Delivery & Transmission

Zain launches Amazon Prime in Kuwait
Postpaid and prepaid Zain customers can now subscribe to Prime Video without the need for a credit card or additional payment methods.
Arabsat set for two new satellite launches
Arabsat held its Board of Directors meetings in Amman and is set to establish a dedicated business unit to meet the needs of Africa.
Eutelsat looks to telcos and eyes growth in Middle East and Africa
Eutelsat released its first-quarter results and said it expects to see growth in the satellite business serving the Middle East and Africa, and to close more deals with telcos for IPTV services.
Interview with Red Bee Media CEO Steve Nylund
Red Bee Media CEO Steve Nylund speaks to Digital Studio ME about the need for managed services and shared infrastructure, the state of the broadcast industry and the major trends he noticed at IBC 2018.
World's first software only uncompressed playout deployed by Red Bee Media
First showcased at IBC 2018, the solution is the first in the world to use uncompressed video over IP, without requiring any dedicated infrastructure.
Arista and Lawo to hold seminar in Dubai on IP deployment
Arista and Lawo will conduct a joint 2-day seminar for Middle East broadcast industry professionals in Dubai on November 12 and November 14.
Verimatrix acquires Akamai Identity Services business
Adding TV Everywhere (TVE) service capabilities to the Verimatrix portfolio underscores importance of common authentication system to facilitate content distribution workflows.
Huawei and TPCAST to develop first regional VR cloud platform
Enabled by the emerging 5G broadband ecosystem, Huawei-TPCAST collaboration will broaden the opportunities within both VR and augmented reality (AR)
du teams up with Amazon Prime Video
The distribution agreement with Prime Video was made during GITEX Technology Week 2018