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Mobile Satellite Users Association September 28,  2020
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MEMBER NEWS
Microsoft and SES invest in maritime cloud solutions
Riviera Maritime Media, Martyn Wingrove; September 23, 2020
 
Introducing Azure Orbital: Process Satellite Data @ Cloud-Scale + SES Signs On…
SatNews Daily, Yves Pitsch,  Program Manager, Azure Networking; September 22, 2020

Intelsat Adds Cloud Connect Capability to Network Services
Via Satellite, Annamarie Nyirady; September 21, 2020
 
Addressing two major challenges as Intelsat takes over the Gogo commercial aviation business
PAXEX.AERO,  Seth Miller; September 23, 2020
 
Global Beam Telecom to distribute Inmarsat services at UAE Virgin Megastores
Telecompaper;  September 22, 2020
 
Yahsat ready for new normal with next-gen Thuraya positioning | Q&A with Thuraya CEO Ali Al Hashemi
Connectivity Business; September 22, 2020
 
SES advances digital transformation with cloud-first strategy, expanded agreement
Satellite Evolution Group; September 23, 2020
 
U.S. military to test Isotropic Systems antennas with SES satellites
SpaceNews, Debra Werner; September 24, 2020 
 
Inmarsat's LTE Network to Cover Gulf of Mexico Offshore Vessels
Offshore Engineer; September 24, 2020
  
XipLink Joins Envistacom’s Transport Virtualization Initiative
Talk Satellite; September 23, 2020
 
Bridging the gap between seafarers, their families
CNN Philippines, September 23, 2020
 
Skytrac begins developing new Iridium Certus aviation solutions
Vertical Magazine; September 24, 2020
 
Semir Hassanaly, Head of Cellular Backhaul and Trunking, ST Engineering iDirect.
Satellite Market Podcast - to read or download the pdf of full report click here.
 
The creation of the integrated digital ship
Splash; September 22, 2020
 
FOR MSUA MEMBERS ONLY
 
October Mobility Marketing Committee Meeting
Thursday, October 15 – 11am East 
 
Enhancing the Customer Experience – How to create stickier customer relationships with customer advisory boards

In this session, Nickie Peters, Senior Product Marketing Manager at Logicalis will share everything you need to know to develop a focus on the customer experience, how to obtain customer feedback you can use, the different types of customer advisory boards, how to set goals and make sure both you and your customers get value from the exchanges. She will also give expert advice on knowing who to invite and the where, when, how of building and hosting high-value customer advisory councils.
New!  Mobility News Section
Podcasts and Webinars


Got a podcast or webinar to share or recommend?  Email link to marketing@MSUA.org. 

FEATURED MSUA MEMBER
ONLINE EVENT




ST Engineering Webinar
The Devil and the Deep Blue Sea How Maritime Stakeholders Thrive in the Blue Economy
To be held virtually on Wednesday, September 30 at 9:30 am UTC / 11:30 am CET.

Shipping and maritime has traditionally viewed itself as a self-contained industry made unique by the particular challenges of operating in the harsh marine environment. But today there is a pressing need to embrace technology and digitalization, despite the attendant challenges. The interdependence of the maritime industry ecosystem has never been so exposed. Maritime stakeholders are in an unprecedented position to reap the rewards of ‘ecosystem thinking’ to fundamentally transform for the future of worldwide trade and travel.
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FEATURED VIRTUAL EVENT 







October 6-8, 2020
  • One-on-one video chat with conference attendees, exhibitors, sponsors and speakers
  • Connect with experts through mutual, common interest meetings
  • Find industry experts in sessions, exhibitions and through interest group search
  • 20% off registration for MSUA members - Use DISCOUNT CODE :  MSUA20 
  • MSUA to host a virtual booth - meet MSUA's upcoming new leadership team and learn about new MSUA offering
 
PODCASTS, WEBINARS & ONLINE EVENTS

PODCASTS & WEBINARS
 
Making Leaders: Rob Lyon, Chief Engineer and Executive Director of Flight Assurance, Maxar Technologies
SSPI Podcast (24:38 min)
Since joining Maxar, Rob has been a highly sought-after mentor in the company’s formal mentoring program for high potential employees. His mentees consistently develop improved business acumen and technical and leadership skills, leading to quicker promotions and greater employee retention.
 
2020 Satellite MarketCast Videos
Listen to audio podcasts with key satellite industry executives including:  
 
·      David Gelerman, CEO, Spacebridge; 
·      Lou Dubin, SVP-Product Marketing, Comtech EF Data; 
·      Bob Hansen, VP-Sales and Marketing, Terrasat; 
·      Steve Richeson, VP-Sales, Mission Microwave 
·      Semir Hassanaly, Head of Cellular Backhaul and Trunking, ST Engineering iDirect. 
 
