Introduction to Norsat LNBs
What you'll learn
- Satellite Communications - All about LNBs (Low Noise Block Downconverters)
- LNBs (Low Noise Block Downconverters)
- What are LNBs
- How LNBs are used in Satellite Communications
- What are the different types of LNBs
- How to select the right LNB
- How LNBs can help in 5G interference mitigation
- How to troubleshoot an LNB
- How to install an LNB
- Basic knowledge of Satellite Communication principles is helpful, but not essential.
In this course, you will learn the importance of LNBs (Low Noise Block Downconverters) in Satellite Communication networks.
Our electronics and communications engineer - Customer Support Manager at Norsat International, Rodrigo Aguillar will guide you through the course starting with the basics of what is an LNB, the different types and specifications that you have to look for before selecting and recommending LNBs to your team or clients, finishing by showing you how to install and troubleshoot the most common issues you might face when dealing with this essential piece of equipment.
In six videos, you will go from square one to fully understand the core functions of this equipment in the everchanging Satellite Communication universe.
This is what you will learn by enrolling in this video course:
Introduction to the course
LNB 101: What are they and how they are used in Satellite Communications
Different types of LNBs and specifications
How to select/recommend an LNB for your network
LNBs and 5G interference mitigation
How to install and troubleshoot the most common issues
About the instructor:
Rodrigo has been working in the satellite communications industry for more than 15 years and has had the opportunity to participate in multiple projects, from design to deployment and installation of satellite terminals, antennas and networks in various fields such as broadcast, military and emergency services. He is responsible for Norsat’s Customer Support team, providing technical support, training and on-site implementation and will be your instructor throughout this course.
Basic knowledge of Satellite Communications is helpful but not required.
Certification of completion will be provided at the end of the course by Norsat International Inc.
This is the first one in a series of Satellite Communication courses we'll be publishing, so keep your eyes peeled.
Who this course is for:
- Satellite Communication Engineers
- Sales people who work with Satellite Communication
- Satellite Communication enthusiasts
Norsat International Inc., founded in 1977, is a leading provider of innovative communication solutions that enable the transmission of data, audio, and video for remote and challenging applications. Norsat’s products and services include customizable satellite components, portable satellite terminals, maritime solutions, and satellite networks.
Through its Sinclair Division, Norsat is a leading provider of antenna and RF conditioning products, systems, and coverage solutions for public safety, defense, and private wireless networks. Norsat’s unique platform technology allows for quick customization, tailored to meet the needs of customers.
The company’s products and services are used extensively by telecommunications services providers, emergency services and homeland security agencies, military organizations, health care providers, news organizations, and Fortune 1000 companies. Customers include NATO, the United States Department of Defense, Marine Corps, Army, Navy and Air Force; FOX News, CBS News; Boeing, Reuters, TESSCO, General Dynamics and others.
Norsat International Inc. is consistently ranked among the top technology companies in Canada and the top 100 companies in British Columbia.
The company is headquartered in Richmond, British Columbia, and has a facility in Aurora, Ontario.