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DishTV, India, launches satellite services based on the the MediaKind AVP 4000 video processing platform.

India’s Dish TV deploys MediaKind AVP platform January 7th 2019 - 12:05 PM

DishTV, India’s largest DTH (Direct-to-Home) service provider, will deploy the MediaKind AVP 4000 video processing platform to enhance video delivery to its 23.5 million subscriber base.

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The live transmission proves that reliable, error-free 8K contribution via satellite is technically possible.

Japan’s NHK Launches 8K Network Via Satellite December 12th 2018 - 12:05 PM

On December 2, Eutelsat Communications helped Japan’s national broadcaster NHK launch the world’s first 8K network, transmitting live images of the from the Vatican. The new NHK network, called BS8K, uses a broadcast link to Tokyo via the EutelSat 12 West B satellite to broadcast images live, 12 hours a day.

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NigcomSat’s main uplink facility in Nigeria.

Newtec Supports Expansion of Nigerian Ka Broadband Services December 4th 2018 - 09:00 AM

Commercial and consumer satellite services provider NigcomSat has expanded its enterprise, government and consumer Ka-band broadband services in Nigeria with the installation of satellite communications equipment from Newtec.

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Arqiva

Arqiva To Withdraw From Playout and Refocus on Uplink Operations November 7th 2018 - 01:50 PM

The playout business received another jolt today when facilities provider Arqiva announced that it intends to move out of the sector over time. The company, which has been a major player in playout for the past 18 years, also plans to redirect its Occasional Use (OU) division away from conventional uplinks and satellite distribution.

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The Satellite Interference Reduction Group (IRG) Has Become Satcoms Innovation Group November 1st 2018 - 12:05 PM

The Satellite Interference Reduction Group announced that it is expanding its reach to encompass all types of innovation within the satellite communications industry. As part of that expansion, it has changed its name to Satcoms Innovation Group (SIG).

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Low Earth Orbit (LEO) satellites are poised to revolutionize broadband communications around the world.

Newtec Modems Successfully Tested On Telsat’s First LEO Satellite November 1st 2018 - 10:00 AM

Now that Telesat’s Low Earth Orbit (LEO) satellite is successfully in orbit, it has begun testing third-party vendor products that could benefit form the satellite technology. The initiative is part of Canada-based Telesat’s plans to deploy a global LEO constellation of 117 satellites for broadband connectivity that it said would revolutionize broadband communications around the world.

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