Click here to listen to the podcasts.
 
Interviews with Key Executives at Satellite 2020 in Washington, D.C.
 
At Satellite 2020 in Washington, D.C. Satellite Markets and Research Editor-in-Chief Virgil Labrador interviewed key executives including 
 
Alexander Müller-Gastell, CEO-ND SatCom; 
Wilfried Megger, General Manager-SatService GmbH; 
Brian Billman, VP-Product Management, Isotropic Systems
Frane Milos, Head, Luxembourg office-Amphinicy Technologies and a Demo of       Amphinicy's Blink Software Solution
 
To view the videos, click on the aformentioned executive's name. 
 
For video interviews from previous shows,click here.
 
Register Today For Our Space Café WebTalk
 “33 minutes with Juan de Dalmau” 
Join SpaceWatch.Global for an interesting and informative Space Café WebTalk featuring Juan de Dalmau, President of the International Space University (ISU), Strasbourg, France . Juan de Dalmau will discuss education programs and network opportunities to be prepared for a career in the global space industry.
October  13, 2020 at 4:00 pm CEST.
 
Annapolis Micro Systems Inc
October 1st Webinar: SOSA, CMOSS, and More: The current and future state of U.S. efforts to standardize military embedded equipment in the RF and DSP domains This webcast will be held on October 1, 2020
2:00 PM EDT / 1:00 PM CDT / 11:00 AM PDT / 6:00 PM GMT
Register here!
 
 
OTHER MOBILITY NEWS
MARKET INTELLIGENCE
 
Vertical Markets 
 
AERONAUTICAL
 
IFC Market’s Post-COVID Future Depends on Today’s R&D Efforts
Via Satellite,  Thomas Jensen;  September 21, 2020
 
India’s Jio adds inflight connectivity roaming
PAXEX.AERO,  Seth Miller; September 24, 2020
 
Panasonic Avionics Reveals Touchless And Wellness Solutions
Simple Flying, Joanna Bailey; September 24, 2020
 
 
AGRIBUSINESS
 
Artificial Intelligence best-practices in agriculture can help bridge the digital divide while tackling food insecurity
ReliefWeb; September 24, 2020
 
Satellite technology to be used to combat spread of hemlock woolly adelgid
The Post Star, Chad Arnold; September 22, 2020  
 
Low-earth satellites getting closer to delivering high speed rural Internet
RealAgriculture; September 25, 2020
 

IOT/M2M
 
Nokia and Optus to provide IoT software solutions to Australian mining, utilities and transportation industries
Satellite Evolution Group; September 24, 2020
 
Hitachi Begins Testing of 5G Powered Industrial IoT Solutions at its Silicon Valley
ACN Newswire; September 24, 2020
 
Navy eyes enabling technologies for unmanned vehicles that can network systems efficiently and economically
Military&Aerospace Electronics; September 25, 2020
 

LAND
 
Network Connectivity: The New Era for Oil & Gas
Automation, Shobhit Jain; September 20, 2020
 
Volkswagen Trucking Business Invests in Self-Driving Truck Developer TuSimple
The Wall Street Journal, Allison Prang; September 23, 2020
 
StreetDrone unlocks autonomous vehicles with ground-breaking subscription service
Satellite Evolution Group; September 23, 2020
 
Space technology set to boost Australia's national water quality management
Talk Satellite; September 21, 2020
 
 
MARITIME
 
SpaceX to test Starlink terminals on ships
Advanced Television,  Chris Forrester; September 21, 2020 
 
Fugro CEO Mark Heine participates in high-level UN Ocean Stewardship meeting
Satellite Evolution Group; September 23, 2020
 
Sustainable shipping, challenges for developing maritime states highlighted
The International News(Pakistan); September 25, 2020
 
Ferry line and major roro port invest in super-fast broadband
Riviera Maritime Media, Martyn Wingrove; September 24, 2020
 
Government to explore new ways of delivering 'sat nav' for the UK
Talk Satellite; September 24, 2020
 
Realizing the value of big data optimization
Riviera Maritime Media, Kevin Turner; September 24, 2020
 
Loud Calls For Global Shipping To Ditch Fossil Fuels And Meet Climate Goals
Forbes.com, Nishan Degnarain; September 25, 2020
 
 
GOVERNMENT
 
Maxar Selected to Deliver Portable Satellite Imagery Ground Systems to U.S. Army
Business Wire; September 21, 2020 
 
ManSat launches free preliminary regulatory reviews as 'one stop shop' service for space entrepreneurs
Satellite Evolution Group; September 21, 2020
 
PacStar Awarded U.S. Army Tactical Communications Contract to Support Expeditionary Warfare
Business Wire; September 22, 2020

