Digital Satellites is based in the Giza area of Cairo, Egypt. They provide satellite communications services. Initial operations were in Egypt but the company has now expanded into the emerging markets of Africa, the Middle East, including Libya and Iraq, and worldwide. Their VSAT coverage possibilities, using small customer located antennas, and using multiple satellite beams, is illustrated in the beam coverage map below.
Digital Satellite's Global Network Coverage for VSAT service
Cairo Teleport Network Operations Centre (NOC)
Customers include large corporations and government agencies. They have experienced staff, committed to delivering a high level of service. The network operations centre equipment and a Hughes HX VSAT hub equipment rack are illustrated.
Hughes HX technology VSAT hub rack
Inmarsat Global Coverage
GMPCS (Global Mobile Personal Communications) service provider (Inmarsat - Iridium - Thuraya - Horizon)
Contact details: Digital Satellites Corporation
Tel: (+2) 02 3388 1717
Tel: (+2) 010 2342 1555
Mobile: (+2) 011 1016 0160
Coverages provide for both shared service, with contention ratio, and for dedicated network service.
List of geo-orbit:
Arabsat Badr 4, Telstar 12, Apstar-7 (TN18), Arabsat 5A (TN17), NSS-12 East Africa (TN15), NSS-12 South Asia (TN16), Telstar-11N shared (TN13), NSS-12 Middle East shared (TN14)
iDIRECT Hub Platform: Installation, Maintenance.
iDIRECT Service iDS and iDX.
Hughes, Linkstar, Tooway, Comtech, Newtec and Viprasat
SCPC/TDMA/ MF-TDMA/ DVB-S2/ACM/P2P/Multicasting/Broadcasting Service Provider
Inside and Outside Egypt C and Ku-Bands 1.2m to 16m diameter antennas. Service for Egypt, Iraq, Lebanon, KSA, Qatar, UAE, Sudan, Libya, Tunisia, Algeria,Oman, Afghanistan, Pakistan. Higher Internet Data Rates up to 18Mbps, Network Ratio 1:1 - 1:2 - 1:5 - 1:10 - 1:20. Home - SOHO - Business and Corporate Service Provider. Teleport Design and Space Segment for Long and Short Terms.
Technical Support (VNO - CNO - Teleport Hosting at The Egyptian Earth Station).
The information on this page is my write up about their service. The pictures were supplied by DSC for use on this page. This is not a paid-for advertisement.
Page started 12 Dec 2012, amended 25 Oct 2022.