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Dream Cruises Selects SES Networks’ Game-Changing Connectivity for Cruise Fleet LUXEMBOURG -Wednesday 15 May 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Dream Cruises, a brand of Genting Cruise Lines, has selected SES Networks’ Signature Cruise Solution to provide exceptional speeds, low latency, and unmatched fibre-like service to its passenger ship fleet, comprised of World Dream, Genting Dream and Explorer Dream, for...

Samsung, Spin Digital and SES Showcase 8K Content via Satellite -Tuesday 14 May 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- The SES annual Industry Days event kicks off today with the world leading satellite operator announcing that an 8K demo signal is broadcast directly to a flat screen TV with a built-in satellite receiver. The 8K content broadcast via ASTRA 28.2 degrees East orbital slot...

SES Networks and PNG DataCo Restore Connectivity to Earthquake-Stricken Papua New Guinea -Monday 13 May 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Mobile networks and broadband internet access for corporate and consumer customers operated by PNG DataCo have been restored by SES Networks following a 7.2-magnitude earthquake that struck near the town of Bulolo, Papua New Guinea in the early morning hours of 7 May 2019, SES...

SES and BCE Showcase One-Stop Video Production and Contribution Solution at SES Industry Days 2019 -Monday 13 May 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- SES and BCE will team up to demonstrate a one-stop automated studio solution capable of producing content, streaming it live via satellite, and distributing it onto an online video portal at SES Industry Days 2019. The end-to-end video production and contribution solution...

Teleglobal Brings Broadband Access and Mobile Connectivity Services to Rural Communities in Indonesia via SES Networks -Wednesday 24 April 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Communities in remote areas of Indonesia will soon be able to enjoy reliable broadband internet access delivered by Teleglobal enabled by SES Networks’ managed data services and the SES-12 satellite, SES announced today. Under a new agreement, Teleglobal and SES Networks will...

Crown Media Family Networks to Deliver Growing Hallmark Channel Lineup to US Homes with SES -Monday 8 April 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- TV Homes across the U.S. will continue to receive Crown Media Family Networks’ channels because of an important renewal agreement with SES, the world’s leading satellite operator. As part of the nine-year deal announced today, Crown Media will migrate its popular...

O3b Satellites Roar into Space, Scaling SES’s MEO Constellation -Friday 5 April 2019      

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Four O3b Medium Earth Orbit (MEO) satellites were successfully launched by Arianespace at the Guiana Space Centre in Kourou, French Guiana on 4 April, 14:03 PM local time, SES announced today. The Soyuz launch marks a significant milestone in SES’s O3b MEO journey,...

 SES Shareholders Approve All Resolutions at Annual General Meeting. -Thursday 4 April 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- SES (Euronext Paris and Luxembourg Stock Exchange: SESG) held its Annual General Meeting (AGM) today in Betzdorf, Luxembourg. The shareholders approved all proposed resolutions, notably the company's 2018 accounts and the proposed dividend of EUR 0.80 per A-share, which will...

SES Reach Grows to 355 Million Homes Worldwide -Tuesday 2 April 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- SES strengthens its position as the world’s leading video distributor via satellite as the number of TV households it serves increased by more than 4 million to over 355 million in 2018. The results from the SES’s annual market research highlighted further growth in...

The Ritz-Carlton Yacht Collection to Provide Luxury Connectivity Experience Powered by SES Networks -Wednesday 27 March 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- SES Networks will be providing an innovative, fully-managed hybrid broadband connectivity service to The Ritz-Carlton Yacht Collection, a luxury fleet comprising of three custom-built yachts, SES announced today. Representing a unique first for a luxury hotel operator, The...

Benin Accelerating Roll-out of Digital Terrestrial Television with SES -Wednesday 13 March 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Viewers in the Republic of Benin are now receiving 15 new Free-to-Air (FTA) channels from satellite, thanks to a new agreement the Government of the Republic of Benin has signed with SES, the world’s leading satellite-based solutions provider. As part of the agreement a...

SES-12 Goes Operational to Serve Asia-Pacific and the Middle East -Tuesday 26 February 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- SES announced today that its newest satellite, SES-12, is now ready to serve its video, fixed data, mobility and government customers across Asia-Pacific and the Middle East. The powerful satellite, which is designed with state-of-the-art wide beams and high throughput...

EU Maritime Safety Agency Awards Managed Connectivity Services Contract to SES -Thursday 14 February 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- SES Networks’ managed services will boost connectivity for Remotely Piloted Aircraft Systems (RPAS) services of the European Maritime Safety Agency (EMSA) provided to EU Member States and Agencies. These maritime surveillance activities supported by SES Networks are aimed at...

O3b Satellites Arrive at Kourou for March Launch -Thursday 7 February 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Four new O3b Medium Earth Orbit (MEO) satellites have arrived safely at the Guiana Space Centre in Kourou, French Guiana, in preparation for launch by a Soyuz rocket from Arianespace in late March 2019, SES announced today. The new Ka-band satellites will join SES’s...

RCN Launches New Ultra HD 4K Channels with SES -Tuesday 5 February 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- RCN, an award-winning provider of high-speed internet, digital TV and phone services, has announced its commercial launch of Ultra HD services through a partnership with SES, the world’s leading satellite operator. RCN is featuring seven dedicated 4K channels from the North...

SES Strengthens Leadership Team and Enhances Customer Experience Through Establishment of Global Services Organisation -Tuesday 5 February 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- SES is streamlining customer support and services by forming a global services delivery team under the leadership of a Chief Services Officer (CSO). This underscores SES’s commitment to place customers at the heart of its business and deliver exceptional customer experience...

Discovery Deutschland Continues to Rely on SES’s MX1 for Managed Playout Services and More -Tuesday 5 February 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- SES announced today that Discovery Deutschland, a TV and Digital Media broadcast station based in Germany, has extended its partnership with MX1, SES’s global provider of media services and solutions. Under the terms of the extension, MX1 will continue to fully manage...

Connectivity in Tonga Restored by SES Networks and Digicel Following Fibre Outage -Wednesday 30 January 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Mobile networks and broadband access services for business and consumer customers operated by Digicel Tonga were rapidly restored across the Polynesian archipelago by SES Networks' managed services following a severe fibre outage last week, announced SES. Under the agreement...

Resolute Mining Connects Syama Operations to the Cloud with SES Networks -Thursday 24 January 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Resolute Mining Limited is revolutionising its operations in Mali by bringing high-speed, low-latency connectivity to its Syama mining site, SES announced today. The fully-managed SES Networks satellite data connectivity solution enables enterprise cloud applications and helps...

BFBS Brings More British Programming to U.K. Troops in Remote Regions via SES -Wednesday 9 January 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Greater numbers of British forces and their families stationed abroad, including Royal Navy ships at sea, will receive a range of popular British TV and radio programming from the British Forces Broadcasting Service (BFBS) via SES satellites in a new multi-year agreement...