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SES: ‘Networks’ now 40% of revenues

SES: ‘Networks’ now 40% of revenues

The headline news from the latest SES results is that its ‘Networks’ business now represents more than 40 per cent of its business overall, and that the division has enjoyed…

Portugal’s RTP buys 49 Grass Valley camera systems

Rádio e Televisão de Portugal (RTP) has bought 49 Grass Valley camera systems in order to future-proof its studio and Outside Broadcast fleet.  The purchase means that RTP has now…

Red Bee takes over BBC Persian & Arabic TV News

Red Bee takes over BBC Persian & Arabic TV News

Red Bee has taken over playout operations for BBC News Arabic television and BBC News Persian television. As of early April 2020, playout operations for both channels were outsourced to…

3SS launches 3READY Entertainment Ecosystem

3 Screen Solutions (3SS), a provider of software solutions for STBs and multiscreen digital entertainment, has announced the next stage in the evolution of its 3READY Product Framework. The new…

SpeedCast goes Chapter 11

Troubled Australian satellite facilities and services business SpeedCast has entered Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection in a US Federal bankruptcy court in the Southern District of Texas. It lists assets of…

ITV extends Shutterstock distribution deal

ITV extends Shutterstock distribution deal

Shutterstock, a global technology company offering a creative platform for content, tools and services, has announced a three-year extension to its long-standing exclusive distribution deal with UK commercial broadcaster, ITV.…

Cellnex Arqiva deal cleared by CMA

Following what it describes as a thorough investigation, the UK’s Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) has cleared the £2 billion (€2.2bn) merger between Cellnex UK and Arqiva’s telecommunication infrastructure division,…

DVB releases free reference client for DVB-I services

DVB, an industry consortium that develops open, interoperable technical specifications for the delivery of digital media and broadcast services, has announced that an open source reference client for DVB-I is…

V-Nova collaborates with AWS

Video compression expert V-Nova has collaborated with Amazon Web Services (AWS) to offer a contribution solution based on SMPTE VC-6 that provides a new option for broadcasters and producers worldwide,…

NBA, Microsoft partner to personalise fan experience

NBA, Microsoft partner to personalise fan experience

The National Basketball Association (NBA) and Microsoft have announced a new multiyear alliance, which will transform the way fans experience the NBA. As part of this collaboration, Microsoft will become…

BT teaches tech skills in ITV ad breaks

BT has launched its Beyond Limits: Top Tips on Tech campaign, to help people stay connected during the current Covid-19 global pandemic. Using the power of communication to help people…

ProSiebenSat.1 Welt selects Globecast

Germany-based broadcaster ProSiebenSat.1 has chosen Globecast, the global solutions provider for media, for the licensing of its ProSiebenSat.1 Welt German-language TV channel exclusively in the US for MVPD, cable operator,…

Cellnex buys NOS Tower business

Cellnex buys NOS Tower business

Wireless telecommunications and broadcasting infrastructure operator Cellnex is to acquire NOS Towering from Portuguese mobile operator NOS. The transaction initially involves some 2,000 telecommunications sites. This is a portfolio of…

Netflix, Audiens set up Covid-19 TV Relief Fund

Netflix, Audiens set up Covid-19 TV Relief Fund

Netflix and Audiens – the social protection group of the French cultural sector – in agreement with the Minister of Culture represented by the CNC, have announced the creation of…

DataMiner increases operational agility at SES

Skyline Communications has announced that its AI-powered DataMiner NMS/OSS platform has been deployed by SES, a leader in global content connectivity solutions that provides satellite communications services to broadcasters, video…