Data Downlink: The Shining Star of Satellite-Based Cloud Services

Obtaining data from space remains a massive bottleneck yet to be resolved. The increasing resolution of space-based sensors, data collected at higher revisit rates and the lack of onboard memory or relay systems for massive amounts of information from scientific missions all contribute to the current downlink bottleneck experienced by many operators and scientists. Due.

Connectivity Business: Satellite industry prepares for next hardware hack

Satellite industry equipment makers are building out their rosters of cybersecurity products as attacks are becoming increasingly sophisticated. Cyberattacks that completely damage hardware so that it cannot be repaired remotely ae especially problematic, Alvaro Sanchez, chief executive at spectrum signal analysis software provider Integrasys, said last week during the webinar “Adjusting to the New Space.

Connectivity Business: Analysys Mason’s acquisition of NSR shows power of space-terrestrial trend

Technology, media and telecommunications (TMT) research firm Analysys Mason announced last week that it has acquired satellite industry research specialist Northern Sky Research (NSR). Terms of the deal were not disclosed. The move comes as NSR is predicting that the integration of satellite connectivity into terrestrial telecommunications networks will be the biggest opportunity in the.