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Cisco's Space Router Improves Performance and Enhances Operational Efficiency of DoD Demo
Internet Routing in Space (IRIS) technology has achieved another major milestone with the successful completion of in-orbit testing for the United States Department of Defense.
Astrium and Cisco to explore space-based
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Astrium Services and Cisco, signed a Technology Partnership Agreement (TPA) to study the applications of space-based routers.
Summit Explored Space as the Next Economic Frontier
Bringing the Internet economy to space.
Commercial Satellite Acquisition Holds Great Promise
Managing the spike in bandwidth demand.
Telepresence: Satellite's Rising Star
Decreasing costs, technological advances and enhanced experience mean the future is bright for telepresence via satellite.
Society of Satellite Professionals International Announces Honorees for 2010 Industry Innovators Awa Destination
SSPI honors Cisco Systems for developing and placing into operation a hosted satellite payload offering the ability to route IP traffic on the satellite. Please also add to the RSS feed.
Cisco CEO Sees Space as New Internet Frontier
CEO John Chambers discusses Cisco's decision to put the first Internet router into space in this Times Online article.
Internet Routing In Space Takes IP Ubiquity to a Whole New Level
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A New Milestone for "Internet Protocol Everywhere"
Milsat Magazine Up Close with Steven Boutelle
Steven Boutelle, CEO of IRIS, talks about his career in the Army and the Cisco Internet Routing in Space initiative.
Cisco's Space Router Successfully Operates in Orbit
IRIS technology has achieved a major milestone with the successful in-orbit test of the Cisco IOS® Software's networking capabilities and the company's on-board router.
IRIS Experiment Market Primer for Space Routers
IRIS is the first dedicated U.S. military payload to reach orbit on a commercial satellite.
Internet Routing Blasts into Space
A radiation-proof Cisco router was sent into space today aboard an Intelsat satellite with the goal of setting up military communications.
Cisco Router Sent Into Space Aboard Intelsat Satellite
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IRIS Technology Could Enhance Military Communications