Recent Posts tagged with satellite services

ONE CONNXT Delivers in the Clutch for Middle-Eastern Clients When Satellite Goes Down

On Sunday, December 2, 2012, NileSat 101 changed its orbital position, affecting channels on the satellite that transmit content to Europe. Due to the change, several Middle Eastern channels lost their signals and were dark for over 24 hours. During this crucial time, ONE CONNXT assisted its full-time and ad-hoc broadcast customers with a technical solution via […]  More

TranSPORT: Satellite-Services Providers Find More Demand Than Ever

Given the increase in the number of ways that sports-content creators can backhaul and distribute content and the rise of next-generation compression technologies, one would think that satellite services would see an opening up of capacity. But that isn’t the case. Speaking at the Satellite Services: Beyond the Basics session at last week’s TranSPORT forum, […]  More

EchoStar Targets Wireless Spectrum with Hughes Acquisition

EchoStar Corp. has announced plans to acquire all of the outstanding equity of satellite technology provider Hughes Communications and its subsidiaries.  The $2 billion transaction includes Hughes’ main operating subsidiary, Hughes Network Systems, as well as Hughes debt, which is expected to be refinanced in connection with the transaction. The deal marks yet another chapter […]  More

Super Bowl XLV: Encompass, DVIDS Deliver Live HD Feed of Troops

Encompass Digital Media joined forces with the U.S. military’s Defense Video and Imagery Distribution System (DVIDS) to deliver the first, HD satellite feed from Camp Leatherneck, Afghanistan, which was featured live during Fox Sports’ Super Bowl XLV broadcast. The live footage shown during the Fox Sports broadcast featured deployed U.S. service members enjoying Sunday’s big […]  More

Travel Channel Migrates Asia Signal to Globecast’s MEASAT-3 Satellite

Travel Channel International and GlobeCast today announced the successful migration of Travel Channel’s Asia signal from Asiasat to GlobeCast’s capacity on the MEASAT-3 satellite. The move was initiated to support the channel’s HD launch later in the year while allowing it to expand to new territories and platforms in the Asia/Pacific region. Travel Channel has […]  More

PSSI/Strategic Television Splits 14 Ways for Mega-Coverage Weekend

March 27-28 proved to be a busy weekend for PSSI/Strategic Television. The company, a supplier of mobile satellite transmission, production, and streaming services, provided domestic and international broadcast services at more than a dozen events from Detroit to the Dominican Republic. Involving HD and SD transmission services and fiber encoding for high-profile sporting events as […]  More

EchoStar, Spacenet Team Up to Deliver Satellite Comm to Haiti

EchoStar Satellite Services (a subsidiary of EchoStar Corp.) and Spacenet Integrated Government Solutions  have announced a collaborative effort to deliver two-way satellite communications involving space and ground equipment to the American Red Cross to aid in relief efforts following the devastating earthquake. These donations include high-speed commercial grade broadband data and digital voice capability using […]  More

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