Welcome to Stratosat Datacom
Stratosat Datacom is the leader in the provisioning of Satellite Hardware and Solutions on the African Continent. Our first hand understanding of customer requirements made us the favoured One Stop Satcom Shop. Customers from a broad spectrum are able to procure all Satellite and Terrestrial Communications Equipment from an organisation with years of experience and a very mature distribution footprint spread over the continent.
Through our registered subsidiary companies in South Africa, Nigeria and Kenya, we are able to provide the most comprehensive selection of products and services fast and efficiently, which will maximise both our partners and customers’ profitability.
Our drive to be the favoured one stop SATCOM shop on the continent enables our VSAT customer base to procure all their required Satellite equipment from an independent organization that offers our core system integration customer base SATCOM equipment at an aggressive price.
Stratosat Datacom also specializes in the provision of value added services to our customers through:
Satellite Ground Segment equipment
Stratosat is the most prominent supplier of satellite hardware in the Sub Sahara region.
Being the supplier of choice to the largest Service provider and signal distributors we offer our customer the largest variety of ground segment equipment through our various distribution centres located around the African continent.
Our products range from small VSAT terminals to more complex In Orbit Tracking systems for Satellite operators and space agencies.
Radio Astronomy Instruments and VLBI engineering services
Stratosat Datacom is the local market leader in the manufacture, installation and commissioning of high performance Radio-Astronomy instruments.
Together with our technology partner, GD Satcom C4 Systems, we provide the local astronomy market with the ultimate/optimum rf technical solution to satisfy their exacting and specialised Radio-Telescope requirements, particularly the overall system driving specification of 'sensitivity'.
Stratosat Datacom and GDSatcom will supply a proudly South African 13.5m Dual-Offset-fed Gregorian Radio telescope product to the SKA Meerkat team.
Complete manufacture and project management of the offset design to produce a stiff structure matched to the environment, an accurate surface reflector, and antenna control system, will be conducted in South Africa.
Our engineers are very experienced in the field of large structure VLBI telescopes and consultancy services to the VLBI (2010) fraternity, particularly for conversion of surplus-to-requirement, large-aperture commercial satcom terminals modified to subsequently operate in a 'new-life', as effective VLBI terminals.
In Orbit Testing terminals for Telemetry tracking and Satellite Control Applications
In the highly specialised field of In Orbit Testing and Control (TT&C),
space craft operators and space agencies need to be sure that they are
getting the most cutting edge solutions that will allow them to complete their
missions successfully and "on target".
Stratosat is the supplier of local and regional Space Agencies when it comes
to the supply of highly accurate Monopaulse I.O.T Terminals.
When it comes to the supply of complex Multi-Band Feeds and highly accurate
Monopaulse tracking solutions, Stratosat is the supplier of choice.
Air and Sea freight shipping into Africa at the best rates. We utilize the services of four different freight forwarding companies enabling our customers the most cost effective shipping solution for their products.
At our 1 Megawatt warehouse facility we provide various African customers the ability to store their products in our warehouse. We manage inventory and stock allocation on behalf of our customers. Thus providing them with the ability to efficiently and cost effectively relocate product to their end customer, from our warehouse situated about 5 km’s from OR Tambo International Airport.
Satellite Engineering Service
With our highly experienced and trained Engineers we can assist customers with a range of technical services
- Vertex RSI 9 Meter, 11.1 Meter, 13.1 Meter Antenna reflector alignment and construction management services
- Link budget calculations
- Large Teleport Antenna servicing and maintenance
- Antenna tracking controller configuration
- Technical consultancy service
- We also pride ourselves in our Satellite testing platforms available to our customer base to conduct transmission tests from a selection of Antenna, operational at our facility over a live Satellite link.
- Racking and cabling of cabinets.
Local Electronic Repair Centre
Locally we are able to repair a wide variety of Satellite electronics centre from the following brands:
- Vertex RSI
- Paradise Datacom
This eliminates the costly expense of shipping hardware back to suppliers for fault finding and repairs and also ensure equipment are placed back into operation in the shortest space of time.