06.03.2010 11:17 AM
Originally featured on BroadcastEngineering.com
Forum to address mitigating satellite interference, signal theft
Satellite transmission interference and the theft of signals around the world will be the subject of an all-day forum Oct. 12 in New York City.
Hosted by CNN and the World Broadcasting Unions’ International Satellite Operations Group (WBU-ISOG), the Satellite Interference-Mitigation Forum is scheduled to be held at the CNN New York Bureau in the Time Warner Center from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. The event is organized jointly by GVF, the Global VSAT Forum and SUIRG, the Satellite Users Interference Reduction Group.
Topics to be addressed include characterizing the interference challenge; improving deployments, including VSAT and SNG installation and operations training; tracking remote interference sources; enabling product quality, including earth-station type approvals; interference-fighting tools; and terrestrial wireless interference.
Attendance is free, but registration is required.