Satellite Communications (Part 1): Not What you may remember
Josh Miner (Vice President and General Manager, Land Mobile, Iridium Communications)
Gary Monetti (Founder and Managing Director, Monetti & Associates Consulting)
Date: Wednesday, September 29
Time: 2:45pm - 4:00pm
Format: 75-Minute Short Course
Vault Recording: TBD
The names are well-known, but the offerings of traditional satellite-communications providers have changed dramatically during the past few years. As constellations and terrestrial-based equipment have evolved (as well as the economics of putting them into orbit), so have the offerings of established satellite providers. While appreciated as a last-resort communications alternative in the past, satellite has been viewed by many first-responders agencies as being too expensive and operationally difficult to use on a regular basis. Learn how many of those perceptions are simply myths today.