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Archive: May 2011 (X)

  • With the recent and imminent arrival of a number of second generation High Throughput Satellites (HTS) such as KA-SAT, ViaSat-1, Jupiter and even YahSat-1B, many in the industry are asking the question “can roaming be done on HTS?” The idea of roaming usually takes a number of forms and can include services like aeronautical, maritime, satellite newsgathering, disaster response, UAVs, and other non-fixed applications that are either constantly on the move or move from…