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Zambia’s Muvi TV Platform Expands Capacity on Eutelsat 7B – Satellite Today

Eutelsat 7B Ku-band Africa downlink coverage. Photo: Eutelsat [Via Satellite 11-07-2014] Muvi TV, a commercial broadcaster and satellite TV platform in Zambia, is set to expand its business throughout the African continent. The company has renewed and expanded its satellite capacity requirements from Stellar, a German play-out center and satellite uplink facility that leases high-power…

Oil and Gas Demand for Video Brings With it New Questions – Satellite Today

Pacific Drilling’s Pacific Bora drillship. Photo: Pacific Drilling. Via Satellite is reporting from the OilComm 2014 event. [Houston, Texas 11-06-2014] As the oil and gas industry continues to see greater digitization, video is gradually transforming from something that is nice to have to an imperative necessity for a growing number of applications. During the “Present and…

EIAST, AUS Announce UAE CubeSat Mission – Satellite Today

H.E. Yousuf Hamad Al Shaibani, director general of EIAST, Dr. Leland Blank, dean of the College of Engineering at AUS, and Dr. Mohamed El-Trahuni, associate dean and director CEN graduate prog., College of Engineering at AUS. Photo: EIAST [Via Satellite 11-06-2014] The Emirates Institution for Advanced Science and Technology (EIAST) and the American University of…

Gilat, Hispasat Grow ISP Customer Base in Europe – Satellite Today

Gilat’s SkyEdge 2C platform. Photo: Gilat [Via Satellite 11-06-2014] Hispasat and Gilat have signed two new European Internet Service Providers (ISPs) for their Virtual Network Operations (VNO) program. Euskaltel of the Spanish autonomous community “Basque Country,” and NOS, previously known as ZON Optimus, of Portugal are the new customers. Euskaltel previously ordered Gilat’s SkyEdge 2-c…

Boeing Completes Testing on New Anti-Jamming Technology – Satellite Today

ViaSat-1 in the Compact Antenna Test Range (CATR). Photo: SSL [Via Satellite 11-05-201] Boeing has completed testing on its new anti-jamming communications technology, proving it is capable of operating as either a ground-based user terminal or satellite-based networking hub, enabling the military to send and receive secure communications at a lower cost by using existing…