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Videosoft and SKYTRAC Announce Ultra-Low Bandwidth Video Streaming on All Iridium Certus® SKYTRAC Systems

ANAHEIM, CA, February 27, 2024 — SKYTRAC Systems Ltd (SKYTRAC), a global leader in satellite communications (satcom) and intelligent connectivity solutions, today announced that they have partnered with Videosoft Global Ltd (Videosoft), a leading ultra-low bandwidth video streaming provider, to provide ultra-low bandwidth streaming services over SKYTRAC’s family of Iridium Certus® connected systems.

This compelling low-bandwidth solution will enable SKYTRAC’s customers to take advantage of real-time video transmission over wireless networks with limited bandwidth. With reliable, low-latency, real-time video available globally, this solution is ideal for critical airborne observation and surveillance operations.

“Videosoft is glad to be working with SKYTRAC to introduce our ultra-low bandwidth streaming solution to their aviation markets,” said Stewart McCone, CEO of Videosoft. “In partnering with SKYTRAC, we are affirming our dedication to providing innovative video streaming solutions for those conducting critical missions. We believe our service will be incredibly beneficial to SKYTRAC’s customers.”

Videosoft’s streaming platform will enable SKYTRAC’s customers to access various exciting features, such as simultaneous streaming of multiple scenes, AES128 and AES256 bit encryption, hi-res snapshots, hi-res video retrieval, and more. With the ability to stream at as low as 4 Kbps, Videosoft’s streaming service will enable operators to access reliable video footage over Iridium satellite, cellular, and other radio-based IP networks.

“SKYTRAC is always looking for ways to offer new and innovative solutions to our customers, and we are excited to offer Videosoft’s streaming for our Iridium Certus® systems,” said Iain Ronis, Director of Product Management at SKYTRAC. “With our mutual understanding of creating solutions for harsh and low-bandwidth environments, this partnership is set to open new avenues for both of us and further strengthen our position as leading solutions providers.”

For more information on SKYTRAC products and capabilities as well as Videosoft’s features, please visit SKYTRAC at HAI HELI-EXPO 2024 at booth 6935 from February 27 to February 29 or visit www.skytrac.ca.

About SKYTRAC Systems Ltd.

SKYTRAC, an aerospace leader in Low Earth Orbit (LEO) satellite communications and intelligent connectivity, provides innovative technology solutions to some of the world’s largest organizations. SKYTRAC’s work helps aerial firefighters save our forests, allows search and rescue teams to navigate dangerous environments, provides coast guards and militaries with mission-critical capabilities, and helps empower humanitarian missions worldwide. SKYTRAC’s technologies can be found on fixed-wing, rotorcraft, and uncrewed aerial vehicles and in operational control centers on all seven continents. From custom software and hardware development through to STC generation, SKYTRAC offers OEMs, operators, and systems integrators end-to-end products and services. Today, SKYTRAC serves over 800 customers on over 900 airframes and is a leading provider of satellite, cellular, and mission management services for nearly all aerospace sectors. For more information, please visit www.SKYTRAC.ca.

About Videosoft Global Ltd.

Videosoft Global is fast establishing itself as a global leader in high-quality, low-latency live video streaming solutions across wireless networks. Its unparalleled technology seamlessly integrates adaptive video compression and transmission protocols, revolutionising streaming capabilities by delivering remarkable ultra-low bandwidth performance starting from as little as 4kbps. This redefines the notion of a ‘low bandwidth’ video solution and ‘works when you need it most’, even in the most challenging of environments.

Hardware and network agnostic, Videosoft is well placed to meet the needs of customers experiencing real-time video challenges from remote locations, providing tailored solutions across many markets.

Learn more at: www.videosoftglobal.com.

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