The WGS certified MDM9000 Satellite Modem is the versatile modem optimized for a wide range of fi xed and mobile government and defense applications over satellite. The MDM9000 modem is typically installed at both ends of a point-to-point satellite link or at the remote sites of a star network. The unit can act as a modulator, demodulator or modem depending on the network confi guration and integrates seamlessly with terrestrial networks and equipment. The modem is in full compliance with the DVB-S2 and the DVB-S2X standard while being backward compatible with our S2 Extensions mode, all in order to achieve barrier-breaking effi ciency at maximum service availability. In receiver mode, the MDM9000 serves as demodulator with dedicated intelligence gathering features.