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Bandwidth Solutions for Every Broadcast Need


On Call has a wide variety of satellite space options to fit your situation.

- Scheduled Satellite Access

- Adding IP or Managed Services to Your Existing Space

- Data/Comm IP Satellite Services



QuickSPOTTM Scheduled Satellite Access


On Call introduces the easiest way to access and use occasional use satellite space.Immediately access dedicated satellite space online through a convenient scheduling portal. It takes just moments to book space on your computer, tablet or smartphone.


Then enjoy completely automated access in the field. At the scheduled time deploy your automated QuickSPOT antenna system and it will automatically login to the network and activate your space.

Step Into the Future - Add IP Services to Your Existing Satellite Space

Want the flexibility, convenience and management tools of an IP network but don't want to buy outside satellite space? You don't need to!


For networks and station group who own their own space, on demand or automated scheduled access can be implemented on your own network. A wide variety of custom management options exist for you. We'd be happy to discuss your organizations goals, share ideas and case studies on other managed networks we have implemented.


Voice, Data and Internet Services

For lower bandwidth service requirements, On Call offers the Secure Skies IP satellite service. Secure Skies delivers secure, commercial class Internet service specifically for business applications. Secure Skies takes advantage of shared services technology with some unique differences to ordinary IP satellite networks.

  • Get a true, easy to understand Committed Information Rate (CIR) that we stand behind.
  • Unlimited Access - there are NO DATA CAPS on our flat monthly fee plans. And we do not throttle back your data usage.
  • Choose from unlimited access, flat fee plans or pay as you go plans.
  • Enhance security and convenience with MESH network designs that let you transmit directly between your sites without having to go through a third party hub.
WEAU-TV (Eau Claire, WI) Showcases their new QuickSPOT system to SBE Chapter December-16-2013 December-16-2013

Society of Broadcast Engineers Picnic featuring QuickSPOT SNG satellite system
On September 3rd, Todd Ritchie and Ron Viste of WEAU (Eau Claire, WI) hosted Society of Broadcast Engineers (SBE) Chapter 112 of Western Wisconsin for their annual steak picnic, which provided a great opportunity for the station to showcase their new QuickSPOT vehicle.  

Tim Jackson from On Call Communications was on hand to describe the system and provide an overview of the On Call QuickSPOT product, which greatly simplifies the process and increases affordability for satellite news gathering.  SBE members representing other stations from the LaCrosse/Eau Claire DMA were able to see for the first time how a hybrid TVU/satellite on-demand system can increase news coverage capabilities at a fraction of the cost of a traditional satellite news gathering vehicle.Get reliable, dedicated  high speed satellite Internet uplinks anywhere with QuickSPOT  

“We are thrilled to have recently rolled out our new QuickSPOT vehicle and look forward to getting our news crews comfortable with the simplicity and flexibility of the hybrid TVU/satellite system.  We are the only station in the market that won’t be limited by cellular and microwave limitations,” says Ron Viste of WEAU.  

Society Broadcast Engineers learns how to use their bonded cellular backpack over an IP satellite linkOn Call’s Tim Jackson states, “we were pleased to be part of SBE Chapter 112’s meeting and to show others in the market the features, benefits and simplicity of the QuickSPOT system.  We’re proud to support WEAU as the market leader in the LaCrosse-Eau Claire market as they greatly expand their newsgathering capabilities.”

On Call Supports CBS News Teams Live in Haiti Using QuickSPOT Satellite News Gathering Systems June-15-2010

On Call Communications sprung into action again in support of CBS News in Haiti providing live and taped video feeds, internet access and phone lines for their news teams covering the earthquake using the QuickSPOT satellite news gathering system.


 CBS News In Haiti uses QuickSPOT satellite news gathering system



On Call used the very portable QuickSPOT 96 centimeter fly and drive satellite news gathering antenna to establish a high speed internet pipe which CBS News crews used for their video and communications needs. The system transmitted both live and edited standard definition MPEG-4 video feeds for the producers in addition to establishing a mobile office complete with direct dial in/out phone lines and wireless internet access for email, web browsing and corporate communications .