flying autonomous airborne platforms.
Thomson Video Networks Integrated Receiver/Decoder Family To Launch @ IBC2015
When the channel lineup is growing, they can simply add a new module — and they can use any combination of descrambler or decoder modules to address all use cases."—Stéphane Cloirec, Director, Product Management, Thomson Video Networks.
The Maritime Industry Obtains A New Fleet Management System From McMurdo
"I can also now track my vessels anywhere, even on my iPhone when I’m away from the office."—W.D. “Butch” Bazer, Operations Manager, Aries Marine.
A Successful Two Years For India's Insat-3D Satellite
The main objective of the Insat-3D mission is to provide high quality observations for monitoring and prediction of weather events as well as for the study of climate.
Creech AFB Airmen Show Off The RPA MQ-1 Predator In Canada
"We wanted to show everyone that the plane is not 'unmanned' and it takes a lot of manpower in every stage of operating the aircraft."—2nd Lt. Joel, 11th Reconnaissance Squadron Chief of Intelligence, U.S.A.F.
Helping To Simplify IIoT Apps Is WI-NEXT's New End Node Digital
"Wi-NEXT solution has the capacity to enable value-added services such as predictive maintenance, energy efficiency audits, and usage reports."—Armando Pereira, CEO, Wi-NEXT.
The Total Systems Strategy From Albis Elcon To Be Presented @ IBC2015
At the heart of each Albis Elcon solution are the company's SceneGate™ set-top boxes (STBs), which support a variety of traditional (e.g., IPTV, broadcast television, and VOD) and value-added services (e.g., OTT, interactive content, and media sharing).
Pay-TV Solutions From Viaccess•Orca On Display @ IBC2015
Viaccess-Orca will demonstrate how service providers can quickly address critical market changes to shape the ultimate content experience on every screen—ahead of the competition.
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.
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.
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.
MSG-4 Turned Over To EUMETSAT
The release of the first image generated by the SEVIRI imager on board MSG-4 in some eight days will be an important milestone.
The World’s First Combustion Free, Externally-Powered, Space Launch Thruster Successfully Tested By Escape Dynamics
“Our recent tests are a major step forward in the continued advancement of our externally-powered high Isp thruster and validation of our efforts to change the manner of orbital launches.”—Richard F. Schaden, co-founder + Chairman of the Board, Escape Dynamics.
Into West Africa Goes Comtech EF Data SATCOM Equipment
A major GSM operator in West Africa will use the equipment to support the expansion of its satellite-based GSM backhaul.