ESA Supporting European SATCOM Efforts To Meet Future, Worldwide Demands
SatNews Daily; September 23, 2020


Supply Chain
 
 SATELLITES

OneWeb to Resume Launches with Arianespace in December
Via Satellite, Rachel Jewett; September 21, 2020
 
ONEWEB Bankruptcy Court Oks Additional $235 Million In Dip Financing For Space, Ground NetworkSpace Intel Report, Peter B. de Selding; September 25, 2020
 
OneWeb rejects Wyler in bankruptcy action
Advanced Television; September 23, 2020
 
Arianespace dodges a bullet in OneWeb Chapter 11 contract review; many other OneWeb creditors do not
Space Intel Report, Peter B. de Selding; September 21, 2020

Thales Alenia Space embarks Toulouse startup Anywaves on the Omnispace constellation
Air & Cosmos, Pierre-Francois Mouriaux; September 24, 2020
 
 
 
ANTENNA MANUFACTURERS
 
Study investigates the influence of lockdown on geodetic measurements —
Science Daily, Isaac Novak; September 23, 2020
 
Maria Demaree: Lockheed Demos Phased Array Tech for Space Force
GovCon Wire, Mary-Louise Hoffman;  September 20, 2020 
 
 
Adjacent Industry
 
BROADBAND
 
Spotlight: Argentina's US$500mn connectivity plan
Bnamericas; September 21, 2020
 
SpaceBridge rolls out Integrasys Satmotion facilitating the deployment of customer networks across Greece
Satellite Evolution Group; September 21, 2020
 
Jar Electrónica Aplicada (Grupo Jar) expands their VSAT platform with SpaceBridge to deliver Internet Services and Cellular Backhauling to Tier1 Telcos in Central America and the Caribbean
Talk Satellite; September 22, 2020
 
Starlink Could Drive Down Broadband Prices For Consumers
SatNews Daily, Tyler Cooper, Editor BroadbandNow; September 24, 2020 
 
Three UK to invest £100m to enhance connectivity across 250 UK towns and cities
Satellite Evolution Group; September 24, 2020
 
 
5G
 
Faster 5G is on its way, and here’s how we’ll get it
Fast Company, Rob Pegoraro; September 21, 2020
 
Pentagon Opens Door to 5G Network Shared With Civilian Cellphones
The Wall Street Journal,  Drew FitzGerald; September 21, 2020
 
How satellites can play a role in a 5G world
Techgoondu; September 24, 2020
 
Ligado Soars Over Another Obstacle to 5G Domination
Inside GNSS, Dawn M.K. Zoldi (USAF, Ret.); September 23, 2020
 
AT&T’s Jeff McElfresh warns 5G iPhones may not be ‘massive event,’ says engineers are working on 6G
CNBC, Alex Sherman; September 21, 2020
 
The pros and cons of 5G networks
TechTarget, Chuck Moozakis; September 22, 2020
 
 
PRIVATE NETWORKS
 
Ericsson Acquisition of Cradlepoint Indicative of Emerging Gap between 5G and Private Wireless Vision and Operational Realities
ARC advisory group, Chantal Polsonetti; September 25, 2020
 
Microsoft to test private mmWave network with spectrum from Big 3
Light Reading, Mike Dano; September 22, 2020
 
Utility giant Xcel Energy to test private LTE network with Motorola Solutions
Light Reading, Mike Dano;  September 21, 2020
 
Private LTE/5G: More of a Concept Than a Product
NoJitter, Michael Finneran; September 22, 2020
 
How to build a private 5G network architecture
TechTarget, Lee Badman; September 19, 2020
 
Verizon Taps Partners to Build 5G Private Networks
eeTimes,  John Walko ; September 22, 2020
 
The CBRS Auction and Its Impact on the Cable Industry
Cablefax, Chris Bastian; September 21, 2020
 
Insights on the Worldwide Private Wireless Networks by LTE, 5G, and Edge Computing in Enterprise, Industrial, and Government Solutions to 2025
ResearchAndMarkets.com; September 23, 2020
 
Vapor IO Partners with AlefEdge to Enable Edge Computing Over Private Wireless Networks Nationwide
Enterprise Talk; September 24, 2020
 
Select Spectrum plans to broker CBRS spectrum transactions
FierceWireless, Linda Hardesty; September 24, 2020 
 
At least one analyst thinks the CBRS auction failed in its goal
FierceWireless,  Linda Hardesty; September 21, 2020 
 
NODABL makes Texas debut downtown
Waxahachietx.com; September 25, 2020
 
How digitalization and private wireless are increasing wind farm safety and productivity
Windpower Engineering; September 22, 2020


 

 
 
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