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Brazilian channels are delivered through new SES satellite solution

Brazilian TV watchers already have the possibility to receive several channels in the country through the new free Ku-band solution from SES on the SES-10 satellite, located at 67 degrees West. To make it possible for customers to have an easy access to the channels, broadcasters can send their content to the SES teleport, located [...]

SES and Sersat deploy content delivery platform in Latin America

The satellite company SES announced the creation of a new platform developed on the SES-14 satellite in partnership with Sarsat (Datco Group), a leader in the telecommunications sector in Argentina, which will deploy more facilities for the delivery of video content to pay TV operators, programmers and broadcasters in Latin America. With the new platform, [...]

Insight TV launches in Latin America with SES

Insight TV, the 4K broadcaster and producer of native UHD HDR content covering action sports, entertainment, and lifestyle, announced its foray into Latin America through SES Latin American Ultra HD platform. Insight TV is available on a 24/7 basis in English, Spanish and Portuguese to all cable, IPTV and DTH providers who are working with [...]

SES in talks to offer 4K channels in Brazil

Global satellite operator SES is in negotiations to offer 4K channels in Brazil with content from the United States and Europe, according to Jurandir Pitsch, the companys VP of Sales & Market Development for Latin America and Caribbean. The executive said they are not Premium channels or options like “Disney or Discovery”, instead, they are [...]

PCTV signs deal with SES to expand presence in Latin America

PCTV (Productora y Comercializadora de Televisión) has signed a multi-year agreement with SES to distribute its TV channels to cable networks in Central and South America via the recently launched SES-14 satellite, which will initiate commercial services in September. Under the agreement, PCTV will deliver some of its most popular TV channels to cable providers, [...]

Oi to offer 4K on DTH service

Brazilian telecommunications company Oi plans to launch a 4k-compatible set-top box (STB) for the soccer World Cup, to be played next June. The operator will use the capacity of the SES-6 satellite to provide the technology, reported TelaViva. Ermindo Cecchetto, Ois director of residential products, said they are in discussions with TV networks to see [...]

Gogo’s 2Ku equipped aircraft first to utilize SES-15 HTS capacity

Gogo, the global provider of broadband connectivity products and services for aviation, announced that it has more than 200 aircraft equipped with its 2Ku inflight connectivity technology which are now utilizing the increased capacity delivered by SES-15. SES-15 entered service in January 2018 and is the companys first hybrid satellite providing Ku-band wide beams and [...]

SES willing to explore Intelsat’s C-band plan

Satellite operator SES is willing to explore Intelsat and Intels plan to open the C-band (3700-4200 MHz) to 5G wireless networks. In a statement send to SpaceNews, SES spokesperson Markus Payer said SES is open to exploring any approach to a joint use of C-band only if it meets two essential criteria: it must create appropriate [...]