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Resilient Connectivity for Defence Missions

Governments worldwide rely on Telesat’s state-of-the-art satellite fleet to provide mission-critical connectivity domestically and across the globe. Our secure, resilient infrastructure combined with fully managed end-to-end private networks support situational awareness, intelligence gathering and morale, welfare and recreation connectivity for troops – whether on land, in the air, or on the high seas.

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Pole-to-Pole Mesh Space Relay Network

Telesat Lightspeed™, our advanced, global Low Earth Orbit network, will soon provide unparalleled survivable and assured network connectivity. The network will leverage Optical Inter-Satellite Links (OISLs) and can dynamically allocate additional capacity to areas with high demand, ensuring secure, reliable and cost-effective global connectivity for government and defence applications.


Telesat Lightspeed Delivers Unmatched Resiliency and These Key Benefits:
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High Throughput

Gigabits per second speeds to a remote, and multiple Tbps of capacity in the network ensures enterprise-grade, secure connectivity for unconstrained full motion HD video dissemination, multi-spectral imagery, and command and control links.

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True Global Coverage

Every point on earth is covered, including polar regions.

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Low Latency

Our network is about 20-times more responsive than today’s geosynchronous satellites and on par with fiber networks. Government users can be confident that encrypted web pages and enterprise cloud applications will work seamlessly.

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High Capacity

Our intelligent network can dynamically allocate bandwidth to theaters of operations with high traffic demand.

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Assured Access

Highly resilient network with multiple interconnected satellites and ground nodes without any single point of failure ensures networks always stay connected.

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Quick Service Deployment

Compliant with Metro Ethernet Forum (MEF) standards for seamless plug and play integration.

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If you would like to learn more about any of our solutions, please get in touch with us today!

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