News | February 27, 2024

Videosoft And SKYTRAC Announce Ultra-Low Bandwidth Video Streaming On All Iridium Certus SKYTRAC Systems

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

Source: SKYTRAC Systems Ltd.