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Mobile Satellite Users Association August 26,  2019
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MSUA Member Interview | Patrick Shay, Founder & CEO, Everywhere Communications
 

 

PRESIDENT'S MESSAGE
Catherine A. Melquist


As vacations wind down, kids return to school and the satellite industry transitions away from summer and into the busy Fall season of conferences and 2020 strategic planning, MSUA members continue to innovate and make market development strides. Case in point, meet Patrick Shay, Founder & CEO of EVERYWHERE Communications.  In this MSUA Member Interview, Patrick details his vision and impressive company news.  
 



Catherine:  Patrick, Welcome to the Mobile Satellite Users Association!  We feel fortunate to have EVERYWHERE Communications join our membership and look forward to learning more about your organization. Thank you taking time for a Mobility News interview.  To begin, I understand EVERYWHERE Communications has some very exciting news!  Tell me more about your recent teaming relationship with Garmin and what your new dual-mode cellular and satellite innovation will mean to mobile communications. 

 
Patrick: Thank you, Catherine. It’s great to connect and have the opportunity to talk about how EVERYWHERE Communications is revolutionizing the industry. Let me first explain a little bit about EVERYWHERE, and how we are working to help organizations protect their most important assets – their people. 

Our focus at EVERYWHERE is on organizations with teams that are deployed in the field, who move in an out of cellular and satellite communications, and who need to be able to locate and communicate with those teams to ensure they are productive and safe.  
 
One of the things that makes us unique is our Intelligent Routing platform and ability to seamlessly connect a user over Wi-Fi, cellular or satellite networks, enabling us to deliver always connected solutions. This capability also allows a user to capture geotagged photos, audio and video files when out of cellular coverage – which is a large achievement, as historically it has been very expensive and difficult to send large files over a satellite connection. With EVERYWHERE’s Intelligent Routing, the user can capture the data in the field and when they connect via cellular, the large files are automatically uploaded using the customer’s existing cellular airtime plan.
 
Second, we are excited about our recently announced partnership with Garmin. We are thrilled to offer inReach devices, coupled with EVERYWHERE’s purpose-built enterprise software and Intelligent Routing, to government and enterprise markets. Our solution enables organizations to locate and communicate with their teams deployed around the globe. 
 
In essence, EVERYWHERE Communications is three things – a safety tool that provides the vital communications link for those in trouble; a location and tracking tool that provides customers with visibility to their people deployed around the globe; and a productivity tool to enable them to communicate between team members and back to headquarters.
 
Catherine: Partnering with a mainstream commercial technology player like Garmin is less common in the satellite industry.  How did this relationship come about and do you think it’s likely we’ll see other such pairings as the mobility field continues to evolve?
 
Patrick: Click for full interview.

MEMBER NEWS

Globalstar Eliminates Blind Spots For Business
Africa.com; August 23, 2019

New Iridium Certus™ Transceiver for Faster Satellite IoT, Data and High Quality Voice Applications Now in Live Testing
PRNewsire; August 21, 2019
 
Airbus A220 Gets New Iridium Satcom Option
Avionics, Woodrow Bellamy III; August 16, 2019
            
Viasat Named to Fortune Magazine's 2019 Change the World List
PR Newswire; August 19, 2019
 
Viasat taps Blue Canyon Technologies to build Link 16 satellite
SpaceNews, Debra Werner; August 19, 2019 
 
Viasat in Europe: Poland, Norway and Spain w/ Ka-Sat now, preparing for Viasat-3 über alles in 2021
Space Intel Report, Peter B. de Selding; August 19, 2019
 
Viasat, ReadyNet Demonstrate High-Speed Satellite Internet across Jamaica, Bringing Connectivity to Communities and Businesses
PRNewswire; August 23, 2019
 
C-Band contenders ramp up fight over fiber as replacement
FierceWireless, Monica Alleven; August 19, 2019 
 
Global communications provider Inmarsat eyes China's 5G network
Global Time, Li Xuanmin; August 20, 2019 
 
Enabling true mobility: what does the next 40 years of connectivity hold in store?
SpaceNews, Rupert Pearce, CEO, Intelsat; July 16, 2019
 
