INTERVIEWS

Steve Samaniego, President Sevis Systems

Steve Samaniego, President Sevis Systems

SP: For those readers not yet familiar with Sevis Systems, please provide a high level overview of the company, its origins, current product offering and markets addressed. Samaniego: Sevis Systems is a leading provider of mobile backhaul and enhanced signaling solutions to mobile and fixed line network operators. Several of the world’s largest operators rely […]

June 23, 2014 | By More
Marcelo J. O. Silva – Commercial Manager Brazil, Media Networks Latin America

Marcelo J. O. Silva – Commercial Manager Brazil, Media Networks Latin America

In late 2013 Media Networks Latin America, a division of Telefonica started commercializing Latin America´s first HTS offering via Ka-band spot-beam capacity on the Amazonas 3 satellite. This Q&A is to learn more about MNLA´s network and future outlook for Ka-band HTS in the region. SP: For those not yet familiar with Media Network´s Ka […]

May 16, 2014 | By More
Ralf Kierspel – Senior Manager, SES Broadband Services

Ralf Kierspel – Senior Manager, SES Broadband Services

SES Broadband Services (SBBS) deploys its ‘Astra Connect for communities’ satellite broadband service to 15 German villages located in several regions of Mecklenburg-Vorpommern (North East Germany) and villages in the South West of Germany. We spoke to Ralf Kierspel, Senior Manager of SBBS to find out more about these exciting projects.   Roost: Why was Germany […]

February 21, 2014 | By More
David Koblinski – Vice President of Marketing and Business Development, Datum Systems

David Koblinski – Vice President of Marketing and Business Development, Datum Systems

SP: For those SatcomPost readers not yet familiar with Datum Systems, please provide a high-level description of Datum, markets addressed, main products and key differentiators. Koblinski: Datum Systems is located in the heart of Silicon Valley and has been manufacturing the industry’s highest performing and most reliable satellite modem for about 20 years.  We focus […]

February 17, 2014 | By More
David Hartshorn, Secretary General, the Global VSAT Forum (GVF)

David Hartshorn, Secretary General, the Global VSAT Forum (GVF)

SP: Please provide a high level overview of the Global VSAT Forum (GVF): Mission and goals, presence, current undertakings. Hartshorn: The Global VSAT Forum is a non-profit, international industry association, which was established to represent the interests of VSAT system and service providers, as well as end users. Since its inception, GVF has become the single […]

December 6, 2013 | By More
Marzio Laurenti, CEO Telespazio Brazil

Marzio Laurenti, CEO Telespazio Brazil

SP: Telespazio is a large international organization focused on many satellite and space-related areas in several countries. Please describe the main areas of focus of Telespazio globally and in Brazil in particular. Laurenti: Telespazio has 4 business units: Network & Connectivity; Geo Information; Satellite Operations; Satellite System and Applications (SSA). These Business Units are covering all space service […]

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