Operators might be able to transform the satellite market with software-defined satellites, but several challenges remain.
At the event, Arabsat will talk about its new satellite Badr-8.
The entity is an Associate Partner of Satexpo and will run a number of sessions on topics such as 5G and the future of cloud-enabled satellite networks.
By signing this contract, Arabsat has joined an exclusive club of companies who have chosen geostationary satellite technology to enhance their business...
Arabsat will provide high-speed satcom capacity in the Ku Appendix region, while Actia will integrate, deliver, install, and support the terminals.
The announcement was made by Arabsat CEO Dr. Badr bin Nasser Al-Suwaidan and Hoshan Group COO Mohamed Mahfouz at the Arabsat stand at CABSAT in Dubai.
Haitham Al-Ohali will replace Nasser bin Saleh Al-Hejailan as chairman of the board while Dr. Badr bin Nasser Al-Suwaidan will head Arabsat.