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Telesat, Loon to design network operating system for LEO satellite constellation

Thursday 31 January 2019 | 14:48 CET | News
Telesat and Alphabet subsidiary Loon entered into an agreement under which Telesat will leverage a network operating system design from Loon to support its global low earth orbit (LEO) satellite constellation. The design will adapt and expand on Loon's cloud-based, temporospatial software-defined network (SDN) platform that Loon uses today to deliver mobile data services over its fleet of stratospheric balloons.

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