very small aperture terminal


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very small aperture terminal

Refers to a fixed satellite terminal whose antenna diameter typically does not exceed two meters. Also called VSAT.
Translations
microstation terrienne
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VSAT services provide a transmission and networking connectivity that uses Very Small Aperture Terminals that are earthbound, as well as a space segment, to simulate terrestrial data networks.
The Haiti mission is the second opportunity to employ the Very Small Aperture Terminal, he said.
In 2010 the 4th million very small aperture terminal will be sold and market leader Hughes will sell its 2nd million for nearly exactly half of every terminal sold.
The Asia Pacific very small aperture terminal (VSAT) market continues to see steady growth even as the VSAT markets in other regions begin to show signs of saturation.
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