Application Notes/Case Studies

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CASE STUDIES

ARTICLE: BUC and SSPA SWaP Considerations for Communications on the Move

Norsat's article, "BUC and SSPA SWaP Considerations for Communications on the Move", was featured in the June 2017 issue of Microwave Product Digest. Written by Norsat's Product Manager, Daniel Lopez, this article explores design considerations in both mechanical and RF architecture in Block Upconverters (BUCs) and Solid State Power Amplifiers [...]

Norsat Helps Bring Yankees Games to Your Television

On a recent trip to New York, Norsat’s Manager of Marketing Communications, Annette Colligan, spotted one of Norsat’s Low Noise Block downconverters (LNBs) on an AVL Technologies satellite antenna on top of a New England news truck at Yankee Stadium. The 1000 series LNB receives a signal from a satellite [...]

CASE STUDY: Disaster Truck

Disaster Truck Case Study -click here for the full case study.   Background Roger Hawkins is the President and founder of the freelance telecommunications organization, Disaster Truck. Disaster Truck utilizes Norsat’s flyaway satellite terminal, The NewsLink, to capture and broadcast breaking news events globally. Roger describes Disaster Truck as a fantasy. [...]

CASE STUDY: Broadband Internet Connectivity for BC’s First Nations

FNESS Case Study Norsat became the official satellite service provider for FNESS in 2011, serving the 17 First Nations communities involved in the program. Prior to Norsat’s involvement, the infrastructure for satellite connectivity lacked a long term service provider , however, since 2011, over 2300 residents have been given broadband [...]

CASE STUDY: Satellite Newsgathering for CTV

View full article Norsat has provided high quality Satellite News Gathering Equipment and services to CTV, Canada’s largest private broadcaster, since 2006. Prior to working with Norsat, CTV used a combination of Satellite News Trucks and low bandwidth satellite terminals to cover Canada’s international and domestic news events, however they [...]

CASE STUDY: Finnish Defence Forces

PDF Version Norsat has provided satellite communication equipment and services for the Finnish Defence Forces since 2009.  Before Norsat’s involvement, the Defence Forces were using an external network provider and needed a more reliable solution.  Norsat met this need with an in house communication network, which was scaled from an [...]

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