SatADSL leverages the cloud to enable new innovative business models for MNOs in Africa

Barcelona, Spain, and Brussels, Belgium, February 12, 2018 – SatADSL, a provider of professional VSAT services via satellite, today announced an innovative new service for Mobile Network Operators (MNOs) which will enable them to deliver satellite-based connectivity without investment in physical infrastructure. Utilizing SatADSL’s multi-band, technology-agnostic Cloud-based Service Delivery Platform (C-SDP), the solution allows MNOs to easily outsource their satellite services by providing, via the cloud, a complete OSS/BSS, carrier-grade, fully redundant platform. Initially, the offering will target MNOs in Africa, where terrestrial infrastructure remains limited due to vast rural…

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Newtec Appoints Steve Mills as Global VP Sales

Steve Mills has been appointed as Global VP Sales as Newtec’s growth increases for the fifth consecutive year SINT-NIKLAAS, Belgium, 2 November 2017. Newtec – a specialist in designing, developing and manufacturing equipment and technologies for satellite communications – today announced it has appointed Steve Mills to the position of Global VP Sales, as it continues to record year-on-year growth of 10 to 20%. The addition of Mills to the Newtec management team demonstrates the company’s continued expansion, with its latest results showing increased revenue across its core markets of…

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SatADSL launches first ever Cloud-based Satellite Delivery Platform and new Ka-band services

Cape Town, South Africa, and Brussels, Belgium, November 2, 2017 – SatADSL, a provider of professional VSAT services via satellite, today announced the availability of the industry’s first multi-hubs Cloud-based Satellite Delivery Platform (C-SDP), with C-, Ku- and Ka-band capability. The Service Provider has also revealed plans to launch new Ka-band services in South Africa and Zimbabwe in the first quarter of 2018 to complement its current Ku- and C-Band services. These will be extended to the rest of the African continent in the middle of 2018. Through SatADSL’s C-SDP,…

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Phasor Secures $16M Equity Funding Round

Strategic and Financial Investors join current Shareholders in oversubscribed financing round Washington D.C., October 30, 2017: Phasor Inc., the leading developer of commercial, phased array antenna systems for the growing wideband mobile broadband market, announced today that it has raised $16 million from a group of leading satellite communications mobility companies, financial investors and shareholders. This B-Round funding, which closed this summer, allows Phasor to advance commercialization of its first electronically steered antenna products, and to further develop next generation technologies for commercial passenger vehicles and the satellite operators and…

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Global MilSatCom 2017 sees record-breaking attendance for military delegation

SMi’s Group’s 19th annual Global MilSatCom is gearing up to be the most attended conference in its 19-year history. (LONDON, UK) SMi’s Global MilSatCom 2017 Conference & Exhibition will take place on 7-9 November at the Park Plaza Riverbank Hotel in London. There is an expected turnout of over 500 delegates from nations and organisations including Belgium, Brazil, Canada, Canada, China, Czech Republic, Denmark, Ethiopia, France, Germany, Ghana, Israel, Italy, Japan, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Nigeria, Norway, Poland, Singapore, South Korea, Spain, Sweden, Turkey, Ukraine, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, USA and…

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Iridium drives revenue through real-time controls with Openet’s Policy Manager

Openet’s policy solution has now been implemented by three satellite operators DUBLIN, Ireland – 3rd October 2017 – Openet, a global leader in the supply of real-time BSS (business support systems) and customer engagement systems, today announced that Iridium Communications (Nasdaq: IRDM) has implemented its Policy Manager solution. The solution, Openet’s third deployment with a satellite operator, will allow Iridium to drive revenue by imposing real-time controls on data consumption and time usage across its 66 low-Earth orbiting (LEO) cross-linked satellites. With the world’s largest commercial satellite constellation, Iridium provides…

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Phasor Announces Commercial Agreement with OmniAccess

Live off-satellite demonstration planned for Monaco Yacht Show and on-ship Beta trials to begin in H1 2018 Washington, D.C. and Palma de Mallorca, Spain, 26 September, 2017: Phasor, the pioneering developer of broadband flat panel, electronically steerable antenna (ESA) systems, announced today that the company has reached agreement with OmniAccess to become its commercial launch partner in the super yacht and related maritime broadband services markets. Phasor and OmniAccess will demonstrate the Phasor electronically steerable antenna (ESA) system at the upcoming Monaco Yacht Show. Beta trials will begin in early…

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Satellite Brings Australia’s Solar Car World Championship To Global Stage

Newtec, Network Innovations, VRT Sandbox and Pacific Live Media have teamed up to enable the Punch Powertrain Solar Team to live stream from the Australian outback. DARWIN, Australia, and IBC2017 Show, AMSTERDAM, the Netherlands, 18 September 2017. Satellite will be used to live stream interviews and backhaul action video clips of the Punch Powertrain Solar Team as they compete in the Bridgestone World Solar Challenge – a 3,000 km solar car race across the Australian outback from October 8, 2017 to October 12, 2017 – with Newtec, Network Innovations, VRT…

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Satellite Evolution Launch World’s First, Dedicated Satellite Industry Forum

The one-stop hub has been announced today at IBC Horsham, 14 September 2017. Satellite Evolution Group, the leading print and digital marketing platform for the satellite industry, has today announced the launch of the Satellite Industry Forum – the exclusive networking site dedicated to all things satellite. Designed to be a one-stop, easy-access hub for social networking, staying on top of the latest news and trends, and partaking in discussions on key topics, the forum will be an expansion to Satellite Evolution’s current market-leading satellite publications. “There is currently no…

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ETL Systems supplies equipment for new SES gateways

New Ka-band and Ku-band gateways utilise tailored ETL solutions Madley, UK. 15 August 2017: ETL Systems, a global designer and manufacturer of RF distribution equipment for satellite communications, has provided essential equipment for ground stations and gateways to support three new SES satellites. ETL Systems supplied a large amount of the RF hardware required for the six Ka-band and nine Ku-band gateways and ground stations, which are located around the world. These include four ground stations in Australia, seven in the USA and two in Brazil. Within the fully tailored…

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