The objective of the study is the identification of security technologies and architectures that can ensure the secure delivery of corporate content over IP satellite networks. The study will concentrate on IP services using DVB-S for the outbound channel with return interaction channel via terrestrial PSTN/ISDN or SCPC satellite links. Furthermore, the study is restricted to transparent 'bent pipe' satellite links.
The Prime Contractor is VEGA Group PLC whose business includes Space Engineering, Information Technology, and Computer Based Training solutions. Kingston inmedia is involved as a Subcontractor due to their experience in Broadcast Solutions, IP & Carrier Services, and Corporate & Enterprise Services.
There are two main issues:
The study comprises the following activites:
All the tasks in the above study plan have been completed.
The VEGA Final Presentation was presented at ESTEC on the 22nd April 2002 and is available.