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SES: Rural Alaska Benefits from Enhanced WiFi and Broadband Services via Satellite LUXEMBOURG -Thursday, July 20th 2017  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Alaskan internet service provider (ISP) OptimERA is leveraging SES Networks’ new managed infrastructure service and a full 72MHz transponder to significantly improve broadband connectivity speed 10-fold throughout the remote port city of Unalaska, and neighboring towns and...

The World Games 2017 Delivered across Europe with SES Video LUXEMBOURG -Thursday, July 20th 2017  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The 10th edition of the World Games 2017 will be distributed in Europe jointly by SES and ATM System, the official host broadcaster for the multi-sport event. The international event, taking place in Wroclaw, Poland, from 20 to 30 July 2017, will be transmitted via two SES...

Cable’s First Live Pay-Per-View Sports Event in Ultra HD Delivered by iN DEMAND with SES Video  LUXEMBOURG -Thursday, June 29th 2017  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- SES (Euronext Paris:SESG) (LuxX:SESG) today announced the successful delivery of iN DEMAND and cable’s first 4K live Pay-Per-View (PPV) sports event broadcast, Bellator NYC: Sonnen vs Silva Mixed Martial Arts, over the SES Ultra HD distribution platform. On June 24, bouts...

SES and SaT5G to Spearhead Development of Ubiquitous 5G Network Capabilities LUXEMBOURG -Thursday, June 29th 2017  

BUSINESS WIRE)-- SES (Euronext Paris:SESG) (LuxX:SESG) announced today that the Satellite and Terrestrial Network for 5G (SaT5G) consortium, comprising SES and 15 further members, has been tasked to integrate satellite into 5G networks, enabling ubiquitous and instantaneous 5G coverage and...

SES and MDA Announce First Satellite Life Extension Agreement LUXEMBOURG -Wednesday, June 28th 2017  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- SES (Euronext Paris:SESG) (LuxX:SESG) and MDA, a global communications and information company, announced today an agreement for an initial satellite life extension mission using an on-orbit refuelling vehicle being built by SSL, a US based subsidiary of MDA and a leading...

SES Restores Capacity from AMC-9 Satellite LUXEMBOURG -Tuesday, June 27th 2017  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- SES (Euronext Paris:SESG) (LuxX:SESG) announced that it has been able to draw on its global satellite fleet of over 50 geostationary satellites to rapidly restore customers capacity following a significant anomaly affecting the AMC-9 satellite on Saturday 17 June 2017. SES...

SES Networks and Primacom to Deliver High Speed Broadband Connectivity to Vessels in Asia-Pacific LUXEMBOURG -Monday, June 26th 2017  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- SES (Euronext Paris:SESG) (LuxX:SESG) announced today it has signed a multi-year agreement with leading Indonesian satellite communications provider Primacom (PT Primacom Interbuana). Primacom will use SES Networks’ Maritime+ service to deliver the highest levels of...

Telenor Maritime and SES Networks Provide High-speed Connectivity to Silversea Cruise Ships LUXEMBOURG -Tuesday, June 20th 2017  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- SES (Euronext Paris:SESG) (LuxX:SESG) announced today that Telenor Maritime has signed a multi-year agreement to provide high-speed broadband access to Silversea’s luxurious cruise ships via SES Networks’ Maritime+ solution. Telenor Maritime will be using SES Networks’...

SES Transfers Capacity from AMC-9 Satellite Following Significant Anomaly  LUXEMBOURG -Monday, June 19th 2017  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- SES (Euronext Paris:SESG) (LuxX:SESG) announced that, following a significant anomaly, the company is in the process of transferring capacity from its AMC-9 satellite. The incident was noted on the morning of Saturday, 17 June 2017. SES has taken immediate action in...

Orange Central African Republic and SES Networks Partner to Reinforce Connectivity in Country BANGUI, Central African Republic & LUXEMBOURG -Thursday, June 15th 2017  

(BUSINESS WIRE)--SES (Euronext Paris:SESG) (LuxX:SESG) and Orange Central African Republic, a leading provider of corporate telecommunications and one of the largest mobile and internet services operators, announced today an agreement to provide connectivity services in the Central African...

