Entries by Jon Simpson

GRC announce release of the GRM 950, a low-cost, IP67, rugged outdoor iDirect 950mp satellite modem for use in challenging environments

The increasing demand for high-speed internet, voice, video and data connectivity in remote regions has led the satellite industry to develop new terminals at an incredible speed, decreasing size, weight and power (SWaP) to allow users to deploy faster, move more easily and operate for longer, at higher throughputs.

Intelsat Closer Connections 2019

Buongiorno to all our friends and partners at the Intelsat Closer Connections event in Rome! It’s set to be a great few days, with Satcube and Paradigm’s SWARM terminals on show and an array of presentations on media, innovation and what satcom and 5G hold for the future of communications!

Need to stay connected in the most remote regions in the world? Thuraya Satsleeve+ has you covered!

Whatever your reason for travelling, communication is critical. So what happens when you pull out your trusty mobile phone and see the dreaded no signal? This is where satellite phones (sat phones) deliver the answer. Unlike traditional mobile phones, which rely on a signal using local infrastructure, satellite phones receive their signal direct from satellites, allowing […]

Airbus Defence and Space select Scytale again!

Earlier this year Global Radiodata Communications (GRC) delivered Scytale Lite, a rucksack based communications solution, to the welfare service operated by Airbus Defence and Space. We are delighted to announce they are now also adding Scytale Medium to their mobile welfare communications portfolio, working alongside their global commercial operator network to provide and deliver scalable welfare […]

GRC Supports Inmarsat’s new GX satellite

This week the GRC G2 Solutions team are in Cyprus attending the Inmarsat Global Xpress (GX) Bootcamp. The next couple of days will see GRC gearing up alongside Inmarsat and partners for the full global launch of Inmarsat’s new GX services.

GRC VSAT interview – David Hartshorn – The Spectrum Fight

GRC are looking forward to hearing David Hartshorn’s (Secretary General Global VSAT Forum) talk on the Spectrum fight. In a recent interview, David spoke passionately about the increased regulation and governance of type approved antenna systems and control of allowing non satellite companies to use spectrum space that has historically been used for satellite and bands that […]

Keynote speakers at VSAT 2015

Some of the events most notable speakers to look out for include: Jon Godfrey (General Manager Paradigm communications), Mathew O’Connor (COO at Avanti Communications) and David Hartshorn (Secretary General Global VSAT Forum), Garr Stephenson (Vice President of Airborne COTM UltiSat),  Reza Rasoulian (Global Head of Connectivity at Carnival Corporation) and Aditya Chatterjee (CTO of Global Eagle Entertainment).