Broadcasting

Huawei’s Q22 set-top box

Huawei Q22 STB supports Dolby Vision HDR technology

Huawei announced that the Huawei Q22 set-top box is the first IPTV set-top box in the world to support Dolby Vision high-dynamic-range (HDR) technology. The...
Ericsson broadcasting business

Ericsson bags broadcasting media deal from FOX Networks

Ericsson has bagged multi-year deal from FOX Networks Middle East to provide playout, media management and distribution services for three new HD channels. FOX Networks...
Transportable Satellite Terminal

India cuts satellite phone call charges to soldiers and officers

Indian telecom minister Manoj Sinha said mobile operator BSNL will remove monthly fee of Rs 500 on DSPT services (satellite phones) to soldiers and...
SES Malaysia

SES Networks bags transponder deal for cellular backhaul in Malaysia

SES Networks announced its transponder deal with CompuDyne for cost-effective cellular backhaul for its customer Digi in parts of Malaysia. CompuDyne, a telecommunications solutions provider,...
sprint-and-technology

Gilat Satellite Networks inks 3-year managed service deal with Sprint

US wireless operator Sprint has expanded its contract with Gilat Satellite Networks to include a 3-year managed service project. This telecom project includes services and...
NOORSAT satellite service provider

Eutelsat buys satellite service provider NOORSAT for $75 mn

Eutelsat Communications has acquired NOORSAT, a satellite service provider in the Middle East, for $75 million from Bahrain’s Orbit Holding Group. The debt free and...
Hughes Manesar Plant India

Hughes opens new satellite hub in India targeting enterprise and SMBs

Hughes Communications India, a provider of broadband networks, has inaugurated its third satellite hub at Manesar, India. The other satellite hubs of Hughes Communications India...
TV viewing on smartphone forecast

25% of TV and video viewing will be on smartphones: Ericsson

Half of all TV and video viewing will be on a mobile screen by 2020, registering 85 percent increase since 2010, according to Ericsson ConsumerLab TV and...
Video on smartphone on 4G network

Motorsport.tv selects Tata Communications to deliver video content

Motorsport.tv has selected Tata Communications to deliver video content for Motorsport.tv viewers to any device, over its global network. Tata Communications is already the official connectivity provider...
India market share of DTH operators Q2 2017

India market share of DTH operators Q2 2017

TRAI (Telecom Regulatory Authority of India) has revealed the India market share of DTH operators Q2 2017. India has 65.3 million DTH subscribers. Dish TV has...
Intelsat 37e Launch

Intelsat 37e satellite takes off

Intelsat announced the launch of Intelsat 37e satellite -- manufactured by Boeing -- to manage the mobility and wireless infrastructure needs of its customers. Intelsat...
flight experience

TRAI consultation paper on In Flight Connectivity

TRAI (Telecom Regulatory Authority of India) on 29 September 2017 released a consultation paper on In Flight Connectivity (IFC) setting the stage for offering...
Pay TV subscribers Q2 2017

Pay TV subscriber base reached 1.05 bn in Q2 2017

The Pay TV subscriber base globally reached 1.05 billion in the second quarter of 2017, according to the latest data published by Dataxis. Pay TV companies have added...
Intelsat Epic satellite platform

Intelsat to use Etisalat’s teleport in Dubai for expansion

Telecom operator Etisalat will upgrade its network to deliver higher performance to customers in the Middle East region using the Intelsat 33e satellite. Concurrently, Intelsat...
Verimatrix and DishTV

Dish TV selects Verimatrix for DTH service security

Dish TV India has selected Verimatrix to provide card-less security for its DTH service offerings. DishTV, Asia’s largest DTH video service provider and the only DTH operator...
Eutelsat Quantum

Eutelsat inks multi-year satellite contract with VIVACOM

Eutelsat announced a multi-year contract with VIVACOM, a provider of telecom services in Bulgaria, for using C-band capacity on the EUTELSAT 8 West B...

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