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‘Medici: Masters of Florence’ in Ultra HD by RAI to broadcast in Italy through Eutelsat

‘Medici: Masters of Florence’ in Ultra HD by RAI to broadcast in Italy through Eutelsat

Press Releases   •   Oct 12, 2016 11:41 CEST

Satellite TV homes in Italy are set for a feast of exceptional Ultra HD viewing with ‘Medici: Masters of Florence’, a landmark series from RAI that starts broadcasting on 18 October. The eight-part series starring Dustin Hoffman and chronicling the rise of the Italian Renaissance political dynasty will be available exclusively in the RAI 4K channel on Italy’s Tivùsat platform

Eutelsat selects Airbus Defence and Space and Orbital ATK to build replacement video satellite for 5° West neighbourhood

Eutelsat selects Airbus Defence and Space and Orbital ATK to build replacement video satellite for 5° West neighbourhood

Press Releases   •   Oct 11, 2016 10:23 CEST

Eutelsat Communications has selected Airbus Defence and Space and Orbital ATK to build a new satellite for the key 5° West orbital position serving mainly video markets in Europe and North Africa. Under the terms of the agreement Airbus Defence and Space will build the satellite’s payload while the platform will be manufactured by Orbital ATK.

Bruno Cattan joins Eutelsat as Terminals and Systems Director

Bruno Cattan joins Eutelsat as Terminals and Systems Director

Press Releases   •   Sep 19, 2016 10:17 CEST

Eutelsat Communications (NYSE Euronext Paris: ETL) announces the appointment of Bruno Cattan as head of its newly-created Terminals and Systems Division in the company’s Technical Department.

MultiChoice Africa gears up for the future with new Eutelsat satellite capacity lease

MultiChoice Africa gears up for the future with new Eutelsat satellite capacity lease

Press Releases   •   Sep 10, 2016 10:31 CEST

Eutelsat Communications and MultiChoice Africa, one of Africa’s most prominent video entertainment companies, today announced at IBC in Amsterdam the signature of a nine-year contract for the expansion of the MultiChoice DStv platform at Eutelsat’s 36° East video neighbourhood.

IBC 2016: Eutelsat steps up signal integrity with new single-satellite geolocation solution

IBC 2016: Eutelsat steps up signal integrity with new single-satellite geolocation solution

Press Releases   •   Sep 10, 2016 10:00 CEST

Eutelsat Communications has validated the performance of a unique one-satellite geolocation solution that is now being deployed across its global monitoring network. The SIECAMS® ILS ONE service developed by Siemens Convergence Creators assists in the localisation of interference signals without the need for an adjacent satellite, thereby increasing Eutelsat’s ability ...

ViaSat, Eutelsat in-flight Internet partnership wins European service contract with SAS

ViaSat, Eutelsat in-flight Internet partnership wins European service contract with SAS

Press Releases   •   Sep 09, 2016 12:14 CEST

ViaSat Inc. and Eutelsat Communications continue to execute on their strategy to deliver high-quality satellite-based Internet connectivity to the commercial airline market in Europe with a new service contract for SAS, Scandinavia’s leading airline.

IBC 2016: Media Broadcast Satellite and Eutelsat enter new phase of longstanding strategic partnership

IBC 2016: Media Broadcast Satellite and Eutelsat enter new phase of longstanding strategic partnership

Press Releases   •   Sep 09, 2016 11:04 CEST

Media Broadcast Satellite GmbH, one of the leading providers of broadcast services, and Eutelsat Communications (NYSE Euronext Paris: ETL) today announced at IBC the development and expansion of their longstanding strategic partnership.

IBC 2016: Eutelsat bolsters video competence through partnership with V-Nova, a leader in compression technologies

IBC 2016: Eutelsat bolsters video competence through partnership with V-Nova, a leader in compression technologies

Press Releases   •   Sep 09, 2016 08:01 CEST

Eutelsat Communications (NYSE Euronext Paris: ETL), one of the world's leading satellite operators, announces it is taking a minority stake in V-Nova, a London-based expert in advanced video compression technology. Eutelsat and V-Nova also plan to enter into a commercial partnership focused on satellite video transmission markets, where Eutelsat will exclusively distribute V-Nova’s ...

TricolorTV launches broadband services in Russia via EUTELSAT 36C satellite

TricolorTV launches broadband services in Russia via EUTELSAT 36C satellite

Press Releases   •   Sep 08, 2016 17:00 CEST

TricolorTV, Russia’s fastest growing pay-TV platform, with 12 million subscribers, has officially launched its new broadband service using the High Throughput Ka-band capacity on the EUTELSAT 36C satellite commercialised by Eutelsat Communications (NYSE Euronext Paris: ETL). The new service offers consumer and professional subscribers Internet access with speeds of up to 40 Mbps downstream ...

IBC 2016: Globecast and Eutelsat partner on driving HD and Ultra HD growth at HOTBIRD video neighbourhood

IBC 2016: Globecast and Eutelsat partner on driving HD and Ultra HD growth at HOTBIRD video neighbourhood

Press Releases   •   Sep 08, 2016 11:34 CEST

Globecast, the global solutions provider for media, and Eutelsat Communications (NYSE Euronext Paris: ETL), one of the world’s leading satellite operators, have signed a framework agreement that equips the two companies to renew and increase transponder use across the HOTBIRD broadcast satellites.