Satellite technology

The Complete List of Can’t-Do-Without Tools for Anyone Who Maintains a Satellite Antenna

At Link Up Communications, we take our tools seriously. Categorized and inventoried after every install, our installation tools are carefully organized in our office on their own ridiculously expensive heavy-duty shelves. Like you, we know that having the right tool – not just something that will “do” – saves you from a whole lot of…

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The Most Ridiculous Advice EVER About Satellite

Ever met a satellite technology naysayer? We have. Satellite naysayers believe that delivering audio or video content via satellite is antiquated. You see, only they can accurately read the future of telecommunications and – according to the naysayers – satellite is on its deathbed, being given its last rites. Satellite technology naysayers like to share…

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4 Essential Troubleshooting Strategies for Your Network

Troubleshooting. Tech types know this verb well. It refers to the logical, systematic search that must be conducted to make a product or system operational again. How do you proceed in a logical, systematic way when exploring problems at your audio or video uplink? For either, the troubleshooting is basically the same. Here are our…

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Contemplating Ku-Band? Three Points That Will Make You a Fan

Broadcasters across America frequently turn to Ku-band uplinks and their accompanying downlinks. Used for broadcasting and two-way Internet, Ku-band is cost-effective to install and functional. We recently took a closer took at the attributes of a C-band uplink; now let’s talk about Ku-band: THE KING OF LOGISTICS Because Ku-band is used by satellite communications systems,…

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