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Efficiency – The Midas Touch

Over time all markets commoditize, and satellite communications is no exception. New competitors enter the market, new ideas are copied, customers play suppliers off each other and margins get squeezed. Nowhere is this more obvious than for satellite operators in today’s market who find themselves at a crossroads…

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New White Papers for SLM-5650B & SLM-5650C Satellite Modems

Four new white papers are now available for the SLM-5650B & SLM-5650C Satellite Modems:

SLM-5650B and SLM-5650C Low Power Spectral Density Application
SLM-5650B and SLM-5650C – Overhead
SLM-5650B Bridged Point-to-Multipoint
SLM-5650B and SLM-5650C Spread Spectrum

LGAN C- or Ku-Band Block Up Converter (BUC)/SSPA

The LGAN is designed to eliminate the traditional requirement for the modem to supply a DC power source and a 10 MHz reference to the BUCs and LNBs. The LGAN’s optional internal reference and LNB bias T greatly simplify multi-carrier operation and provide cost-effective redundant solutions. It offers valuable features not found in other L-Band BUC products.

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SLM-5650C & SLM-5650C ODU CyberLynx Software Defined Modems

These are our latest generation modem solutions for government and military applications and small commercial SatCom terminals. Featuring extremely compact form factors and an extensive list of software options, the SLM-5650C & SLM-5650C ODU CyberLynx can be integrated with a variety of platforms and provide an upgrade path to support your future requirements.

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SLM-5650B Satellite Modem

This is our latest generation USARSTRAT WGS certified modem product targeted for critical commercial backhaul and government and military applications. It is fully compliant with MIL-STD-188-165A/B, complies with STANAG 4486 Edition 3, Annex E (EBEM) and supports FIPS 140-2 certified encryption.

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New Low-Cost H-Pico Heights Remote Gateway

We expanded our Heights Networking Platform product line to add a new low-cost, high-performance remote gateway, the H-Pico Heights Remote Gateway. The H-Pico will address CAPEX-sensitive end users while retaining our position as the high-performance VSAT solution. It supports multiple remote to hub throughput tiers up to 10 Mbps, which is managed via a centralized licensing capability. This scheme allows users to standardize on a single remote platform for low to medium capacity sites, simplifying stocking and sparing. Additionally, H-Pico supports inbound hub to remote symbol rates up to 500 Msps with standards-based DVB-S2X MODCODs supporting up to 256APSK.

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Durostream AHA723 & AHA725

Provides a resilient, full-duplex, point-to-point survivable tunnel that dynamically adapts to network conditions to maximize throughput as well as minimize packet loss and latency. Forward Error Correction technology along with header compression is employed to ensure that protocol overhead and latency due to retransmissions are minimized while retaining the ability to overcome sustained packet loss rates. Adding Durostream appliances to the data source and destination provides significant cost savings by allowing mission-critical links to use existing lossy network infrastructure.

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DMD1050TS L-Band Satellite Modem Board

This latest generation modem board set is targeted at critical government and military applications. It is designed to comply with the widest possible range of U.S. Government and commercial standards and is compatible with the largest number of satellite modems in the industry.

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Expanded Heights™ Networking Platform Portfolio – New & Innovative Remote Gateways

We expanded the Heights Networking Platform portfolio to include three new and innovative Remote Gateways. The new Remote Gateways include both indoor and outdoor models – the indoor H-Plus Remote Gateway, and two outdoor units, the H-Plus-ODU Remote Gateway and the H-Pro-ODU Remote Gateway. The offerings provide customers with targeted Heights and SCPC solutions to address specific market needs and technology trends that are shaping the satellite communications community.

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MBT-5000A L-Band Up/Down Converter System

The MBT-5000A Up/Down Converter System provides non-inverting frequency conversion between L-Band IF and C-/X-/Ku-/Ka-Band RF frequencies. Featuring a drop down front panel providing access to two “hot swappable” frequency conversion modules, this unit offers either a mix of conversion functionality or 1:1 redundant system operation.

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Gigabit Data Rate Capability for CDM-760 High-Speed Trunking and Broadcast Modem

Now with 2X faster speeds, the CDM-760 supports >720 Mbps simplex and >1.4 Gbps duplex data rates. The Gigabit capability enables faster data transmissions between satellites and ground stations, allowing service providers to deliver new services and improve quality of experience for end users. The modem also offers expanded modulation techniques with support for 128APSK and 256APSK operation, increasing the potential spectral efficiency and maximizing the usable throughput of satellite links.

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CDM-425 Advanced Satellite Modem

The CDM-425 Advanced Satellite Modem continues to build on our legacy of providing the most efficient and reliable satellite modems. It offers the most popular and powerful features of the CDM-625A, with a smaller footprint and less power.

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H-Pro Heights Remote Gateway

This high-performance platform is capable of delivering unprecedented throughput to remote sites in a shared bandwidth environment. It supports multiple transmit throughput tiers up to 40 Mbps (197.5 Mbps future), managed via centralized licensing capability for ease of use, allowing users to standardize on a single remote platform, simplifying stocking and sparing.

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