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Intelsat EpicNG: First Global Ku-Band HTS Platform Provides Government Customers with Unprecedented Performance, Resiliency, Reliability and Efficiency

Government customers require reliable and resilient satcom wherever missions take them. With the successful launch of Horizons 3e, the Intelsat EpicNG global high-throughput satellite (HTS)…

Ku-band vs. Ka-band – Separating Fact from Fiction

The launch of next-generation high-throughput satellite (HTS) constellations by multiple commercial operators has ushered in a new age of performance in satellite communications. It has…

Terminal Testing Ensures Performance, Flexibility of IntelsatOne FlexAir

Managed services like IntelsatOne FlexAir are designed to give government customers flexibility in the way they consume satellite services, and part of that flexibility is…

Purchasing the Right Technology Ensures SATCOM Supremacy

Judging from the omnibus appropriations bill for fiscal year 2018, Congress and the U.S. Department of Defense understand how critical space is to the nation’s…

A Clear Path Forward for Military Organizations to Leverage HTS

In the past year, Intelsat has proven the capabilities of its new constellation of Intelsat EpicNG high-throughput satellites (HTS) and recently put into service its…

Studies Prove Superior Performance of HTS for Government Customers

High-throughput satellite (HTS) constellations have quickly become transformative technology for satellite communications, far surpassing the bandwidth speed and throughput possible with existing satellite communications. Earlier…

Open System HTS is Best for Government Needs

Over the past couple of years, multiple commercial satellite operators have begun launching high-throughput satellite (HTS) constellations. These next-generation satellites provide far more throughput than…

Improve European Defence with New Commercial Space Capabilities

Flexible and continuous connectivity, especially in contested environments, is a critical priority for defence forces around the world. No nation in Europe can go it…

Happy Holidays from SatCom Frontier

The SatCom Frontier editorial team and everyone at Intelsat General Corp. would like to send holiday best wishes to our online visitors. Thank you for…

Intelsat General and General Atomics Demonstrate HTS Beam Switching Capabilities

As unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) are used more widely for military and civil missions, the UAS communications infrastructure must keep up with the technological advances…

A Better Way for Governments to Acquire the Latest in Satellite Technologies

New technology such as high-throughput satellites (HTS) have transformed space architecture and invigorated what had been a predictable global market. Countries of all sizes want…

IGC Ensures Secure Satcom to the DoD and NATO Governments