SES is to provide playout, content processing, distribution, and VOD services for BBC Studios and UKTV.
The Corona crisis has put a damper on Swiss public broadcaster SRG’s plan to move its satellite channels to the new HEVC/H.265 compression standard in 2021.
The Russian backers of the Sea Launch platform are in negotiations to sell the platform to a subsidiary of Russia’s state corporation Rosatom. Sources quoted by the news agency TASS suggest S7 will sell the Odyssey floating platform and the commander ship as part of a sale of non-core assets. Rosatom will potentially have considerable […]
Satellite operator Intelsat says it hasn’t been immune to the effects of Covid 19.
Intelsat’s mission to prolong the life of its Intelsat 10-02 satellite will not impact on services on the satellite.
Intelsat’s to participate in the forthcoming clearance of C-band spectrum in the United States has led to the satellite operator to seek Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection.
Ultra High Definition broadcasting is moving towards the next stage, according to SES.
German public broadcaster ZDF will continue to offer its TV channels in SD resolution via the Astra satellite system (19.2 degrees East).
German music channel Folx TV has terminated its DTH satellite distribution on Astra (19.2° East).
The customers of German DTH satellite platform HD+ on Astra (19.2° East) can now also restart already running programmes on the channels of German broadcast group RTL.