Tag Archives: Eutelsat

RCS Ghana selects Eutelsat for DTH broadcast

Eutelsat Communications has secured a multi-year contract with RCS Ghana to provide capacity for the broadcast of its DTH bouquet bringing content to viewers in Ghana and beyond. RCS will use Ku-Band band capacity on EUTELSAT 7B to broadcast its fast growing free-to-air DTH bouquet comprising SD and HD channels to the Ghanaian market and [...]

Eutelsat’s Konnect Africa to provide high speed internet to schools in the Democratic Republic of Congo

Konnect Africa, a subsidiary of Eutelsat Communications, Schoolap and Flash Services today announced a Memorandum of Understanding to connect several thousand schools across the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) to the Internet as part of the Schoolap project. It aims to provide schools with high speed internet connectivity, giving them access to a digital platform [...]

Eutelsat selected by AfricaXP for DTH satellite services across Sub-Saharan Africa

Channel network and content distributor AfricaXP has signed multi-year agreements with Eutelsat Communications (Euronext Paris: ETL) for Ku-band capacity on two Eutelsat satellites, positioned at 16° East and 7° East. This capacity will enable AfricaXP to extend the reach of its DTH free-to-air TV platform, Premium.Free. Currently broadcast in West Africa, the platform will leverage [...]

Eutelsat sealed deal with Orao Telecom Congo for DTH-OTT content delivery

On the inaugural day of the AfricaCom 2019 conference, Eutelsat Communications announced the signing of a multi-year contract with Orao Telecom Congo for video capacity on one of its satellites located at 7 ° East, a privileged position for ‘Africa. A first for the African continent, Orao Telecom Congo also joined Eutelsat CIRRUS for distribution [...]

Broadpeak recibe inversión de Eutelsat para proyectos de video

El operador satelital realizó una inversión de 10 millones de euros (USD 11,2 millones) en soluciones de Broadpeak para el desarrollo de servicios de video de nueva generación. Eutelsat y Broadpeak unirán sus recursos tecnológicos para expandir sus servicios para operadores de telecomunicaciones, grupos de medios y propietarios de contenidos, ofreciendo soluciones de entrega de [...]

Broadpeak gets investment from Eutelsat for video projects

Eutelsat and Broadpeak announced a 10 million euros investment (USD 11,2 million) in Broadpeaks solutions to develop new generation video services. Eutelsat and Broadpeak will pool their technological resources to expand their respective portfolios of services for telecom operators, media groups and content owners by offering them turnkey video delivery solutions enabling them to respond [...]

Operadores independientes apuestan a internet para seguir en crecimiento

En el marco de la primera jornada del evento Nextv Series Argentina, la conferencia líder que se desarrolló el 14 y 15 de mayo pasados en el Hotel Intercontinental de Buenos Aires con organización de Dataxis, el panel Desafíos de video para operadores independientes contó con la participación de Virginia Priano (Cablevideo Digital), José Luis [...]

Independent operators to focus on internet models to continue growing

During the first day of the Nextv Series Argentina event, the leading conference that took place on May 14th and 15th at the Intercontinental Hotel in Buenos Aires, organized by Dataxis, the panel Video challenges for independent operators was developed. Virginia Priano (Digital Cablevideo), José Luis Jacquet Matillon (The Cuatro TV Jujuy), Ariel Hernández (Antina) [...]

Eutelsat to deploy Konnect Satellite connectivity in Africa

Eutelsat, has selected General Dynamics Satcom Technologies and Hugues Networks Systems to help them deploy their Konnect satellite in Africa. General Dynamics Satcom Technologies will position seven ground antennas while Hugues Network Systems will provide its Jupiter ground network system. These different technical components will enable the satellite to efficiently exchange traffic with the ground. According [...]

Discover Dataxis’ latest TV and Telco insights at Nextv CEO Africa from 14th to 16th May

 According to Dataxis latest research, 102 million households in the sub-Saharan region have access to television among the 225 million households constituting the region for the year 2018. Even though, the penetration is progressing, reaching 42% in 2018 compared to 40% in 2017, television has not yet fully penetrated into sub-Saharan African homes. Households receiving [...]