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Using HTS to Unlock Broadband Penetration Across Oceania

Robert Suber, Managing Sales Director, Asia Pacific Connectivity is an integral part of transforming community life and has proven socio-economic benefits. According to independent studies cited by the International Telecommunications Union, a 10 percent increase in broadband penetration results in ...

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For Faster In-flight Wi-Fi, the Satellites Have Arrived and the Antennas Are on the Way

By Mark Rasmussen, Vice President & General Manager, Mobility  Anyone who has tried to connect to the Internet from an airplane over the past couple of years has experienced the quality progression of in-flight Wi-Fi. Passengers have gone from no connectivity initially to having the ability...

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Intelsat 35e Launches Successfully

Fourth Intelsat EpicNG satellite to deliver high performance broadband services for telecom infrastructure, enterprise, government and mobility customers in the Americas, the Caribbean, Europe and Africa Tailored payload enhances Canal+ DTH television infrastructure in Caribbean Luxembourg, 5 July 2...

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Press Kit | Intelsat 35e Launch

Learn more about Intelsat 35e, our fourth next generation satellite. Press Release: Intelsat 35e Preparing for Take-Off Intelsat 35e Launches Successfully Fact Sheet: Intelsat-35e-fact-sheet Videos: Intelsat 35e Animation Intelsat 35e Satellite Footprints ...

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Latin American Video Neighborhood Adding HD Capacity

By Eileen McGowan, Media Product Manager Video neighborhoods are essential for cable distribution because they connect satellites with thousands of downlink antennas representing millions of subscribers, maximizing the potential audience for a content owner or distributor.  A satellite cable ne...

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Intelsat Extends Agreement with Starz for Galaxy Fleet Programming Distribution in the United States

Luxembourg, 21 April 2017 Intelsat S.A. (NYSE: I), operator of the world’s first Globalized Network and leader in integrated satellite communications, announced that leading global media and entertainment company, Starz has extended its commitment for distribution services on the Intelsat Galaxy s...

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Intelsat and Encompass Deliver Award-Winning NASA TV Ultra High Definition Channel to Latin America

Luxembourg, 21 April 2017 Intelsat S.A. (NYSE: I), operator of the world’s first Globalized Network and leader in integrated satellite communications, announced that as a result of its partnership with Encompass Digital Media, NASA TV became the first linear Ultra High Definition (UHD) channel ava...

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Global Eagle Entertainment and Intelsat Sign ‘Epic’ Expansion Deal

GEE to leverage 10 Intelsat satellites, including two new Intelsat EpicNG satellites, to provide high-performance broadband connectivity to multiple markets across air, land and sea Luxembourg and Marina Del Rey, 26 October 2016 – Intelsat S.A. (NYSE: I), operator of the world’s first Globa...

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Myanmar Implements Intelsat Satellite Solutions to Advance 2G and 3G Wireless Network Infrastructure Deployment Goals

Luxembourg, Myanmar and Singapore, 27 May 2016 – Intelsat (NYSE:  I), operator of the world’s first Globalized Network, powered by its leading satellite backbone, announced today that the Ministry of Transport and Communications (MOTC) of Myanmar will utilize services on two Intelsat sate...

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Three Ways the Globalized Network will Connect Businesses and Communities in Africa

By Brian Jakins, Regional Vice President, Africa It’s no understatement to say the infrastructure of Africa is complicated. The continent’s topology, economics and regulatory environments vary by country and region – which is no minor detail with 52 countries and thousands of different ethnic ...

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Broadband: Bridging the Digital Divide

Advances in information technology and communications continue to spur economic growth around the world, but they also highlight a growing disparity between the haves and have-nots. According to the Internet.org Report on Global Internet Access, 4.1 billion of the world’s citizens are unconnected....

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Media: Embracing New Markets, New Formats

The media sector of today is hardly recognizable from a decade ago. There are few businesses that have embraced globalization to the extent of the media sector. Not only is there a need to distribute content internationally, maximizing viewership, there is also a need to create new formats...

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Making the Mobilized, Globalized

When we hear the statistic that 4.1 billion of the world’s citizens are unconnected, we tend to picture remote villages of Alaska or isolated communities in the bush in Africa. And though those places may have little or no broadband Internet access, there is another population of people who becom...

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Bringing the Globalized Network to Life: Government

As government and defense organizations continue to face budgetary constraints, an increasingly sophisticated threat environment and greater competition for dominance in space, commercial satellite operators have an important opportunity to play a key role in their success. Last week we made two an...

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Connect to the World’s Largest, High Speed IP Network in the Sky with IntelsatOne® Flex for Enterprise

Simple ‘click of a mouse’ will deliver instant access to Intelsat’s Globalized Network Seamless integration with terrestrial networks provides ultra-high availability, redundancy and security IntelsatOne Flex for Enterprise delivers economies of scale and operational efficiencies and eliminat...

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Introducing the Intelsat Globalized Network!

After much anticipation and discussion of the aspiration for ubiquitous, worldwide connectivity, we are excited to introduce the Intelsat Globalized Network – the first and only network of its kind that lets anyone connect with anyone else, anywhere on the planet. With the Intelsat Globalized Netw...

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The Globalized Network Brochure

Envision the impossible. Connect without boundaries. Transform how we live. The Intelsat Globalized Network is the first and only network of its kind, letting anyone connect with anyone else, anywhere on the planet. The Intelsat Globalized Network combines the world’s largest satellite backbone wi...

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Perspective: Localization Requires Globalization

The digital age has made it easier than ever to reach new audiences worldwide, yet there are still enormous barriers that stand in the way of creating more personalized relationships with customers, regardless of location. New media formats and flexible programming strategies, along with innovative ...

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Putting Intelsat EpicNG to Work at Sea and in the Air

By Karen Schmidt, Vice President, Marketing Just a week ago, we launched our first Intelsat EpicNG satellite, Intelsat 29e (IS-29e). At Intelsat, we believe in enabling access to content and connectivity anywhere in the world; that’s why we’re committed to launching new satellites and developing...

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