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O3b Receives IEEE Spectrum Emerging Technology Award

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1 July 2015   Stewart Sanders, CTO, O3b Networks   Each year, IEEE recognises the achievements of teams that demonstrate the most influential advancements in technology for humanity. These teams are recognised for their impactful efforts at the IEEE Honors Ceremony. It is truly an honour to be recognised by an...

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Closing the Digital Divide with Bharti Airtel and Telemor

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18 June 2015 Rob Marabut, Director of Business Development, O3b Networks   It’s amazing to think that there are still more than 3 billion people in the world without high-speed Internet connectivity.  But, it’s the truth.   And for many remote locations of the world, the lack of high-speed connectivity...

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LTE Backhaul Live over O3b

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1 June 2015   David Burr, VP, Product Management, O3b Networks   LTE is the fastest growing mobile technology in history. The Global Mobile Suppliers Association reported that at the end of 2015 that there were nearly half a billion LTE subscribers worldwide using 450 commercial TEL networks. Most people associate...

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So Close You Can Taste It!

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It’s an exciting week for O3b, as the launch campaign hits the final stretch. This week, O3b Block 2 will launch from Kourou, French Guiana, joining its eight siblings in orbit. A lot has happened in the past few days: the satellites have all been mated...

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All Fuelled Up and Ready to Go

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O3b Networks is now just over one week away from launching O3b Block 2—four O3b satellites which will increase the size of the constellation to 12. O3b has also finished fueling and mating the satellites to the dispenser.   We are now in the final stretch for...

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