SatLink Communications

RR Media buys SatLink Communications for US$19 million

Media services firm RR Media has acquired Israel-based SatLink Communications for US$19 million in a bid to “increase scale and expand service capabilities.” SatLink is a global provider of content distribution, management and playout services. RR Media said that, with the deal, it will integrate the companies’ networks, expanding its global content distribution network and […]

SatLink partners with Pi Telecom on cloud-based platform

Global teleport, content management and playout services provider, SatLink Communications, has agreed a new partnership deal with Pi Telecom to deliver a cloud-based TV everywhere platform. Through the deal, SatLink is expanding into IP delivery through the launch of a new end-to-end OTT platform that will let broadcasters and TV operators offer an immediate TV […]

SatLink launches DVB-S2 platform on Eutelsat’s Hot Bird

SatLink Communications has launched a new DVB-S2 platform on Eutelsat’s Hot Bird satellite.  The platform offers powerful wide beam coverage to Europe and the Middle East, and will support the delivery of HD and SD channels to European cable, satellite and pay TV platforms. The Hotbird DVB-S2 platform will be located at 13.0° degrees East […]

Fashion TV extends deal with SatLink

Israel-based teleport provider SatLink Communications has extended its deal with Fashion TV for the global playout, content management and distribution of its HD and SD channels.  SatLink will distribute Fashion TV via satellite to Asia on the AsiaSat 3S satellite at 105.5° East, to the Americas on Intelsat’s IS805 C-band platform at 55.5° West and […]

Fashion TV chooses SatLink to playout Asian service

Fashion TV has chosen Israel-based teleport provider SatLink Communications to play out, uplink and stream its HD channel onto the AsiaSat 5 satellite.  Fashion TV will use SatLink’s digital archive and u;link services as a gateway to the Asian pay TV market. The channel will be played out from SatLink’s Tel Aviv facility and uplinked […]