Satellite Equipment

5 QUICK ACTIONS YOU CAN TAKE TODAY THAT JUST MAY SAVE YOUR NETWORK AFTER A NATURAL DISASTER

(The following blog entry is a refresh of the original blog entry “Clever Ideas That Can Save Your Network After a Natural Disaster”, originally published June, 2019) Just the news we were waiting for… For the seventh year in a row, The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration’s Climate Prediction Center (NOAA) is predicting an above-average 2022…

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LOOKING FOR A COMPANY TO MANAGE YOUR NETWORK? THESE FOUR SIMPLE QUESTIONS ARE KEY TO YOUR SEARCH

Until six months ago, the majority of our customers utilized the services of LinkUp Communications for two reasons — to purchase satellite space segment for their networks, and/or to install and maintain their company owned or operated satellite delivery system — uplink, downlinks, the entire lot. Adding managed network services under the LinkUp umbrella was…

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LINKUP COMMUNICATIONS SELECTS NOVRA GROUP TO PROVIDE AN AFFORDABLE REPLACEMENT FOR COMSTREAM / ABR RADIO SYSTEMS

Ottawa, ON – (February 22, 2022): Novra Technologies Inc. (“Novra”) (TSX-V: NVI) and its subsidiary International Datacasting Corporation (“IDC”) announced today that it has been selected by LinkUp Communications Corporation to provide a migration and modernization path for radio networks still using the legacy ABR satellite receivers originally manufactured by Comstream, Radyne, Comtech and IDC.…

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The C-Band Transition: Two Big Mistakes You Won’t Want to Make

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We’ve updated this blog entry from the earlier publication (Aug. 5, 2020) “The C-band Transition: Here’s One Big Mistake You Won’t Want to Make” to reflect the current timeline of the repack and ongoing discussions we’re having with those in the industry. We are midway through the C-band repack. We’ve spent over a year putting…

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Compelling Reasons Why You Should Always Shop Open Source for Broadcast Components

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We were visiting a potential customer earlier this summer — pitching the idea of retiring their Comstream platform for a new, digital platform with all the bells and whistles — when the subject of the extravagant cost of certain proprietary broadcast software came up. Like so many of the other ministries we serve, our new…

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