VSAT


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AcronymDefinition
VSATVery Small Aperture Transmission
VSATVoltage Security Assessment Tool
VSATVery Small Angle Tagger (physics)
VSATVirtual Simulation and Training Inc. (Xenia, OH)
VSATVulnerability Self Assessment Tool (security software)
VSATVery Small Aperture Terminal
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As the lightest, most compact and technically advanced antenna system for bringing high-speed broadband to users at sea on global Ku-band VSAT networks, SAILOR 600 VSAT Ku has initiated a transformation of maritime satcom by making it possible for more yachts and luxury vessels to enjoy VSAT-based connectivity and voice calling.
The VSAT market has experienced strong growth in the last five years.
Du VSAT offerings include IP VSAT, managed data network services over satellite and satellite integration solutions.
The maritime VSAT solution, mini-VSAT Broadband's seamless worldwide network is delivered by 12 satellite transponders and 9 secure earth stations and offers voice service and Internet access as fast as 512 Kbps (upload) and 2 Mbps (download) with significant cost savings compared to competing services.
The development of VSAT industry in Indonesia came with the expansion of the banking sector, which grew fast following the banking deregulation at that time.
From a technical standpoint, the report suggests that TDMA VSAT technology offers an advantage to corporations as they become more IP-centric, but continue to support their legacy protocols.
That's why it may be surprising to learn how some VSAT and Frame Relay providers are teaming up to offer innovative hybrid networking solutions that ensure a diverse data path for companies whose survival depends upon data integrity.
However, the term VSAT is also loosely used to describe any fixed satellite terminal that provides one-way or two-way communications.
Covering: Growth prospects and market forecast of the global maritime VSAT services market and a segmentation analysis by technology (HTS, L-band, KU-band, and C-band), and by number of terminals (Ka-band, c-band, and Ku-band).
With intelligent QoS (Quality of Service) management and hierarchical traffic shaper, SkyVision customers will benefit from highly-efficient use of satellite bandwidth, and an inexpensive, scalable and flexible VSAT platform with industry-best cost of ownership.
The launch of this process followed a public consultation that ictQATAR conducted earlier in 2009 on its intention to license new VSAT providers in Qatar.