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Aftermath of the Cyclone Nargis and the Sichuan Earthquake
The recent May 2008 disasters that hit Myanmar and China led to a great loss of lives. Aside from this devastation brought by the catastrophic events, the disasters also damaged billions worth of properties, including telecommunication infrastructures.
Foshan Firemen Speak of IPSTAR Life-Saving Benefits
The Foshan Firefighting Bureau in Guangdong, China, has equipped its fire vehicles with a state-of-the-art on-the-move image transmission system enabled by IPSTAR. The fire vehicles are deployed at major fire incidents to coordinate safe and efficient responses in dealing with fire emergencies and other rescue efforts.
IPSTAR Enhanced Seismic Operations in Cha Yu Station
China Satcom, one of the leading telecommunication operators in China and partner of IPSTAR, recently connected a seismograph station in Cha Yu, China to the Internet, via the IPSTAR satellite. The newly installed IPSTAR broadband enhances the seismic research operations of the Cha Yu station. Built in 1976, the station is 900 km away from Lhasa, the capital of Tibet.
Xigou Station Enhances Weather Reporting as Telephony System Upgraded
China Satcom, one of the leading telecommunication operators in China and partner of IPSTAR, connected a weather station in Xigou to VoIP via IPSTAR. The newly installed satellite-based VoIP enhances the telephony system in the station. Built in 1958, the weather station is situated in the outskirts of Urumqi, the capital city of Xinjiang Uyghur in China.
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