The project scope is the development of the Azimuth (satellite modems, data and frequency converters and redundancy switches) and the Elevation (targeting IP applications) product lines.
The Professional Equipment Product range is an important revenue generator for Newtec. With the Azimuth/Elevation development roadmap, Newtec wants to enlarge its market share and secure its revenue. The objectives are threefold:
The development of a new hardware and software platform and simpler, more user oriented Graphical User Interface, together with commercial opportunities based developments will enable Newtec to realize the project objectives.
The AziSat project is built to comply with the following objectives:
Features of the first three phases (release 6 up to 8) are:
The project, encompassing the years 2008-2011, is phased in slices of 6 months. Every phase covers the development of features which will allow Newtec to stay competitive and introduce unique selling points.
The AziSat project was successfully completed in September 2011.