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4KUNIVERSE launches on HOTBIRD over Europe, Middle East and North Africa

4KUNIVERSE launches on HOTBIRD over Europe, Middle East and North Africa

Blog posts   •   Oct 17, 2018 10:39 CEST

On the occasion of MIPCOM 2018, 4KUNIVERSE, a 24/7 4K HDR general entertainment TV channel, airing original TV series, movies, documentaries, sports and primetime programming, all in 4K HDR, has confirmed that it will be launching on the popular HOTBIRD video neighbourhood on November 1st, 2018.

Eutelsat targets a bright future in new corporate video

Eutelsat targets a bright future in new corporate video

Blog posts   •   Sep 10, 2018 09:59 CEST

Eutelsat places the art of connectivity at the heart of its new corporate video

How Vivo extended its 4G service to Brazil’s Fernando de Noronha archipelago

How Vivo extended its 4G service to Brazil’s Fernando de Noronha archipelago

Blog posts   •   Aug 29, 2018 16:13 CEST

In 2017, VIVO, the leading Brazilian mobile phone company owned by Telefonica, was looking to extend its 4G network to the Fernando de Noronha archipelago, one of Brazil’s most popular tourist destinations. The islands’ distance from the mainland (350 km) and very low population density made it difficult and costly to connect via traditional networks.

Satellite connectivity creating opportunities across Mexico

Satellite connectivity creating opportunities across Mexico

Blog posts   •   May 22, 2018 18:28 CEST

For many of us, Internet access is something so common that we take it for granted. However, a significant part of the Mexican population has no way to go online due to the lack of communications infrastructure in their community. This is why an ambitious programme such as México Conectado was highly needed.

Four things you should know about EUTELSAT QUANTUM

Four things you should know about EUTELSAT QUANTUM

Blog posts   •   Feb 26, 2018 15:05 CET

Scheduled for launch in 2019, the EUTELSAT QUANTUM satellite marks a revolutionary step forward for commercial satellites, offering unprecedented customisation and flexibility. Yohann Leroy, Deputy CEO and Chief Technical Officer at Eutelsat, was at Airbus’ premises in Portsmouth today to unveil the key features of our software-driven satellite, which is currently under construction.

HbbTV: satellite brings in interactive TV

HbbTV: satellite brings in interactive TV

Blog posts   •   Oct 17, 2017 09:46 CEST

Ralph Edeine explains how the HbbTV standard is setting the pace for interactive television

Changing the face of in-the-field connectivity for the humanitarian sector

Changing the face of in-the-field connectivity for the humanitarian sector

Blog posts   •   Jul 11, 2017 14:32 CEST

A new generation of satellite equipment is changing the face of connectivity for aid workers in the field during humanitarian crises. Eutelsat’s Simon Gray is in Abuja at Future-Sat Africa to present how we have designed and developed new satellite kits that are easy to transport, deploy and connect.

Sport propels growing popularity of Ultra HD

Sport propels growing popularity of Ultra HD

Blog posts   •   Jun 09, 2017 16:02 CEST

From 8 to 11 June, the final matches of the Roland-Garros French Open are being broadcast live and in Ultra HD via FRANSAT, Eutelsat’s free-to-view platform for French TV homes. This new initiative highlights the Ultra HD momentum set by sport and the key role satellites are playing in the emergence of a spectacular viewing format.

Aero Mobility, the Final Frontier

Aero Mobility, the Final Frontier

Blog posts   •   May 22, 2017 15:43 CEST

Airlines are increasingly leveraging connectivity through passenger mobile apps and devices to increase brand engagement and provide a seamless on-line experience from home to airport, boarding and in-flight, and to destination. Mobility services, principally in-flight, are one of Eutelsat’s fastest-growing activities.