Intelsat Launches VideoNow

April 21, 2022 – Intelsat has launched an electronic program guide (EPG) to help viewers better navigate satellite TV programming while creating more value for broadcasters by increasing viewer-engagement opportunities. VideoNow by Intelsat, in conjunction with EasyBroadcast, is a service for viewers looking for free-to-air (FTA) content on direct-to-home (DTH) platforms. The first Intelsat satellite…

Kymeta to Offer Mission-Critical LEO Satellite Connectivity Services to Government Market through New Partnership with OneWeb Technologies

April 19, 2022 – Kymeta announced an agreement to distribute reliable, secure, and cost-effective broadband connectivity services to the U.S. government. The new managed satellite service offering enables Kymeta to provide government customers with hardware solutions that are packaged with secure and resilient network access from OneWeb Technologies, a wholly owned subsidiary of low Earth…

Comtech Telecommunications to Supply SES with O3b mPOWER Gateway and User Terminals

April 12, 2022 – Comtech Telecommunications is supplying gateway and user terminal antenna systems to SES for its second-generation O3b mPOWER Medium Earth Orbit (“MEO”) satellite constellation. These antenna solutions are part of Comtech’s Failsafe Communications product suite and were designed and will be manufactured at Comtech’s new technology center in Basingstoke, United Kingdom. Comtech’s…

PSN Group Selects Hughes JUPITER System for Third Satellite Serving Indonesia

April 12, 2022 – Hughes Network Systems, LLC announced that PT Pasifik Satelit Nusantara (PSN), the oldest private telecommunication and information service provider in Indonesia, selected the Hughes JUPITER™ System to enable services on the Nusantara Lima very high-throughput satellite. Eleven JUPITER gateways will power 100 Gbps of capacity across Indonesia and nearby countries to…

Intelsat Supports Programmers with Cloud Connect Media

April 12, 2022 – Intelsat has announced its latest service offering: Cloud Connect Media, a connectivity solution that provides programmers with secure access between the IntelsatOne Media Network and Amazon Web Services (AWS). Cloud Connect Media is designed to provide content providers with a private, dedicated secure gateway between AWS and the Intelsat global media…

Kacific Introduces Asia Pacific’s First HTS Ka-band Enterprise Backup Service

April 11, 2022 – Kacific Broadband Satellites Group has responded to a growing interest in connectivity protection by launching Enterprise Backup, a service that protects organisations against outages that happen all-too-frequently. It is the first enterprise backup service in the Asia Pacific region designed to take advantage of the speed, efficiency and flexibility of Ka-band…