On-board processing: Enabling broadband satellites

Melnick, Martin; Hadinger, Peter
July 2000
Satellite Communications;Jul2000, Vol. 24 Issue 7, p28
Trade Publication
States that flexibility is the key to the success of broadband satellites. Importance of flexibility of broadband satellite services; Information on the first, second and third generation satellite broadband systems; Advantages of the fourth generation satellite broadband. INSETS: Spot-beams make Ka-band different;Mature technology enables broadband satellites.


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