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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…

LPTA Threatens U.S. Supremacy in Space

Earlier this month, Government Executive ran an excellent story on government contracting and a method of procurement known as “lowest price/technically acceptable,” or LPTA. The…

Q&A: Insights Into Intelsat EpicNG Applications

Intelsat’s new EpicNG satellites represent a major design breakthrough in a next-generation platform that will set the global standard for high-throughput technology. As we have…

Building a More Resilient SATCOM – Protected Communications

With the rise of network-centric warfare, the connectivity and situational awareness delivered by satellite communications (SATCOM) has never been more vital. Potential adversaries are experimenting…

Proven COTM Solutions – For Today and Tomorrow

Intelsat General (IGC) has been providing reliable communications-on-the-move (COTM) via satellite to remotely piloted aircraft since the early 2000s. Airborne Satellite COTM is used to…

An ‘Epic’ Foray Into Military Satcom

Diminishing military budgets and resources, as well as vast areas of the Pacific Ocean with minimal satellite coverage, are creating an ever-expanding need for bandwidth…

Helping Customers Face Increasing Cyber Threats

From ongoing penetrations by “hacktivists” to state-sponsored attacks, cyber threats against satellite communications networks are proliferating at an alarming rate.  The constantly shifting arena is…

Why Ku-band Makes the Most Sense for the DoD

Commercial satellite capacity has proven its reliability over the last decade of U.S. military operations in the Middle East, Southwest Asia and Africa, and is…

Protected Communications on Commercial Satellites

The U.S. Government makes extensive use of satellite communications (SATCOM).  Military and commercial SATCOM infrastructure can provide data, video, and voice connectivity between any two…