Effective Extensions of Internet in Hybrid Satellite-Terrestrial Networks
Conference : 1st Conference of Commercial Development of Space Part One, pp. 339-344
Date: January 07 - January 11, 1996
DirecPC Turbo Internet is a low-cost hybrid( Satellite-terrestrial) High-speed digital transmission system developed as a collaborative effort between the Centre for satellite and Hybrid Communication Networks and Hughes Network Systems. The System uses receive only VSAT-satellite links for downstream data delivery and public telephone networks at modem speeds to provide the upstream communication path.