iKO Media Group and STN merge to form joint venture

Boutique end-to-end media service iKO Media Group (iKOMG) and Slovenian teleport operator STN have announced the two companies is to merge, operating under the banner ‘strength in fusion, excellence in broadcasting solutions’.  The pair said the merger marks a significant step forward in the industry, “underscored by innovation, capability, and customer-centricity”. IKOMG’s tailored media solutions […]

STN offering more security for MENA broadcasts

Teleport operator STN has upgraded its offering for the MENA region with what it says is a guarantee of no weather outages and enhanced interference protection when uplinking to the Eutelsat 8 West B satellite. Ljubljana-based STN said that zero weather-related outages are assured by using two uplink sites located over 5,000 kilometres apart.  Switching between […]

Anderson named general manager at Slovenia’s STN

Slovenia-based teleport operator STN has named Anver Anderson as its new general manager. Anderson, who previously ran his own consultancy business, will be responsible for implementing on-going and new initiatives including global sales, marketing outreach and team development. Anderson has worked for a number of companies in a long career in the satellite business, including […]

iROKO chooses STN for playout

African TV platform iROKO has chosen Slovenia-based STN to provide playout and distribution services for its Nollywood entertainment channels via Eutelsat’s 5WA satellite with wide beam coverage over Africa. The iROKO Play and iROKO Plus channels will be delivered to viewers ofver digital-terrestrial TV across Africa. STN is providing redundant playout services, with graphics and […]