Tag Archives: Nilesat

Harmonic, the video delivery infrastructure, is deploying a multichannel automated playout system to Nilesat, the satellite operator and broadcast service center in the Middle East and North Africa. With its hundreds of television channels, Nilesat’s workflow will be operated faster with Harmonic’s integrated media server storage, transcoding and playout automation platform. The reliability will be […]


Eutelsat, the satellite provider, has recently revealed reaching the threshold of 1000 HD channels. This has been followed by the addition of 240 HD channels last year, thus amounting the total to 1000 HD channels across two years. The 7/8 degrees West position hosted by Eutelsat and Nilesat satellites has up to150 HD channels in […]


Egyptian satellite company, NileSat, has inked a long-term lease for multiple transponders on European satellite fleet operator, Eutelsat, on its Eutelsat 8 West B satellite which will be launched in mid-2015 to the leading video neighbourhood in the Middle East and North Africa. “Eutelsat’s partnership with Nilesat has fostered the creation of an unmatched broadcasting […]


Leading broadcasters across Middle East have formed an ‘Anti-Piracy Coalition’ which outlines a voluntary code of conduct to combat all forms of piracy that impact the sector. The Coalition will monitor piracy on satellite TV, ensure information about pirate channels is shared among legitimate industry players and coordinate action against the pirates. Industry players including […]