Connecting the Arctic: Q&A with Inmarsat
TechRadar Pro; August 20, 2019 
 
Global communications provider Inmarsat eyes China's 5G network
Global Times, Li Xuanmin; August 20, 2019
 
Hughes Partners with Startup to Create New Solutions for Extending LTE Coverage Using Helicopters, UAVs
PR Newswire; August 20, 2019
 
The 2019 ACOMMS Award for Vendor Innovation Goes to Speedcast
Satnews Daily; August 22, 2019 
 
Wireless Services Contract to Speedcast Government
Satnews Daily; August 20, 2019
  
AST prepares clipper round the world yacht race skippers to set sail with safety critical communications training
Satellite Evolution Group; August 21, 2019
 
EM Solutions selected by Thales for supply of satcom radio subsystems
Satellite Evolution Group; August 23, 2019
 
EVERYWHERE Communications Raises $6.1 Million, Led By Gemini Capital LLC
PRNewswire; August 22, 2019
 
ONAP gains its first satellite implementation at SES
reTHINK Research, Thomas Flanagan; August 19, 2019
 
UPCOMING EVENTS


Satellite Innovation presents real time market data and technical knowledge from the world’s preeminent experts. Learn in sessions, network with market dominant innovators, and decide what changes to implement in your organization to optimize your position in the rapidly changing Satellite industry.

DATE:  October 8-10, 2019

LOCATION:  Silicon Valley, Computer History Museum

REGISTER:  Mobility News readers are eligible for a 20% conference discount by using code MSUA20 when registering.     

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OTHER MOBILITY NEWS - market intelligence!

Vertical Markets & Supply Chain
 
AERONAUTICAL

Inflight Internet players prepare for realities of free browsing model
Runway Girl Network, Mary Kirby; August 20, 2019
 
A Roadmap for Incredible IFC
Via Satellite, Brad Grady; August 20, 2019
 
Is LiFi set to revolutionize inflight connectivity?
Get Connected, Joanna Bailey; August 20, 2019
 
NAV CANADA raises charges with introduction of space-based ADS-B
Air Traffic Management.net; August 21, 2019
 
APEX Best Inflight Connectivity finalists announced
Get Connected; August 21, 2019
 
 
AGRIBUSINESS
 
Digital Divide Persists, Though 53% Of Farms Conduct Business On Internet
Successful Farming, Chuck Abbott; August 19, 2019
 
CropX Appoints New President, Closes $10 Million in Funding
Via Satellite, Annamarie Nyirady; August 22, 2019 
 
 
IOT/M2M
 
IoT Coverage Across Australia to Improve Thanks to Myriota and Optus Business Agreement
Satnews Daily; August 19, 2019
 
A Powerful Edge for Industrial IoT
DataCenter Knowledge, Chris Jones; August 19, 2019
 
The challenges or providing cyber security protection for sensitive data in the internet of things (IoT)
Military & Aerospace Electronics; August 22, 2019

Shared Spectrum: A New Solution to IoT Connectivity Challenges
RFiD Journal, Alan Ewing; August 18, 2019 
 
LAND
 
NSR’s Energy SATCOM Markets, 8th Edition sees energy sector rebound kickstarting $10B in cumulative retail revenue from 2018 – 2028
Satellite Evolution Group; August 19, 2019 
 
The installed base of aftermarket car telematics devices will reach 150.0 million at year-end 2023
IoT Business News; August 20, 2019
 
Technicolor launches Wi-Fi XL to help network service providers deliver multi-user gigabit services throughout the connected home
Satellite Evolution Group; August 20, 2019
 
Get SAT and GRC Create a Strategic Cooperation Relationship
Satnews Daily; August 21, 2019 
 
Indonesian space agency cements plans to work with Ecometrica on deforestation data
Talk Satellite; August 22, 2019
 
Shared Spectrum: A New Solution to IoT Connectivity Challenges
RFiD Journal, Alan Ewing; August 18, 2019
 
 
MARITIME
 
Infographic shows benefits of switching to data-driven maritime operations
The Digital Ship; August 22, 2019
 
