- University of Hawaii. Albert, Nancy C. // Liberal Education;Sep/Oct92, Vol. 78 Issue 4, p44
Focuses on the Maui Outreach Program of the University of Hawaii at Manoa. Use of interactive television to bring individual college courses and whole degree programs to students throughout the islands; Curriculum description.
- Resellers ride stable prices through busy '96. G.D. // Broadcasting & Cable;8/12/96, Vol. 126 Issue 34, p80
Reports on stable prices experienced by satellite companies in the United States. Trends in capacity costs; Projections on the impact of Vyvx's bundled fiber/satellite services on pricing.
- A huge market for satellite images? Leon, Jean-Claude // Interavia Business & Technology;Apr95, Vol. 50 Issue 589, p8
Reports on the proliferation of foreign companies in the United States that market satellite-driven earth imagery. Pentagon's decision to allow private companies to market satellite images in the country; International ventures formed in the US to capture the satellite images market.
- Bandwidth bonanza creates digital broadcasting boom. Bulloch, Chris // Interavia Business & Technology;Oct96, Vol. 51 Issue 603, p44
Focuses on Europe's satellite industry making an impressive recovery on the growing demand for direct satellite television. Television programming in compressed digital format; Application to orbit wideband or multimedia satellite systems; American Telephone and Telegraph (AT&T) Skynet lead in...
- Commercial satellites: The boom continues. Bulloch, Chris // Interavia Business & Technology;Apr97, Vol. 52 Issue 608, p45
Assesses the business situation of satellite builders based on the performance of leading commercial communications and broadcasting satellites. Lifetime of modern satellites and its effect on replacement market; Financial data of major satellite companies; Alliance of SES and Intel based on...
- Seeing the light. Gordon, Sean // Satellite Communications;Nov97, Vol. 21 Issue 11, p38
Discusses challenges faced by the satellite service industry. Market demand for array of services; Development of hardware capable of increasing number and variety of high-value signals; Requirements for Earth stations; Economic value of fiber optic cabling; Combining networks of fiber-optic and...
- No ghost town. Gifford, James M. // Satellite Communications;Feb98, Vol. 22 Issue 2, p6
Discusses whether the satellite industry would abandon C-band once Ka-band and V-band systems arrive. Emergence of Ka-band and V-band satellites in orbit by 2010; Continued demand for low-cost C-band; Use of C-band satellite transponder for cable systems or communal reception site.
- Uplink. // Satellite Communications;Feb98, Vol. 22 Issue 2, p8
Presents a roundup of news about the satellite earth stations industry as of February 1998. Orbcomm Global LP's signing of license agreement with Damos SudAmerica S.A.; TRW Inc.'s postponement of plans to build the Odyssey satellite system; MCI's new wave division multiplexing.
- Downlink. // Satellite Communications;Feb98, Vol. 22 Issue 2, p18
Presents a roundup of news about manufacturers of products used in the satellite earth station industry as of February 1998. PanAmSat Corp.'s offering of bundled service to telecommunication carriers around the world; BT North America Inc.'s launch of its satellite Earth station in Albany;...