iDirect CTO Dave Bettinger To Present At 15th Annual Global MilSatCom 2013 Event
Information contained on this page is provided by an independent third-party content provider. WorldNow and this Station make no warranties or representations in connection therewith. If you have any questions or comments about this page please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
"Beyond Line Of Sight (BLOS) Returns to Contingency" explores how militaries can utilize future applications contingent to their mission with the right ground infrastructure
HERNDON, Va., Oct. 31, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- VT iDirect, Inc. (iDirect), a company of VT Systems, Inc. (VT Systems), today announced that Dave Bettinger, iDirect's Chief Technology Officer, will speak at this year's Global MilSatCom conference, hosted by SMi group. Bettinger's presentation will examine how a flexible ground infrastructure can help militaries support the right applications and HTS models during operations. The event will be held on November 5-7, 2013, at the Park Plaza Riverbank Hotel in London. iDirect is a world leader in satellite-based IP communications technology.
Bettinger will explain how militaries need to return to a state of contingency. His presentation will explore how the ideal hub and remote platform can achieve a high level of flexibility and interoperability, support emerging satellite structures and various, high-speed applications that are required in BLOS operations.
"Militaries need to be prepared when facing contingency operations, both as an individual sovereign state or a member of a coalition. iDirect's universal platform ensures flexibility, agility and interoperability to support future applications and operate with new HTS models. This will ensure militaries have connectivity wherever they need it-on land, sea or air-rapidly and reliably." ~ Dave BETTINGER Chief Technology Officer, iDirect
iDirect, a subsidiary of VT Systems, is a global leader in IP-based satellite communications providing technology that enables our 350+partners to optimize their networks, differentiate and expand their businesses. The iDirect Intelligent Platform™ allows our partners to run their entire business operations more efficiently via a single, unified IP-based satellite architecture, whether it's providing core IP applications to the enterprise or specialized services to any number of diverse vertical markets. iDirect is the #1 name in global satellite communications in key industries including maritime, military/government, and oil and gas, with a 62% hub market share and more than a quarter million remotes installed worldwide. In 2007, iDirect Government Technologies (iGT) was formed to drive adoption of its IP-based solutions in the U.S. government market. In 2008, iDirect Asia Pte Ltd was established in Singapore to enhance its value-add and responsiveness to customers in the Asia Pacific region. For more information please visit www.idirect.net.
VT Systems is an engineering company providing integrated solutions to the commercial and government markets in the aerospace, electronics, land systems and marine sectors. VT Systems' innovative solutions, products and services include aircraft maintenance, repair and modification; software solutions in training and simulation; satellite-based IP communications technology; network solutions that integrate data, voice and video; rugged computers and computer peripheral equipment; specialized truck bodies and trailers; weapons and munitions systems; road construction equipment; and ship design and shipbuilding. Headquartered in Alexandria, Va., VT Systems operates globally and is a wholly owned subsidiary of ST Engineering. Please visit www.vt-systems.com.
As it's been doing every year since 1955, the North American Aerospace Defense Command, better known as NORAD, will be tracking Santa's progress on Christmas Eve.More >>
As it's been doing every year since 1955, the North American Aerospace Defense Command, better known as NORAD, will be tracking Santa's progress on Christmas Eve as he makes his way around the world delivering gifts, eating mince pies, and knocking back copious amounts of sherry.More >>
The upcoming holiday is not just about the parades, football games, or all the turkey you can eat. It's about spending time with friends and loved ones and having fun, in real life rather than on the Web.More >>
The upcoming holiday is not just about the parades, football games, or all the turkey you can eat. It's about spending time with friends and loved ones and having fun, in real life rather than on the Web. More >>
Most of us don't like being in front of the camera because the self-conscious side of us says we're not attractive enough to be in photos.More >>
Most of us don't like being in front of the camera because the self-conscious side of us says we're not attractive enough to be in photos. Well, portrait photographer Peter Hurley tells us that we are all beautiful people but the secret to looking really photogenic is through something he dubbed the "Squinch." More >>