Amsterdam, The Netherlands - Visitors
to IBC 2013 can witness the fastest ever BGAN live streaming for
the first time as Inmarsat and Cobham SATCOM will demonstrate the
broadcasting potential of the new BGAN high data rate streaming
Daily demos will take place at 12:00 and 15:00 on the Inmarsat
stand using the brand new, ultra-portable Cobham SATCOM EXPLORER 710;
the only BGAN high data rate streaming service compatible satcoms
710 provides streaming rates over 650 kbps out of the box,
when using the new BGAN high data rate streaming service, which is
officially launched at IBC 2013. Available to order at the end of
September 2013, EXPLORER 710 enables the fastest
on-demand video streaming via satellite with guaranteed QoS.
In a forthcoming free software update, EXPLORER 710 will gain the added
ability to bond the signals from multiple terminals via Ethernet
and achieve IP streaming rates on the BGAN high data rate streaming
service of 1 Mbps or even higher.
As the world's smallest and lightest Class 1 BGAN terminal and
the first platform to make use of BGAN high data rate streaming as
standard, the EXPLORER 710 is positioned to
support broadcasters in enhancing the quality of mobile outside
As well as enabling the fastest BGAN live streaming ever, EXPLORER
710 introduces Smart Phone apps to the world of BGAN
connectivity, enabling users to connect their own devices for voice
calling and connectivity.
In addition to demos on the Inmarsat stand (2.B19), EXPLORER
710 will also be displayed on the Cobham SATCOM stand
(1.F41) during IBC 2013.
Cobham protects lives and livelihoods with its differentiated
technology and know-how, operating with a deep insight to customer
needs and agility. The Group offers an innovative range of
technologies and services to solve challenging problems across
commercial, defence and security markets, from deep space to the
depths of the ocean. It has market leading positions in air-to-air
refuelling; aviation services; audio, video and data
communications, including satellite communications; defence
electronics; life support and mission equipment. The most important
thing Cobham builds is trust.
About Cobham SATCOM
Cobham SATCOM develops, manufactures, sells and supports
satellite and radio communication terminals and earth stations for
land, marine and airborne applications. With the ever increasing
demand for communication, our products and services are used to
satisfy the needs of a wide variety of commercial, governmental and
Cobham SATCOM uses state-of-the-art technologies to design
affordable, highly reliable high performance systems that have
decreased over time in terms of size, weight and power consumption.
Our products enable people to stay in touch under the most
challenging and demanding conditions. When traditional
communication technologies fail, Cobham SATCOM's products will keep
providing our customers with high quality voice, data, and
Our product designs have evolved tremendously during their
decades in service in use around the world in a variety of domains
and environments. We market under the AVIATOR, EXPLORER, SAILOR®
and Sea Tel brands. Please refer to our websites for our list of
global distributors and partners. Cobham SATCOM has design,
development and manufacturing facilities in Denmark, Norway, South
Africa and the USA.
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