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ISAT Africa collaborates with SES Network to deploy 4G services

UAE-based ISAT Africa and SES have inked a three-year agreement to launch 4G services in East Africa. The new service will be accessible first through SESs O3b medium earth orbit (MEO) constellation to subsequently migrate and extended to SESs next-generation MEO system, O3b mPOWER, in 2022. The Founder and Managing Director at iSAT Africa, Rakesh [...]

Babeleye delivers EPG solution to SES for the new HD+ Service in Ghana

Babeleye, the global specialist in content metadata for video platforms, announced today that it has integrated its Electronic Program Guide (EPG) solution into the HD+ Service, the recently launched premium broadcast TV service marketed by SES HD PLUS Ghana, a subsidiary of SES, the leader in global content connectivity solutions. Babeleye and SES HD PLUS [...]

Babeleye delivers EPG solution to SES for the new HD+ Service in Ghana

Babeleye, the global specialist in content metadata for video platforms, announced today that it has integrated its Electronic Program Guide (EPG) solution into the HD+ Service, the recently launched premium broadcast TV service marketed by SES HD PLUS Ghana, a subsidiary of SES, the leader in global content connectivity solutions. Babeleye and SES HD PLUS [...]

SES rolled out HD Plus for Ghana

Viewers in Ghana will have the opportunity to enjoy up to 12 of the countrys most popular TV channels following the introduction of SES HD Plus Ghana. The SES service will enhance the 100 standard definition channels available in Ghana which can be viewed for a monthly GHS25 (3.49) following a two-month trial period. Payment [...]

SES and CANAL+ strengthen their partnership in Europe and Africa

SES and CANAL+ have inked a new long-term strategic agreement for satellite capacity across Africa and Europe, strengthening the companies longstanding collaboration and highlighting the importance of satellite in distributing premium content to more than 10 million subscribers. The multi-transponder contract renewal extends SES and CANAL+ relationship to the end of the decade. It enables [...]

SES introduces a Free-to-Air channel to fight the spread of the Coronavirus

Millions of households across Africa, Europe, and Asia-Pacific will have the opportunity to enjoy a free-to-air TV channel via SES (www.SES.com) satellites that are intended to offer reliable, informative content about COVID-19. The channel Fight COVID-19 airs content that is dedicated at offering underserved and rural communities with critical information about how to curb the [...]

Orange signed deal with SES to boost its network

Connectivity in Central Africa will receive a major boost as Orange will be the first global telecom operator to blend satellite-based revolutionary terabit-scale O3b mPOWER communications system into its network. The move is to support the growing demand for connectivity in Africa. Orange is on track to adopt the SESs Medium Earth Orbit (MEO) satellite [...]

SES and Gilat Telecom reestablish internet connectivity in Democratic Republic of Congo

Gilat Telecom and SES has collaborated to restore internet connectivity in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) after four days of disruptive connection, resulting from the damage of undersea sea cables. The damaged submarine cable systems have in the past week disrupted internet connection in 12 West African countries, including the DRC. On the other [...]

Ethiosat introduces Ethiopia’s first dedicated TV platform

Ethiosat is a collaboration of the Association of Ethiopian Broadcasters (AEB), the Ethiopian Broadcasting Corporation (EBC), satellite operator SES. Ethiosat is available on SESs NSS-12 satellite at 57 degrees East and offers over 30 channels for Ethiopian audiences only, with 12 of those channels already in High Definition (HD) quality. To access Ethiosat direct-to-home (DTH), [...]

Ethiopian Broadcasters Association migrate to SES satellites

SES has recently signed two agreements with Association of Ethiopian Broadcasters (AEB) and the Ethiopian Broadcasting Cooperation (EBC) that aims to result in the creation of a dedicated Ethiopian TV environment. The migration agreement with AEB will create a dedicated TV neighbourhood for Ethiopians on SESs East Africa Digital TV platform on NSS-12 at 57 [...]