Cell & Sat associates acquired during their carrier a strong expertise in both the cellular and satellite fields. They have been employed by telecom operators or equipment manufacturers, and held various responsibilities including system definition, technical development, business planning, sales & marketing or field operation of cellular or satellite networking systems.
Today they are providing consultancy services to satellite operators to participate in their technical assessments, market evaluations or business plan simulation concerning the contribution of satellite systems to advanced telecommunication networks. Some recent studies included evaluations of the impact of High Throughput Satellite technologies, including geostationary as well as low/medium earth orbit, and their complementarity with terrestrial networks.
Cell & Sat consultants are also contributing to telecom operators and manufacturers efforts to introduce new 5G radio technologies, innovative cloud based and decentralized network architectures and new services such as enhanced broadband, massive IoT and critical communication applications. They have a special interest for the integration of Non-Terrestrial Network components in future 5G standard releases
Source: Airbus artistic view of the OneWeb constellation