Inmarsat Global Xpress® Partner to Provide Value-Add Integration for Land
LONDON, November 14, 2012
LONDON, November 14, 2012 /PRNewswire/ --
Paradigm Communications to provide GX-certified terminal integration
Inmarsat (LSE: ISAT.L), the leading provider of global mobile satellite
communications services, today announced that Paradigm Communications
('Paradigm') will provide Global Xpress® land terminal integration services.
Inmarsat Global Xpress (GX) will be the world's first global Ka-band network,
providing broadband speeds of up to 50Mbps to mobile, portable and fixed
devices. The first satellite, covering Europe, Middle East, Africa and Asia is
scheduled for launch in Q3 2013, with global coverage planned for 2014.
Already an experienced integrator of multi-band satcom terminals, Paradigm
will develop value added functionality around GX land terminals for enhancing
network services, while retaining full GX-certification. Paradigm will work
closely with Inmarsat's other GX terminal partners, Value Added Resellers
(VARs) and hardware distribution partners to tailor terminals to meet end-user
requirements in varied and often demanding operating conditions.
Leo Mondale, Managing Director, Global Xpress, said: "Paradigm Communications
has demonstrated leadership in the VSAT terminal marketplace. With their
experience and expertise in key market segments, their integration capability
will ensure that our customers rapidly benefit from the introduction of new
generation, high data rate services wherever they are deployed."
Ulf Sandberg, Managing Director, Paradigm Communications, said: "Paradigm
works closely with customers to understand their specific needs, providing
terminal systems that support their businesses. We are excited to be selected
by Inmarsat for this key role and look forward to delivering many value added
About Paradigm Communication Systems Ltd.
Paradigm provides optimal, innovative Communication and control solutions by
delivering functionality, performance, reliability, and service at a
Paradigm are based in the UK and are private and independently owned. With
Europe's largest SATCOM Warehouse and an extensive logistics capability,
Paradigm are in a position to provide services globally. From the provision of
satcom equipment to the design and installation of complete turnkey systems,
Paradigm aim to provide innovative solutions.
Paradigm have experience designing and delivering customised satellite
terminals and earth-stations for specific industries. Our close relationships
with our end user customers gives us a valuable insight into their key
Inmarsat plc is the leading provider of global mobile satellite communications
services. Since 1979, Inmarsat has been providing reliable voice and
high-speed data communications to governments, enterprises and other
organizations, with a range of services that can be used on land, at sea or in
the air. Inmarsat employs around 1,500 staff in more than 40 locations around
the world, with a presence in the major ports and centres of commerce on every
For more information, please visit http://www.inmarsat.com
Contact: Media contact for Inmarsat: Chris McLaughlin, VP, External Affairs,
Inmarsat. Tel: +44(0)77-9627-6033, firstname.lastname@example.org ; Bell
Pottinger for Inmarsat, Neville Rawlings Tel: +44(0)207-861-2502,
email@example.com ; Media contact for Paradigm Communications:
Mike Holdsworth, Head Of Marketing Tel: +44-(0)-1420-88199,
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