ND SatCom Announces Major SKYWAN 5G VSAT Platform Upgrade

Immenstaad, Germany, July 20, 2016 – ND SatCom announces major SKYWAN 5G VSAT Platform Upgrade. The newest upgrade - Virtual Channel Group (VCGr) - advances the SKYWAN 5G satellite router’s Virtual Routing and Forwarding (VRF) function with innovative satellite bandwidth management capabilities. VCGr delivers the toolset for service providers and network operators to use valuable satellite bandwidth with utmost efficiency while maintaining service guarantees for user and application groups.

Fernando Colomo, Paula Ortiz and Adrián Guerra among the jury members at the HISPASAT 4K International Short Film Festival

Madrid, Spain, July 18, 2016--The names of the jury members of the HISPASAT 4K International Short Film Festival have just been announced. The jury responsible for choosing the winning films of this second edition are: Film Director Fernando Colomo (La isla bonita, Al sur de Granada), Filmmaker Paula Ortiz (La novia, De tu ventana a la mía), Producer Adrián Guerra (Palmeras en la nieve, Buried), Jesús Ulled (Director of CINE365 Film), Yolanda Vicente (Content Expert at Samsung España), Guillermo Niño (Senior Manager for Broadcast, OTT and Home Video at Dolby Laboratories), Edith Martínez Odriozola (Director of Culture and Society at TVE), Miguel Ángel Doncel (CEO at SGO), Daniel Pérez (Product Manager for the Optical Devices Divisions, Photo Imaging and Recording Media at Fujifilm) and Javier Valdés (Founding Partner of Ad Hoc Studios). Ignacio Sanchis (Business Director at HISPASAT) will act as president of the jury. 

Advantech Wireless Announces WideSATTM HTS GEO/MEO/LEO Widebeam Satellite Communication Technology to be Incorporated in A-SAT-IITM and Future Products

Montreal, Canada, July 15, 2016– Advantech Wireless, a global leader for High Throughput Satellite broadcast and broadband communications solutions, today announced WideSATTM, a new HTS GEO/MEO/LEO widebeam technology to increase density, versatility, and efficiency when utilizing wide transponders from 250MHz-2GHz for High Throughput Satellite data links. WideSATTM technology will be incorporated in Advantech Wireless’ award-winning A-SAT-IITM multi-waveform satellite networking platform as well as future products.   

Globecast Provided Multiple Contribution Services for UEFA Euro 2016

Paris, France, July 12, 2016Globecast, the global solutions provider for media, provided a range of contribution services for multiple broadcasters covering the UEFA Euro 2016 competition. Contested every four years, this year’s event – held in France - was the first time the tournament featured 24 teams from across Europe.

ND SatCom Shipped SKYWAN Mesh network to ATNS for SADC2/NAFISAT Network in Africa

Immenstaad, Germany, July 11,2016--ND SatCom shipped a trans-African VSAT network based on SKYWAN technology to all SADC2 and NAFISAT sites of its customer ATNS. These ATNS networks fulfil the region's communication requirements in terms of the ICAO Africa / Indian Ocean (AFI) plan by supplying fixed aeronautical ATS/DS, AFTN and ATN communications between main Air Traffic Control Centers in the SADC and NAFISAT Regions.

HISPASAT sponsors the Complutense University of Madrid’s Summer Courses in El Escorial

Madrid, Spain,July 7, 2016--This year Spanish satellite telecommunications operator HISPASAT is once again the technology sponsor of the 2016 Summer Courses being held from 27 June to 22 July in San Lorenzo de El Escorial, organised by the Complutense University of Madrid. HISPASAT is working together with the Complutense University of Madrid to provide the technological solution that allows them to transmit television signals over a satellite link located in the Euroforum Infantes, where the Summer Courses are held.

The link can be used by all news services and television programmes that wish to send out the images and news updates on the courses that are prepared and distributed by the Complutense University’s production house (UCMTV). This service is provided by Hispasat satellite 30W-4.

Advantech Wireless Launches AMT-83L Advanced Military-grade Satellite Modem

Montreal, Canada, June 22, 2016--Advantech Wireless announced today the release of the new AMT-83L advanced satellite modem. The new military-grade satellite modem series from Advantech Wireless continues the line of the AMT-73L, the first worldwide satellite modem to be certified with MIL-STD-188-165A by DISA.

Spacecom's AMOS-3 and HDT Broadcasting Euro 2016 Football Tournament Festivities to Hungary

Tel Aviv, Israel, June 16, 2016-- Spacecom and HDT Hungaro DigiTel Kft. (HDT) today announced that they are broadcasting the festivities surrounding the UEFA Euro 2016 Football Tournament to Hungary.

Newtec Selected to Power Enterprise Services in Myanmar

YANGON, Myanmar, June 1,  2016--Newtec – a specialist in designing, developing and manufacturing equipment and technologies for satellite communications – today announced its Newtec Dialog® platform has been selected to facilitate the launch of C-band enterprise services for Com & Com, a jointventure between the service provider Terabit and Newtec’s certified business partner OSB.

UHP Networks to Spotlight High-Availability VSAT Hubs at CommunicAsia

Montreal, Canada, May 26, 2016. UHP Networks, part of Romantis Group, will showcase their innovative UHP-HTS Hub architecture at the upcoming CommunicAsia 2016 show in Singapore. UHP team members will be greeting the public and providing demos at Booth 1R1-01, in the Marina Bay Sands Convention Center, from May 31 to June 3.