Evolution / Velocity Line Cards

Our Universal Line Cards (ULCs) and Defense Line Cards (DLCs) are compatible with the Universal Hub. The ULCs work with both Evolution and Velocity platforms across commercial and defense markets while the DLCs work on Evolution and Evolution Defense platforms.

The ULC-R is the next generation receive line card for our Evolution® and Velocity® platforms. The ULC-R features Adaptive TDMA, multi-channel support and very high symbol rates. Designed for high throughput satellites (HTS) networks.

  • One demodulator, up to 16 channels
  • Adaptive TDMA, up to 29Msps 16QAM
  • Can coexist with existing XLC series line cards

iQ Desktop Satellite Modem

The iQ Desktop Satellite Modem is part of iDirect’s DVB-S2*/S2X* remote series based on a future-proof hardware with software-defined architecture for maximum flexibility and expansion. The iQ Desktop is highly scalable and ideal for broadband access and small enterprise applications and is compatible on both Evolution® and iDirect Velocity®.

The iQ Desktop Satellite Modem features dual Gigabit Ethernet VLAN-aware networking ports and a very small form factor ideal for prosumer, broadband access, and small enterprise site networks supporting a large range of applications including Internet/Intranet access, SCADA, Voiceover-IP (VoIP), video streaming, and multicasting. The iQ Desktop can reach throughputs up to 200 Mbps when being used in L2oS mode and is compatible with a variety of ODU configurations. High performance modulation techniques enable network operators to offer various bandwidth intensive services. The modem’s ease of installation allows service providers to deploy their services quickly, in a cost-effective way.

The iQ series modems are also available as a 1U rackmount or board level product.

iQ LTE Series

The iQ LTE Series combines iDirect’s next-generation DVB-S2/DVB-S2X satellite connectivity with 4G-LTE creating a converged solution able to deliver reliable and persistent communications across a wide range of use cases. Featuring an integrated Cradlepoint LTE cellular router, the solution offers fully automated VSAT/LTE failover and failback, WAN link affinity steering, advanced VPN connectivity, and an available SD-WAN option for robust enterprise grade communications.

Evolution Series 11000 Tactical Hub

The Series 11000 Tactical Hub is ideal for end users in need of a hub solution in a mobile or tactical environment. It is a cost-effective, compact, and durable solution for operators who will benefit from the flexibility, efficiency, and reliability of an ST Engineering iDirect hub solution.

Core Features of the 11000 Tactical Hub

  • Integrated DLC-T, DLC-R line cards
  • 2 RU, rack-mountable
  • FIPS 140-2 Level 3 certifiable
  • MIL-STD 810G for shock and vibration
  • Compatible with any Evolution® series remote