Monday, 29 November 2021

Data centres in space? NTT plans satellite trials

by Harry Baldock, Total Telecom
Wednesday 19 May 21

The Japanese operator says it is looking to trial a satellite system that can process and store data as early as 2022

According to reports from Nikkei, NTT is set to explore the concept of satellite data centres in partnership with SKY Perfect JSAT Holdings, Japan’s first private satellite communications company. The project will see NTT equip each satellite with the computing power to process data, with the various satellites working in tandem with one another to function similarly to an orbital data centre…

According to reports from Nikkei, NTT is set to explore the concept of satellite data centres in partnership with SKY Perfect JSAT Holdings, Japan’s first private satellite communications company. The project will see NTT equip each satellite with the computing power to process data, with the various satellites working in tandem with one another to function similarly to an orbital data centre…

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