Delivery & Transmission

Yahsat, Hughes in joint venture for satellite broadband in Middle East and Africa
Newly formed joint venture company will provide underserved communities with high-speed Internet services via Yahsat’s Al Yah 2 and Al Yah 3 Ka-band satellites and go to market under the brand name ‘YahClick (powered by Hughes)’.
du teams up with Amazon Prime Video
The distribution agreement with Prime Video was made during GITEX Technology Week 2018
MBC and Anghami welcome new Amazon CloudFront Edge locations in UAE
Located in Dubai and Fujairah, the new Edge locations bring faster content delivery and added cybersecurity protection to AWS customers.
NEP Group acquires SIS LIVE
Post acquisition, SIS LIVE will become NEP Connect, which will serve clients as part of the NEP Worldwide Network. SIS LIVE connectivity capabilities include the core Anylive fibre network with over 150 access points at major sporting venues.
Saudi Arabia and Kuwait ISPs decline in Netflix speed index
ITC in Saudi Arabia and Kuwait’s Gulfnet and Zajil Telecom experienced declines in September
Du inks Netflix deal in first for UAE market
Emirates Integrated Telecommunications Company (du) forms a partnership with Netflix to bring the world's best entertainment to its customers' fingertips
Asian Games deployed Lawo for IP based signal distribution
V__matrix, Lawo's software-defined IP core routing and processing platform was used to process live feeds from the 27 stadiums and the ENG material, as well as signals from six beauty-shot cameras distributed throughout Indonesia.
Nagra's OTT solution support for Android TV
Nagra is using the IBC 2018 show to announce Android TV support for the product.
Arabsat signs deal with Newtec for high-throughput satellite services
The new agreement will enable the launch of new High Throughput Satellite (HTS) services in the Middle East and Africa. Under the partnership, Arabsat will deploy a Newtec Dialog platform with a variety of Newtec’s DVB-S2X Wideband modems.