Stratos Provides BGAN Lease Service to Canadian Government
[Satellite TODAY 10-29-09] Stratos Global Corp. has been contracted to provide a dedicated, leased channel on Inmarsat’s Broadband Global Area Network (BGAN) mobile broadband satellite service to the Canadian government, Stratos announced Oct. 28.
Stratos, an Inmarsat distribution partner, will provide the BGAN lease service, valued at more than $1.85 million, as part of the ITSB-Stratos contract with the Candian government, established in October 2008 to provide a variety of Inmarsat mobile satellite products and services to all departments of the government.
The service will use one of Inmarsat’s I-4 satellites for mobile broadband voice and data.
Stratos Signs GSM Reseller Agreement with BOW Satellite Today September 24, 2009
[Satellite TODAY 09-24-09] Stratos Global reached a cooperative distribution agreement with Blue Ocean Wireless (BOW) to resell BOW s GSM service to existing Stratos customers under the brand name BOW GSM, Stratos announced Sept. 23.
Stratos Deploys FleetBroadband System to Cover Ocean Race for BBC Satellite Today August 5, 2009
[Satellite TODAY 08-05-09] Stratos Global deployed an Inmarsat FleetBroadband mobile satellite system onboard the tall ship Bark Europa to broadcast coverage of the final leg of the Tall Ships Atlantic Challenge between Halifax and Belfast on BBC…
Government Series Part I: Satellite Players Assisting the Public Through Civil Programs Via Satellite July 1, 2009
The government often is both the largest employer and consumer of goods and services in a country, and in many countries a better description for the government would be a collection of entities with multiple interests and demands. For instance…