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Satellite Connectivity  |  Eutelsat Inks First-Ever Cirrus Deal In Africa

Eutelsat Communications has announced that it has signed a multi-year contract with Orao Telecom Congo for video capacity on one of its satellites that is located at 7 degrees East. In an exciting first for the African continent, Orao Telecom Congo also confirmed ...
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Satellite Connectivity  |  Eutelsat Guns For Ethiopia’s Telecom Sector

The French European Organization of Telecommunications by Satellite S.A. (Eutelsat) has indicated that it is interested in joining the Ethiopian telecommunications sector, just after the liberalization decision that was recently taken by the government. The Managing Director of Eutelsat in ...
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“Distribution Of Broadcast Content Is Cost-Efficient Today Because Of Satellite Technology”–Christoph Limmer, Eutelsat

Christoph Limmer, the Senior Vice President for Global Business Development, Video at Eutelsat, says that the distribution of TV content has never been as cost-efficient for broadcasters as it currently is, and it’s all thanks to satellite technology. Mr Christoph ...

Eutelsat’s Konnect Africa Service Struggles With Deployment Challenges

Eutelsat’s rollout of satellite broadband throughout Africa has faced many deployment issues that have wiped out revenue expectations from its new business line for this year. Eutelsat executives said that the challenges that came with getting Konnect Africa off the ...

Eutelsat To Install Konnect Satellite Connectivity Across Africa

Eutelsat announced recently that it had chosen Hugues Networks Systems and General Dynamics Satcom Technologies to help them deploy their Konnect satellite throughout Africa. General Dynamics Satcom Technologies will install seven ground antennas while Hugues Network Systems will offer its ...

Amid Revenue Decline, Eutelsat’s Konnect Africa Says The Year Will Rebound

Eutelsat’s Konnect Africa broadband venture has had a slow start to 2019 as it closed off 2018 at a 4.4 percent decline in revenue. Excluding Other Revenues, the Paris-based Eutelsat’s total revenue decreased by 2.4 percent — a figure that ...

Eutelsat Collaborates With Ethiopian Broadcasting Corporation And Association Of Ethiopian Broadcasters For Video Capacity On Satellite

Eutelsat Communications has signed separate multi-year contracts with the Association of Ethiopian Broadcasters (AEB) and the Ethiopian Broadcasting Corporation (EBC) and for video capacity on its EUTELSAT 8 West B satellite. Reinforcing EUTELSAT 8 West B satellite’s coverage of Ethiopia, ...

Eutelsat Communications’ Konnect Africa Launches Satellite Internet Access Offers In The DRC

Konnect Africa, a subsidiary of the giant satellite operator Eutelsat (Paris:ETL) which provides satellite broadband on the African continent, announced the deployment of its Internet access offers throughout the Democratic Republic of Congo. The ICT Development Index that is published ...

Eutelsat Claims To Be The Satellite TV Leader in Cameroon, Nigeria and Ivory Coast

Eutelsat said that according to a study done by Nielsen on television reception throughout all three countries, it is the satellite TV market leader in Nigeria, Cameroon and Ivory Coast. The interviews were conducted with 2,000 households in Cameroon, 2,000 ...

Eutelsat's Satellite Fleets To Carry 5,500 Hours Of HD Content For Russia 2018

As preparations are on top gear for the FIFA 2018 World Cup in Russia, Eutelsat has announced that it currently has satellite capacity bookings for the equivalent of 5,500 hours of ad-hoc HD programming from several TV channels and service ...

Eutelsat Appoints Jean-Claude Tshipama To Oversee Broadband Services in Africa

Eutelsat Communications has named Jean-Claude Tshipama as the head of its broadband services business in Africa thus completing the staffing of its teams in charge of broadband activities in the region. Tshipama’s important responsibility in his new role is to ...

Study: 'Satellite Is Preferred Digital Video Infrastructure For Africa' - Eutelsat

Eutelsat - the global Satellite company, has remarked - in a recently released industry study - that Satellite TV will become the dominant means of reaching households across Africa with TV and video services. The report, based on a benchmark ...