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Jim Bridenstine Brings Understanding of Commercial Technology to His New Role as NASA Administrator

The recent Senate confirmation of Rep. Jim Bridenstine as NASA’s 13th administrator bodes well for a fresh perspective that can benefit both the agency and…

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…

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 innovation…

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…

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…

The Practical Do’s and Don’ts of Mitigating Satellite Interference – Step-by-Step Actions End-Users Can Take

Satellite interference is one of the most persistent issues facing both satellite operators and end users because it can degrade or disrupt service. As more…

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…