01 December 2022 2022

Discover a New Realm in Transmission Security with ND SATCOM: SKYWAN 5G Release 2.2

Friedrichshafen, Germany; 1 December 2022 – ND SATCOM continues to transform satellite communications with its latest, SKYWAN 5G Release 2.2, by powering and protecting VSAT networks at a whole new level of transmission security (TRANSEC) and usability.  SKYWAN 5G is the world’s only VSAT technology allowing multi-channel TDMA networks with True-Mesh ACM for hubless secure communication.

Discover a New Realm in Transmission Security with ND SATCOM: SKYWAN 5G Release 2.2

In today's highly challenging environments where transmission security in sensitive industries requires the latest technology in authentication and encryption, Release 2.2 effectively delivers that protection. Plus, customers will appreciate the new service-level management of tunnels and bandwidth that will facilitate use and oversight. Such turnkey solutions are a hallmark of ND SATCOM’s commitment to shaping the future of satellite communication.

Secure mission critical networks with these new SKYWAN 5G Release 2.2 benefits:

X.509 Certificate: Authentication Protocol

  • safeguards against malicious network impersonators with every network node authenticated by a Certificate Authority
  • ensures only trusted nodes are able to enter the TDMA network
  • supports operator in effectively managing X.509 certificates for seamless network operation

Generic Routing Encapsulation (GRE) Service

  • provides centralised, user-friendly view for tunnel set-up and operation
  • validates parameters instantly for three tunnel configurations
  • validates MTU sizes and routing information to reduce misconfiguration risk
  • monitors tunnel status efficiently based on SNMP traps

Bandwidth Management: Committed & Maximum Information Rate (CIR/MIR)

  • enforces bandwidth guarantees and MIR as agreed in service plans
  • are configurable per station or a group of stations
  • are either fully dynamic or permanent bandwidth assignments

“SKYWAN 5G Release 2.2 is real game changer,” said Michael Nebel, Head of Product Management. “ND SATCOM is the only trusted solution provider in Europe for demanding market sectors such as aviation and the military, where the concept of reliability and security have far-reaching impact. We deliver on that with the next generation TRANSEC and management of VSAT networks Release 2.2 provides. With excellence always in mind, raising the bar on security and performance underscores our continuing commitment to our valued customers.”

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ND SatCom GmbH

With more than 30 years of experience in satellite communications, ND SATCOM is the world's leading supplier of satellite-based communications systems and ground stations and supports customers with critical operations anywhere in the world.

Customers in more than 130 countries have chosen ND SATCOM as a reliable source for high quality and secure solutions that include turnkey and customized systems. The company's innovative technologies are used globally by governments, the military, television and radio broadcasting, telecommunications and enterprises.

The company's core product SKYWAN enables secure, reliable and fast communications for thousands of users daily. With the SKYWAN network solution, ND SATCOM connects the IT world with satellite communication and offers fully integrated and optimised solutions for the worldwide availability of online applications.


Contact Product Management

Michael Nebel, Director Product Management & Training, ND SATCOM

E-Mail: michael.nebel@ndsatcom.com

Phone: +49 7545 9398987

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Arzu Evlek, Director Marketing & Communication, ND SATCOM

E-Mail: arzu.evlek@ndsatcom.com

Phone: +49 7545 939 8751