SES Networks to Provide Connectivity Across Burkina Faso LUXEMBOURG -Wednesday, June 7th 2017  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- SES (Euronext Paris:SESG) (LuxX:SESG) announced that it has been selected to lead a project to extend high-speed communications infrastructure throughout Burkina Faso. SES Networks will be providing the full end-to-end solution, including wireless terrestrial communication...

SES Video Enables MultTV’s ISP Customers to Deliver Pay-TV Content to IP Subscriber Homes LUXEMBOURG -Tuesday, June 6th 2017  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- SES (Euronext Paris:SESG) (LuxX:SESG) and MultTV announced today a multi-year capacity agreement which will enable MultTV’s ISP customers to deliver TV content to their Internet subscribers via IP. MultTV, a Brazilian communications company that specializes in providing...

SES Networks and GTMaritime Launch New Connectivity Service LUXEMBOURG -Friday, June 2nd 2017  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- SES (Euronext Paris and Luxembourg Stock Exchange: SESG) and GTMaritime, a specialist in providing communication solutions and services to the maritime industry, announced today a partnership to provide a new volume-based service package for regional maritime connectivity....

SES-14 Integrates Nasa Ultraviolet Space Spectrograph LUXEMBOURG -Tuesday, May 23rd 2017  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- SES (Euronext Paris:SESG) (LuxX:SESG) today announced the successful integration of NASA’s Global-Scale Observations of the Limb and Disk (GOLD) hosted payload with SES-14. GOLD will employ an ultraviolet imaging spectrograph to measure densities and temperatures in the...

SES Networks and Patrakom Enhance Connectivity in Indonesian Waters LUXEMBOURG -Tuesday, May 23rd 2017  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- SES (Euronext Paris:SESG) (LuxX:SESG) and Patrakom, a leading provider of telecommunications and network solutions in Indonesia, announced today a partnership to provide seamless, high-speed connectivity to passenger vessels and oil barges traversing domestic routes in...

SES Networks Launches New Hybrid Resiliency Service and Goes Live With First Customer, Palau Telecoms LUXEMBOURG -Tuesday, May 23rd 2017  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- SES (Euronext Paris:SESG) (LuxX:SESG) announced today a new hybrid resiliency platform to serve the specific needs of telcos, mobile network operators, enterprises and maritime connectivity providers. Internet services provider Palau Telecoms is already enjoying the...

Successful launch for SES-15, SES's First GEO Satellite on Soyuz KOUROU, French Guiana -Friday, May 19th 2017  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- SES (Euronext Paris:SESG) (LuxX:SESG) announced today that the SES-15 satellite was successfully launched onboard a Soyuz rocket from the Guiana Space Center in Kourou, French Guiana at 08:54 local time. This is SES's first satellite to launch on a Soyuz rocket for a...

SES Industry Days Opens its Tenth Edition Focused on Innovating Video Delivery LUXEMBOURG -Tuesday, May 16th 2017  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- SES (Euronext Paris:SESG) (LuxX:SESG) announced today the opening of its annual Industry Days conference. The event, rebranded into “iD17” and taking place on 16 and 17 May at Luxembourg Congress, is focusing on the theme “Innovating Video Delivery” for its tenth...

LG and SES to Demonstrate 4K High Frame Rate Technology at SES Industry Days  LUXEMBOURG -Tuesday, May 16th 2017  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- SES (Euronext Paris:SESG) (LuxX:SESG) and LG Electronics (LG) will demonstrate OLED TV’s cutting-edge 4K High Frame Rate (HFR) broadcast at the tenth SES Industry Days conference in Luxembourg on 16 and 17 May. The 4K HFR content will be transmitted live via an ASTRA...

SES-10 Satellite Fully Operational over Latin America LUXEMBOURG -Monday, May 15th 2017  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- SES (Euronext Paris:SESG) (LuxX:SESG) announced today that the SES-10 satellite is now fully operational at 67 degrees West and will be serving the thriving markets in the Latin America region. SES-10 was launched on 30 March 2017 from NASA’s Kennedy Space Centre in...