Features

March 19, 2019
Imran Malik / SES Networks

Innovations in VSAT antenna technology will help make satellites mainstream

June 15, 2017

Instead of working separately as many GEO satellites at higher orbits do, LEO satellites work together to send beams to/from each other, improving coverage

April 13, 2015 Next-Gen TV Insights

How the rise of streaming video over the past few years has sparked a tectonic paradigm shift for traditional pay-TV players - and what they can do about it  

February 02, 2015
Alexander Lachner
Thuraya

An affordable satellite phone is no longer a contradiction of terms

September 13, 2011
Edited by John C. Tanner
Telecom Asia

T2-Lite is DVB-H done right, but it may still be too late

June 24, 2011
John C. Tanner
Telecom Asia

Satellite broadband fits the bill for NBN's rural segments as efficiency improves and costs drop

May 17, 2011
John C. Tanner
Telecom Asia

Terrestrial broadband rollouts aren't hurting satellite broadband's revenue growth

April 23, 2010
Edited by John C. Tanner
Telecom Asia

The falling costs of VSATs, backhaul equipment and bandwidth make satellite backhaul more attract to investors

February 08, 2010
Edited by John C. Tanner
Telecom Asia

Kazakhstan’s national railway uses a Wi-Fi mesh network, linked to a single auto-pointing VSAT on the roof, to offer free service on 1,300-km route

July 13, 2009
John C. Tanner
Telecom Asia

Bandwidth efficiencies could make the business case

March 16, 2009
Telecom Asia Staff

BTS connects to satellite only when it needs a link, rather than 24/7

December 19, 2008
Alan Cameron

As China's Compass system of positioning satellites rolls out over the next five years, speculation has been rife over how it will interoperate with other systems to improve accuracy

December 19, 2008
Lambert Wanninger

The maxim that "more is better" could well apply to satellite positioning, as signals from multiple systems like GPS, GLONASS and augmentation satellites can combine to improve availability and accuracy

February 22, 2008

Wimax/satellite is bringing broadband internet access to a remote Vietnamese village, demonstrating Wimax's feasibility to connect the underserved areas of the world

August 04, 2007

With market saturation occurring in many urban areas, carriers and vendors embark on a telecoms transformation in the less-developed world