Jordan Radio and Television (JRTV), the country’s national broadcaster that has pioneered the use of mobile satellite uplink capability for fast contribution applications in the field, has taken delivery of a new satellite newsgathering (SNG) transmission uplink vehicle, built by the Turkey Systems division of Hitachi Kokusai Electric. Hitachi engineers worked closely with Amman-based system integrator HEAT for Engineering and Technology.
JSC Channel One Russia, a premiere Russian-language television broadcaster with more than 250 million viewers in 190 countries, has selected ATEME’s contribution technology to support its international TV content exchange.
Thanks to a grant from Indonesia’s Ministry of Communication and Information Technology (MCIT), schoolchildren in Asmat, Papua now have access to reliable high-speed broadband. Local systems integrator Pasifik Satelit Nusantara (PSN) selected Newtec’s Dialog platform to deliver Internet access to the underserved rural population and surrounding areas.
In the world of B2B media transport, there’s little question that packet-based IP delivery is the preferred method for moving audio and video files. This has enabled broadcasters and program distributors to pay less for bandwidth while giving them the ability to produce live events by remote.
TVU’s broadcast TV focus tightens on breaking news and studio-based remote production.
Hiltron announces the completion of a satellite downlink system for Ireland’s national public service broadcaster, Raidió Teilifís Éireann (RTE). The new resource consists of a 3.7 metre antenna, an HMAM motorised antenna mount and HACU controller. It will be used as a Ku band link receiving video and audio data from multiple sources.