ARTICLE: BIV ENLISTS NORSAT AMONGST BC’S TOP 100 TECH COMPANIES
Business in Vancouver recently conducted research on British Columbia’s top 100 technology companies ranked by total number of employees in 2018. Norsat International Inc. ranked 70 on the list owing to several factors like a rich history of 40+ years, increase in number of employees by 26% and sustained innovation in providing communication solutions that enable the transmission of data, audio and video. New product launches like customizable fly-away satellite terminals and accessories to meet the needs of military, broadcast and corporate customers along with customizable BUCs, SSPAs, LNBs, LNAs, BDCs, and microwave components have been delighting Norsat customers all over the world.
CASE STUDY: CONNECTIONS – NORSAT AND DCI TELEPORT
DCI Teleport, a Washington-based provider of transportable uplink services for broadcasting networks and long-time Norsat customer, explains how they use a Norsat fly-away terminal for their application of transmitting news to broadcast stations around the world. DCI Teleport was looking for something tough and weather-resistant. Norsat’s portable fly-away terminal was the perfect solution for their needs. Examples of where DCI Teleport has used their Norsat fly-away terminal include during the Ecuadorian earthquake, the Presidential Inauguration Day in the USA, and Fidel Castro’s funeral in Cuba. Read the full case study, as published in the May 2018 issue of SatMagazine, to see how and why DCI Teleport uses Norsat products for breaking news.
CASE STUDY: NORSAT CUSTOMIZES SSPA FOR NASA
NASA’s Armstrong Flight Research Center operates the Global Hawk unmanned aircraft for high-altitude, long-duration Earth science missions. Norsat’s customized ATOM Series SSPA is a Ku-band solid-state power amplifier that is used in NASA’s HIWRAP aircraft radar instrument at 60,000 feet. This special SSPA which needed to be customized with a distinct capacitor board to allow operation at high altitudes was specially designed by Norsat for NASA.
TRADE SHOW: NORSAT SPEARHEADS THE CCW 2018 INNOVATIONS SHOWCASE
The Critical Communications World conference recently wrapped in up in Berlin and we would like to thank everyone who stopped by to see the latest innovations from Norsat International! Critical Communications World was an influential exhibition dedicated to connecting critical communications professionals for three days of thought provoking discussion, debate and networking between May 15th to 17th. The event presented up-to-the-minute policy, insight and intelligence alongside real-world case studies and best practice advice.
TRADE SHOW: STEM CONSUMING MEDIA AT AN EVER-CHANGING RATE AT NAB 2018
Shaping the future of content, the NAB show in Las Vegas is the ultimate platform for the newest technology for media, entertainment, and technology professionals. Norsat attended NAB 2018 as satellite communications play an essential role in broadcasting and distributing media worldwide. On the morning of the first day of the show, Norsat announced the launch of its new WAYFARER series. Norsat’s distributors were also impressed with the new commercial offering as it provided a diverse set of products to a wide range of customers.
Norsat’s WAYFARER™ SERIES are rugged, high performance satellite terminals for commercial applications. Products in this series are ideal for a variety of commercial applications including broadcast, oil and gas, mining, forestry, emergency response and remote enterprises. Known and trusted for rugged military-grade terminals, together with decades of LNB and BUC product development track record, Norsat has applied its expertise to bring you this new offering of high-performance and reliable commercial products. The WAYFARER series includes antennae that are both manual and auto-acquire in multiple reflector sizes.
UPCOMING TRADE SHOWS
- Jun. 26-28, 2018
- Visit us at booth #IT4-01