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NOVELSAT and Intelsat Partner for High-Performance Networks


Ibadan, 15 March 2023. – NOVELSAT has announced that Intelsat has selected its satellite connectivity technology for high-performance networks. As a result, Intelsat will utilize NOVELSAT’s satellite modems to supply high-speed trunking and backhaul connectivity for wireless and wireline networks.

This collaboration allows Intelsat to further strengthen its AgileCore UX offering, a performance-optimized trunking solution that integrates high performance and reliability with managed wireless WAN optimization. By utilizing NOVELSAT’s high-speed satellite technology, Intelsat can enhance its network’s performance and capabilities to meet the ever-increasing customer demands.

NOVELSAT satellite modem technology features interesting capabilities, including NOVELSAT DUETTM bandwidth reuse technology and NOVELSAT NS4TM bandwidth-efficient waveform, which deliver unparalleled transmission speeds and maximum spectral efficiency. The modems also have powerful networking capabilities, high interference resiliency, and a comprehensive management system. Therefore, they ensure maximum performance and reliability for high-value communication applications.

Speaking on the partnership, Gary Drutin, CEO of NOVELSAT, commented, “we are glad to be partnering with Intelsat to power their high-performance networks with our cutting-edge satellite technology. Drutin added that because NOVELSAT designed its satellite modems “to deliver the most capable and reliable network connectivity,” it made them “the perfect fit for Intelsat’s mission-critical networks.”

Similarly, Al Soto, Senior Principal Product Manager, Networks, at Intelsat, added, “Intelsat is constantly innovating so we can deliver the solutions that meet the growing expectations of our customers. NOVELSAT’s cutting-edge technology will be a valuable addition to our network and will allow us to further enhance our services and provide customers with the reliable, high-speed connectivity they need.”

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