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Digital Media and the Role of Satellite

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Executive Summary

A key component of a digital-media solution is having a scalable and dependable network in order to reach the intended audience. There are many connectivity options available, including wire line (DSL, Cable, T-1), wireless and satellite. This paper focuses on the benefits of satellite for digital media applications. A communications satellite is a specialized wireless receiver/transmitter - receiving radio waves from one location and transmitting them to another also known as a "Bent Pipe" - that is launched by a rocket and placed in orbit around the earth.

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