Press Release

Satellite Industry Asscociation Welcomes Globecomm as its Latest Member

By SpaceRef Editor
August 21, 2017
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The Satellite Industry Association (SIA) today announced that Globecomm has joined the Association as its latest member. Globecomm develops secure connectivity solutions to address customer issues across a broad spectrum of areas such as managed communication services — including mobile and IoT, media services and mission critical networks — and system design and integration. The company is known for its ability to provide robust connectivity to the most remote locations under the most treacherous conditions and with zero downtime, and recently announced further expansion of its Ku-band VSAT network in order to provide global coverage of all major maritime shipping routes.

“SIA is very pleased to welcome Globecomm as an Association member,” said Tom Stroup, President of SIA. “The Company’s deep satellite communications expertise, their ability to provide global connectivity solutions for commercial and government applications plus their seamless integration with other member solutions make them an invaluable member of SIA. We look forward to working with the Globecomm team on a number of SIA initiatives.”

“For us, it’s a welcome back home for rejoining SIA,” says Chief Executive Offer Jason Juranek. “We appreciate the unique forum it provides for members to share ideas and make decisions for their business as well as the advocating activities SIA does on behalf of the satellite industry, and are looking forward to being part of this community again.”

About Globecomm

Since 1994 Globecomm has provided robust connectivity for Land, Sea and Air transport of video, voice, and data with zero downtime to the most remote locations on Earth — and under the most treacherous conditions. The company’s comprehensive Satellite, Fiber, Cellular, and CDN infrastructure and services are entrusted to provide the smartest solutions for mission-critical RF and IP communications to Government, Maritime, Media, Energy, Enterprise Wireless Mobile and IoT customers in over 100 countries. Globecomm’s engineering expertise spans network design and system integration; media infrastructure and IPTV solutions; end-to-end hosted and managed services; enterprise media communications and interactive distance learning; and Satellite and Internet of Things solutions and services.

Headquartered in Hauppauge, NY, Globecomm has locations in Maryland, New Jersey, Virginia, the Netherlands, South Africa, Germany, Singapore, the United Arab Emirates and Afghanistan.

About The Satellite Industry Association

SIA is a U.S.-based trade association providing representation of the leading satellite operators, service providers, manufacturers, launch services providers, and ground equipment suppliers. For more than two decades, SIA has advocated on behalf of the U.S. satellite industry on policy, regulatory, and legislative issues affecting the satellite business. For more information, visit

SIA Executive Members include: AT&T Services, Inc.; The Boeing Company; EchoStar Corporation; Intelsat S.A.; Iridium Communications Inc.; Kratos Defense & Security Solutions; Ligado Networks; Lockheed Martin Corporation; Northrop Grumman Corporation; OneWeb; SES Americom, Inc.; Space Exploration Technologies Corp.; SSL; and ViaSat, Inc. SIA Associate Members include: ABS US Corp.; Artel, LLC; Blue Origin: DataPath Inc.; DigitalGlobe Inc.; DRS Technologies, Inc.; Eutelsat America Corp.; Global Eagle Entertainment; Globecomm; Glowlink Communications Technology, Inc.; Hughes; Inmarsat, Inc.; Kymeta Corporation; L-3 Technologies, Electron Devices; O3b Limited; Panasonic Avionics Corporation; Planet; Semper Fortis Solutions; Spire Global Inc.; TeleCommunication Systems, Inc.; Telesat Canada; TrustComm, Inc.; Ultisat, Inc.; and XTAR, LLC. SIA Affiliate Members include: The Aerospace Corporation; COMSAT; HawkEye 360; Wiley Rein LLP.

SpaceRef staff editor.