What is broadcasting anyway?
- Untitled. // Satellite Communications;Mar1999, Vol. 23 Issue 3, p10
Reports that GlobeCast North America will provide full-time master control and origination of six separate program feeds for Cisneros Television Group. Countries where Cisneros will distribute the Locomotion Channel and Playboy TV Latin America; How the signals will be distributed.
- It's a matter of time. Casper, Amy C. // Satellite Communications;Mar2000, Vol. 24 Issue 3, p6
Discusses the effect of the Internet to the concept of time and space. Development in the satellite communication industry; integration of satellite time and Internet time; Chronology of the development leading to Internet time and satellite time integration.
- Satellite-Based Internet Flying High. // Telecommunications - Americas Edition;Jul2000, Vol. 34 Issue 7, p18
Forecasts an increase in the popularity of satellite-based Internet in the United States. Small businesses' potential benefits from direct satellite access; Enabling of users to use multimedia applications over Ka-band satellite systems.
- Enabling a Faster Global Internet via Satellite. Thareja, Ashok K. // Telecommunications - Americas Edition;Feb2001, Vol. 35 Issue 2, p6
Focuses on the use of satellite transmission capabilities to leapfrog Internet-based traffic. Emerging markets for Web content; Increase in the demand for satellite-based solutions; Features of the most sophisticated satellite-based content distribution platforms; Three key strategies to...
- How do you manage 'Internet in the Sky'? Rocci, Lenny; Rosalia, Frank // America's Network;11/15/98, Vol. 102 Issue 22, p32
Describes the management of providing Internet services over a satellite network architecture. Advantages and disadvantages; Challenges; Transmission Control Protocol (TCP) control mechanisms; Use of middleware to overcome latency; Management framework; Increase in importance of satellite-based...
- Internet access to the stars. Evans, Mitch // Telecom Asia;Jul97, Vol. 8 Issue 7, p34
Focuses on the role of satellite communication systems in accessing the Internet. Features and advantages of very small aperture terminal (VSAT) satellite technology; Demand assigned multiple access; Capabilities of satellite digital video compression technology.
- Dishing the dirt on satellite surfing. Bass, Steve // PCWorld;May98, Vol. 16 Issue 5, p274
Looks at the use of satellite dishes to access the Internet. Various dishes from Hughes Network Systems, including DirecPC, DirecDuo, and Full DirecDuo; Costs; The author's experience with installing the dish and the software; The advantages of using satellite access.
- The big push for push technology. Goroch, Antonette // Satellite Communications;Jul98, Vol. 22 Issue 7, p34
Focuses on the potential role of satellite technology in revolutionizing the delivery of Internet content. Challenges to the Internet's rapid evolution; Two categories of Internet data broadcast players; Benefits of broadband data broadcasting.
- Pacific broadband. // Travel Daily;12/27/2013, p4
The article announces the launch of the new satellite-based communications provider Kacific that aims to offer high speed internet access on island nations in the Pacific.