Seattle:RBC Signals, a multi-national company providing flexible global communications services for satellite operators, today announced it has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Spaceit, a new space company providing satellite operations in the cloud. As part of the agreement, Spaceit will integrate with RBC Signals’ global ground station network APIs in order to make it easier for satellite operators to take advantage of the innovative satellite communications and operations offerings of both companies.
“Unlike legacy ground station communications providers, RBC Signals embraces innovative technology partners such as Spaceit to make new capabilities available to an increasingly diverse set of satellite operators,” said Christopher Richins, CEO of RBC Signals. “We are excited to offer public cloud and software-as-a-service innovations like pay-as-you-go pricing, hybrid infrastructure, and an extended ecosystem of technology partners to the real-time space communications market.”
“Cooperation with RBC Signals, one the fastest developing ground station networks, is an important cornerstone to increase our radio coverage worldwide,” said Silver Lodi, CEO of Spaceit. “It helps us to make access to space more affordable through the efficient use of resources.”