Newtec's quest to break through the half a gigabit barrier (part 1).
Two Newtec engineers, Dave Suffys and Frederique Gelper, comment on the tests they recently did with a number of Newtec technologies at Intelsat's Fuchsstadt teleport. The result was a staggering 485 Mbps throughput over a 72 MHz C-band transponder on an Intelsat satellite, or nearly seven bits per hertz.
This is not where it ends... watch our engineers actually do it in part 2
- Article: Newtec Smashes Long-Standing 500 Mbps Satellite Throughput Barrier
- Press Release: Newtec Breaks Through the 500 Mbps Barrier