UAE-based satellite operator Yahsat, has announced that it is to implement Newtec’s FlexACM technology for its high-speed, Ka-band IP trunking service.
Grass Valley will demonstrate new additions to its product range at the 2012 CABSAT exhibition scheduled for 28 February to 1 March at the Dubai International Convention and Exhibition Centre. On hand will be solutions fitting the requirements of customers in the sport, live and news production areas, as well as those in the playout domain.
The European Broadcasting Union (EBU) has applauded an International Telecommunication Union (ITU) move to allow governments to take "necessary actions" when foreign powers deliberately interfere with satellite transmissions.
Cartoon Network HD has become the first high definition (HD) children's channel in Southeast Asia, after a deal with GlobeCast to deliver the channel via its capacity on the MEASAT-3 satellite.
T-VIPS, a leader in professional video contribution and distribution solutions, has announced the launch of the TNS547 DTT Monitor for DVB-T and DVB-T2 Networks, which provides true end-to-end monitoring for DVB-T and DVB-T2 operators.
SES’ new satellite, SES-4, will provide new capacity to the Americas, Europe, Africa and the Middle East. This is the 50th satellite in the global SES fleet and also the largest, most powerful SES satellite to date. It will replace the NSS-7 satellite at 338 degrees East longitude and provide replacement as well as incremental capacity at this well established SES orbital slot over the Atlantic Ocean.
According to a fact sheet compiled by the International Telecommunications Union (ITU), over 500 satellites orbit the earth delivering broadcasting; voice, Internet and emergency communications; environmental and scientific monitoring; and global navigation and positioning systems for planes, ships and vehicles.
Satellite communications specialist Newtec has teamed up with DVB (Digital Video Broadcasting Group) members Arabsat, Cisco, SES and Thomson Video Networks to discuss an update to the DVB-S2 satellite broadcast standard.
Vislink will launch its new Advent Mantis "MSAT" Man Portable Data Terminal, a highly portable tri-band satellite antenna system specifically designed for rapid deployment in hostile environments, at CABSAT 2012 in Dubai at the end of February.
Bridge Technologies has launched its new VB252 RF interface, a complete RF monitoring and analysis solution for DVB-T/T2 broadcasters.