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Satellite provider DISH Network has chosen Nokia’s cloud-native, 5G standalone Core software to help it build what it says will be the most advanced, fully automated, cloud-native 5G network in the US.
nokia networks core networks 30Dec2019

In a further expansion of the French international news channel in the continent, France 24 has reached an agreement for free-to-air broadcast of its English-language channel on South Africa’s leading free-to-air satellite TV service platform Openview.
OpenView 14Aug2020
Aiming to maximise viewership with the operator’s suite of managed media services, direct-to-home platform, video neighbourhoods, terrestrial fibre and ground-to-satellite uplinks, ViacomCBS Networks International (VCNI) has selected Intelsat to continue distributing content in Central Europe, Eastern Europe and across the Asia Pacific region.
Intelsat 37e 11Aug2020
Taking advantage of what it says is the “unique and unparalleled” coverage of the craft at the key neighbourhood, Brazilian operator 1Sat Telecomunicaçoes has launched BluTV, a new direct-to-home broadcast platform using the EUTELSAT 65 West A satellite.

In what it calls a performance in line with expectations and continued underlying growth, in particular with its Networks division, satellite operator SES has released half year 2020 results with underlying and reported revenues falling back compared with a year ago.
SES BBC Studios 8 July 2020 lands
Over the last few years satellite operators have faced secular challenges in their video operations but Eutelsat is claiming to have produced a robust set of results for its 2019/20 financial year with a resilient core broadcast business despite Covid-19 headwinds.
eutelsat 10August2018
In what will be a first for the country, Eutelsat and CANAL+ have signed a multi-year, multi-transponder contract for Ku capacity on the EUTELSAT 7C satellite to support the launch of a premium DTH platform in Ethiopia at the beginning of 2021.
Eutelstat Canal Ethiopia 28July2020
In a move that the content producer and distributor says will significantly expand its distribution footprint in Russia and CIS markets, Insight TV has signed a distribution deal with Tricolor, Russia’s largest DTH operator.
StoryOfMasters lands 20July2020