The device is a future-proof modulator-demodulator
solution that maximizes flexibility, efficiency, and cost savings for satellite operators.
Aviat's Symbol Repeater adds adaptive functionality to regain lost signal-to-noise ratio on a dynamic basis, thereby achieving the benefits of repeating without adding modem (modulator-demodulator
Among other things, one needed to learn how to program Hypertext Markup Language; figure out how to use File Transfer Protocol to copy a file from one computer to another over a Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol-based network; use the phone book to find a local business that would "host" files; and then get a modulator-demodulator
to call the phone number of this "host's" computer.