SES now has more than 60 TV channels from Africa, Europe and Asia-Pacific that have started utilising SES Cloud playout services since Q1 2021.
SES-17 has completed its performance tests at the Thales Alenia Space facility in Cannes, France and is being prepared for shipment to Arianespace’s Guiana Space Centre in Kourou, French Guiana on September 22.
Voice control can now be used on Sky Q to switch between the different available apps.
Arabsat’s CTO Dr. Badr bin Nasser Al-Suwaidan has been appointed the organisation’s new CEO, replacing Eng. Khalid bin Ahmed Balkheyour, who resigned from the position.
German DTH satellite platform HD+ will launch a streaming service for smartphones and tablets on September 29, 2021.
The Russian Satellite Communications Company (RSCC) and service provider Romantis Brazil have started broadcasting the TV Difusora channel in the state of Maranhão in northeastern Brazil.
German media company ProSiebenSat.1 is bundling the Ultra HD (UHD) content of its TV channels on the new UHD channel ProSiebenSat.1 UHD.
Bulgaria’s Vivacom has been awarded full Tier 4 certification for Plana Teleport by the World Teleport Association (WTA) following its recent audit of the facility.
UK DTH platform Freesat has become the latest company to have satellite receivers pass the European-wide assurance scheme for TV and satellite distribution equipment known as the European IRS Certification Scheme (EICS).
Fashion TV has launched three thematic channels on the Eutelsat Hot Bird satellite system (13° East), focusing on urban lifestyle and culture, fashion trends and supermodels.