Tag Archives SATCOM

Stretched Air Mobility Command Needs Better Comms to Meet Global Mission

The U.S. Air Force’s Air Mobility Command (AMC) is stretched thin across the world. Constant operations and disaster relief flights have created a situation in…

Spreading Critical DoD Space Capabilities Over More Satellites

For decades, the most secure and protected U.S. military satellite network has served both a strategic and a tactical purpose. But now with space becoming…

IGC Team Will Continue on the Same Path

It’s an exciting time to become President of Intelsat General Corp. – a time of challenges and opportunities, and a time that includes a great…

Military SatCom Health Should Drive Decision Making, not Delay It

With growing concern about emerging or potential threats in space, the U.S. military is challenged to maintain and enhance capabilities to cope with an uncertain…

Talking Government SATCOM with NSR Analyst Brad Grady

Northern Sky Research released the 12th edition of its Government and Military Satellite Communications report late last month. The annual report is the the longest-running…

Thompson Brings SSA Experience, Fresh Awareness to No. 2 Job at Space Command

When then-Lt. Gen. John E. Hyten offered his perspective on the value of Space Situational Awareness a year ago, he was, in effect, outlining the…

Intelsat EpicNG: High Performance Satellite Communications

Satellite Communications for Global Broadband Mobility

LEO and GEO Satellite Systems – A Primer

  In recent months, there has been a great deal of market activity occurring across the satellite ecosystem – from ground technology, to launch vehicle…

Security in Space

With every passing day, the types and sources of cyber threats against satellite communications networks appear to increase. Protecting customer data against threats from state-sponsored…

More Reasons Why Government Satellite Requirements Keep Accelerating

New technologies and new strategic imperatives are fueling accelerated demand for satellite bandwidth. This requirement is growing rapidly not just for the Defense Department (DoD),…

The Clear Trend Towards Managed Services

Late last year Northern Sky Research (NSR) published the 11th edition of their annual report, Government and Military Satellite Communications. This past month they highlighted…