Spacenet Expands Connexstar Coverage
[Satellite Today 10-08-08] Spacenet Inc. has expanded coverage for its commercial grade Connexstar service to include select countries in Europe, the Middle East and Africa, the company announced Oct. 8.
The Connexstar International Satellite Service will connect remote overseas locations with telephone service, high-speed broadband Internet access and two-way video capabilities via satellite directly to a secure teleport facility in the United States. Standard service packages are available in speeds ranging from 256 kilobits per second to 2 megabits per second.
Connexstar is based on the SkyEdge VSAT platform as well as Cisco Systems’ VSAT Network Module.