Sea Machines Demonstrates Autonomous Spill-Response Vessel
MarineLink; August 21, 2019
 
New CMX7146 Data Modulator Uses Binary Phase Shift Keying and Differential BPSK Modulation
Thomas Industry Update; August 22, 2019
 
Shipbuilder eyes smarter vessels with OEM digital partnership
Marine Digitalization & Communications, Jamey Bergman; August 20, 2019
 
 
SATELLITES
 
Report: Satellite business worth $366bn by 2030
Advanced Television, Chris Forrester; August 16, 2019 
 
Kuiper Joins the Satellite Industry Association
SpaceRef; August 19, 2019 
 
 
ANTENNA MANUFACTURERS
 
When it Comes to Antennas, it’s All About Price
Via Satellite,  Annamarie Nyirady; August 20, 2019
 
Link Microtek's New Microwave Feed Assembly for Ku-Band SATCOM Antenna Systems
Satnews Daily; August 22, 2019
 
 
GOVERNMENT
 
Canada Dept of Fisheries will use satellites to fight illegal fishing worldwide
CBC, David Burke; August 23, 2019

Lepton Global Receives USCG Satellite Services Support Contract
Satnews Daily; August 20, 2019
 




Adjacent Industry & Other
  
BROADBAND
 
Four billion people lack internet access. Satellite internet could change that. But will the jobs created be good ones?
BBC News,  Chris Baraniuk; August 18, 2019 
 
Sharing spectrum will close the rural digital divide
The Hill, commentary by Claude Aiken ; August 20, 2019 
 
Smart cities, IoT and low orbit satellites will revolutionize Africa’s business environment over the next 10 years Ecofin Agency; August 22, 2019 
 
Best internet providers in 2019: How to choose cable vs. DSL vs. satellite and more
5G C|Net, Justin Jaffe; August 22, 2019
 
The shift towards a spectrum-sharing mindset
Satellite Finance; August 22, 2019
 
Bezos and Musk’s satellite internet could save Americans $30B a year
The NextWeb, Tyler Cooper; August 24, 2019 


5G
 
Global First: Korea's SK Telecom Breaks 1 Million 5G Subscriber Mark
Forbes.com, John Koetsier; August 22, 2019
 
Facebook supporting plan to deliver 5G from space-based airships
RCR Wireless, Sean Kinney; August 20, 2018
 
Spotlight: Brazil’s 5G policy consultation
Business News Americas; August 19, 2019
   
Three switches on 5G
Satellite Evolution Group; August 19, 2019
 
Brazil's ANATEL Taps VIAVI to Test 5G for Brazilian Spectrum Auction
The Fast Mode, Ray Sharma ; August 21, 2019 
 
Panel urges Indian government to launch 5G spectrum policy by year-end
RCR Wireless, Juan Pedro Tomás; August 24, 2018 5G, 
 
Network providers set to target enterprise for 'significant' 5G growth
CRN, Marian McHugh; August 22, 2019
 
Stop screaming at your cable box: 5G is on the way
C|Net, Eli Blumenthal; August 22, 2019
 
5G
Rohde and Schwarz Completes 1st 5G Location Based Services Session
Via Satellite, Annamarie Nyirady; August 23, 2019
 

PRIVATE NETWORKS
 
Should mobile operators be scared if Google and Amazon become wireless service providers?
Verdict Media; August 20, 2019
 
Private networks in Europe: Mining and port operations drawing major interest
RCR Wireless, Sean Kinney; August 21, 2018
 
As it turns two, CBRS Alliance working toward Q4 deployments
RCR Wireless, Sean Kinney; August 23, 2018
 
When private LTE is better than Wi-Fi
Network World, Lee Doyle;  August 19, 2019 
 
 
OTHER
 
How Do We Stop Driverless Cars And Autonomous Delivery Drones From Becoming Weapons?
Forbes.com, Kalev Leetaru; August 22, 2019 
 
Monitoring Wildfire Risk Using Space and AI  
Talk Satellite; August 20, 2019
 
Here Come the Space Tugs, Ready to Tidy Up Earth's Orbits
Wired, Sarah Scoles; August 22, 2019 
 
 
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