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 ¡Sí... SKY México-1 Satellite Built By Orbital ATK Lifted Off + Separated On Schedule...Now The Work Begins
“The early indications from our initial checkout and testing process show that the satellite is performing well.”
Ariane 5 Maintains Perfect Track Record w/Launch Of DirecTV-15 + SKY México-1
“Someone asked me how we had the confidence to go with two satellites on the same Ariane 5, and I said, ‘Well, we couldn’t figure out a way to fit the third one in!”
WORK Microwave Bringing A Broad Range Of Products For Presentation @ CommunicAsia2015
The company's platforms have been deployed all around the world to support a range of applications within the broadcast, satellite, and telco markets, including SNG, direct-to-home, IP trunking and backhaul, teleport, remote location, and more.
Of SatBroadcasting™ Interest: Learning More About Their Customers Is Tata Sky's Latest Endeavor
"Implementing an enterprise data hub from Cloudera will allow us to capitalize on the data we collect and cement our position as India's preferred DTH provider."—Ravishankar N, CIO, Tata Sky.
New Encoders + Recording App From Matrox To Be Shown @ BroadcastAsia2015
Matrox Monarch HDX is a compact, easy-to-use, dual-channel H.264 encoding appliance.
Of SatBroadcasting™ Interest: Ultra HD Channel To Be Broadcast Via SES' Astra
"Our satellites can deliver a truly immersive Ultra HD experience."—Ferdinand Kayser, COO, SES.
STN's New Codec Launches First Broadcast Channel Over Africa... Enables African Broadcasters Better Quality + Quantity
As the space on satellites and on popular orbital positions is limited this new compression technology is, and will be, the future of the satellite transmission.
DirecTV-15 + SKY México-1 Integrated On Ariane 5...  The Final Touch On Top... No Cherries On This
In Spaceport’s Final Assembly Building, SKY México-1 was installed atop Ariane 5’s central core
Shareholder Vote Upcoming For International Datacasting's Acquisition By Pico Digital
On April 22, 2015, IDC announced that it had executed a definitive agreement for the sale of IDC's broadcast products business and its related assets to Pico Digital Inc.
Digital TV Research Reports That Satellite TV Will Overtake Total Cable TV Revenues This Year
Covering 138 countries, the Digital TV World Revenue Forecasts report estimates that satellite TV accounted for 44% of the total in 2014, rising to 46% by 2020.
Arabsat Partners w/Arab States Broadcasting Union... Organizes + Sponsors 16th Edition Of Arab Festival For Radio + Television
"...is a remarkable media gathering in the Arab World where ​we can meet our customers and get acquainted with their needs, aspirations and their future expectations,..."
Speedy Ka-Band Satellite Internet Provisioning With New STMicroelectronics Demodulator Chip
This represents a valuable step change to what has been available, while simultaneously optimizing the bandwidth efficiency that can be achieved in the lower-frequency Ku-band."—Eric Benoit, Head of Product Line, Headed Platforms, Consumer Product Division, STMicroelectronics.
MTN Delivers A Big Punch... Only Live Broadcast Of The Heavy Weight Fight Delivered in International Waters  
Considering that some of the tickets sold for upwards of $80,000 each, these were much more affordable seats, and in the comfort of a luxurious cruise ship as well.
Inmarsat's New Global Xpress® Catapults CNN's Coverage From Nepal's Devastation
Global Xpress® will deliver streaming IP speeds more than ten times faster than its previous live video 'X-Stream' L-band service via BGAN.
Of SatBroadcasting™ Interest: 2wcom's Product Presence @ CommunicAsia2015
Formed in 1996 with the buyout of Rohde & Schwarz’s FM/RDS product range, 2wcom has its development and manufacturing headquarters in Germany.
Of SatBroadcasting™ Interest: The GoldTS Reference Technology Among Products To Be Highlighted @ CommunicAsia2015
GoldTS Reference is a new technology that makes monitoring for digital services much quicker to set up, and fault-tracking much faster, more accurate and secure.
Partnership Between Dejero + Aeryon Labs For Real-Time, Drone Captured, HD Video Distribution
This will enable broadcasters to integrate live video captured with drone technology into their newsgathering, sports coverage, and video productions.
Ariane's Flight VA223 Readies For Heavy-Lift Transporting Two Sats For DIRECTV 
This step marks the transfer of responsibility to Arianespace for the payload integration, final validations and launch.
Of SatBroadcasting™ Interest: Bringing BBC World Service To APAC+ Australasia Via AsiaSat 5 + BT
“BBC’s commencement of service has significantly expanded our portfolio of information and entertainment services on AsiaSat 5."—William Wade, President + CEO, AsiaSat.
Of SatBroadcasting™ Interest: Spacecom's AMOS-3 Now Supports SPI International's European Broadcasting Efforts
At 4 degrees West, AMOS-3 is co-positioned with AMOS-2. This 'hot-spot' serves Eastern and Central Europe and the Middle East.