Intelsat FlexMove Recognized as 2022 Outstanding Leadership in Use of a Mobile Solution Award by MSUA
“Using the latest satellite technology and situational awareness applications, emergency responders were able to initiate their response with quick and efficient coordination of resources,” said Joel Schroeder, director, Land Mobile Products, Intelsat.
MCLEAN, Virginia (PRWEB)
06 April 2022
The Association of Mobile Satellite Users (MSUA), a global non-profit organization focused on amplifying the voices of millions of users of mobile satellite solutions, recently announced that Intelsat was the company that won the 2022 Outstanding Leadership in Use Award. of a mobile solution for its contribution to the continued provision of secure, high-speed Internet connectivity for disaster response following the earthquake in Haiti in August 2021.
Using the latest satellite technologies and applications for situational awareness, emergency responders were able to start their response with quick and efficient coordination of resources with the help of the FlexMove global high-throughput satellite (HTS) network. ‘Intelsat. High-speed Internet was used to support coordination of intelligence for the United Nations and topographical and aerial imagery of several disaster sites. Local authorities and government agencies were able to quickly determine where to deploy resources based on intelligence, video feeds and photos collected.
“With Intelsat’s FlexMove network, NGOs around the world can quickly deploy to a disaster area with reliable, plug-and-play, high-speed connectivity. The network supports vehicle-critical mobility solutions and portable connectivity for temporary network access in a fixed location. FlexMove makes it possible to establish an Internet connection in minutes without the need for extensive technical training beforehand, making it an ideal solution for emergency response teams who need to deploy at all times,” says Lisa Dreher , President, MSUA. “Our panel of five judges reviewed more than 60 nominations this year to focus on the best mobile satellite innovations for 2022 and found Intelsat’s role in supporting emergency response teams around the world to be important in saving lives” , continues Dreher.
“Intelsat has worked with HELP.NGO, an experienced international disaster response team trained to respond quickly to emergencies when existing communications networks fail, to support their mission of mobilizing resources and equipment in an effort to restore connectivity quickly. The team quickly deployed to the epicenter to assess the damage caused by the earthquake,” said Joel Schroeder, director, Land Mobile Products, Intelsat. “Using the latest satellite technology and situational awareness applications, emergency responders were able to launch their response with rapid and efficient coordination of resources,” Schroeder explains.
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As the founding architects of satellite technology, Intelsat operates the most reliable satellite telecommunications network in the world. We apply our unparalleled expertise and global scale to connect people, businesses, governments and communities, no matter how difficult the challenge. Intelsat is building the future of global communications with the world’s first hybrid, multi-orbit, software-defined 5G network, designed for simple, seamless, and secure coverage precisely when and where our customers need it most. need. Follow the leader in global connectivity and “Imagine Here” with us at Intelsat.com.
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