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How Satellite Works

A typical satellite internet system comprises a remote site communicating via satellite to a Satellite Teleport.


The Teleport is connected via Fiber to an International Internet Exchange, providing high speed broadband internet access directly to the remote VSAT site.

The users remote site requires VSAT hardware to send and receive the data from the Internet exchange.

Remote site hardware comprises:

  • VSAT Antenna                  C-Band or Ku-Band

  • BUC – Transmitter           C-Band or Ku-band

  • LNB- Receiver                   PLL type

  • Satellite Router                 iDirect X3 or X5 router.

  • Coaxial cable                     RG 6 or RG 11 high quality twin coax cable.

Satellite network design
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