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Telenor Satellite Services extends maritime service

December 20th, 2006 by

Telenor Satellite Services said it now offers high-speed 128 kbps maritime satellite communications service globally.

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Hybrid Internet services planned for rural Canada

December 14th, 2006 by

Saskatchewan Communications Network (SCN) and OmniGlobe Networks, Inc. (OGN) said they will work together to deliver a combined satellite-based/terrestrial broadband Internet service to rural and remote communities across Canada.

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ETSI approves IPoS.v2

December 14th, 2006 by

Hughes Network Systems, LLC announced that the European Telecommunications Standards Institute (ETSI) has approved the Internet Protocol over Satellite.v2 (IPoS.v2) air interface standard, which incorporates the DVB-S2 industry standard with ACM (Adaptive Coding and Modulation).

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Hughes to supply more terminals for Enciclomedia programme

December 14th, 2006 by

Hughes Network Systems announced the next phase of its contract with Enlaces Integra and Globalstar de Mexico to deliver an additional 10,860 broadband satellite terminals for the Mexican Ministry of Education’s Enciclomedia programme.

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Unete orders LinkStar terminals from ViaSat

December 14th, 2006 by

ViaSat Inc. will supply its LinkStar DVB-S2 satellite networking system to Unete Telecomunicaciones S.A. (Bolivia) to expand its enterprise broadband services in Ecuador and the surrounding region.

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Additional Mexican orders for Gilat VSATs

December 12th, 2006 by

Gilat Satellite Networks Ltd. announced it has been selected by Integradores de Tecnologia to provide a 4,382-site SkyEdge VSAT network serving more than 9,600 Mexican public-school classrooms, to support the “middle-school” phase of the Mexican Ministry of Education’s (SEP) Enciclomedia programme. The deployment of the network hub and terminals has already begun.

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