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Arqiva To Withdraw From Playout and Refocus on Uplink Operations November 7th 2018 - 01:50 PM

The playout business received another jolt today when facilities provider Arqiva announced that it intends to move out of the sector over time. The company, which has been a major player in playout for the past 18 years, also plans to redirect its Occasional Use (OU) division away from conventional uplinks and satellite distribution.

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The Satellite Interference Reduction Group (IRG) Has Become Satcoms Innovation Group November 1st 2018 - 12:05 PM

The Satellite Interference Reduction Group announced that it is expanding its reach to encompass all types of innovation within the satellite communications industry. As part of that expansion, it has changed its name to Satcoms Innovation Group (SIG).

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Low Earth Orbit (LEO) satellites are poised to revolutionize broadband communications around the world.

Newtec Modems Successfully Tested On Telsat’s First LEO Satellite November 1st 2018 - 10:00 AM

Now that Telesat’s Low Earth Orbit (LEO) satellite is successfully in orbit, it has begun testing third-party vendor products that could benefit form the satellite technology. The initiative is part of Canada-based Telesat’s plans to deploy a global LEO constellation of 117 satellites for broadband connectivity that it said would revolutionize broadband communications around the world.

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NEP Group Expands Connectivity Capability with Acquisition of SIS LIVE October 31st 2018 - 10:00 AM

Outside broadcast and facilities company NEP Group has bought uplink and communications provider SIS LIVE. The acquisition adds links and SNG (satellite newsgathering) vehicles to NEP’s existing fleet of OB trucks, support units and flyaway systems. The deal follows the announcement earlier this month that NEP had taken over slow motion and robotic camera specialist the Fletcher Group.

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The World Teleport Association operates an objective certification program for satellite and telecom operators.

Inside a Tier 4 Teleport October 19th 2018 - 12:05 PM

In 2014 the World Teleport Association (WTA) began certifying the facilities and operating procedures of teleports. Certification provides an objective and transparent way for teleport operators to validate the quality of their operations, and for customers to choose vendors that offer the right price-performance level for their needs.

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The coming 5G revolution can bring many opportunities for teleport and satellite operators, but only if the standard is industry friendly.

Sat and Teleport Operators—Where Does 5G Factor Into Your Future? October 8th 2018 - 10:00 AM

The World Teleport Association (WTA) just released a new research report, “Factoring 5G into the Future,” which details the opportunities and challenges of the coming deployment of 5G mobile for teleport and satellite operators.

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