Satellite’s role in monitoring critical infrastructure

Critical infrastructure such as railways, pipelines and electrical grids is susceptible to manmade threats. These unfortunate incidents are time-consuming and expensive to remedy. Satellite technology improves communication and helps diagnose potential problems in vital infrastructure quickly and accurately.... Read More

How satellites are saving lives during disasters

With natural disasters becoming more common and intense, it’s important to use the tools available to lend a helping hand. Satellite technology has many beneficial uses in relation to minimizing the impact felt from these disruptive events. The... Read More

What does the 5G network mean for satellite communications?

Fifth Generation (5G) wireless technology promises to deliver performance upgrades across the entire telecommunications industry. The purpose of the 5G network is to deliver faster speed and sustain a highly concentrated number of devices. This new infrastructure will... Read More

What will space look like tomorrow?

SpaceX won the United States Federal Communications Commission’s (FCC) approval for launching more than 1,000 satellites within the next six years. This is only one of the many corporate projects for satellite launches and space exploration. What space... Read More

Satellite Internet Gateway Location Whitepaper

Internet access has historically been terrestrial or based on networks, such as fiber or other data cabling that is based on the ground. Cellular data is another common method of providing internet access, and most people are familiar... Read More

X2nSat satellite gateways: Location is everything

The captain of a ship far from shore rechecks his coordinates against his planned route to ensure he makes it to port on schedule. A Midwestern hospital communicates with neighboring hospitals via sat-phone after a tornado wipes out... Read More