Usingen, September 13, 2017 – Media Broadcast Satellite, the leading
provider of broadcast satellite services and operator of one of the
world’s largest teleports, extends its business in teleport-, housing- and
infrastructure-services and concludes an agreement with NorthTelecom.
The agreement will enable NorthTelecom to operate at the teleport in
Usingen. This was announced by both companies previously to the
upcoming IBC 2017 in Amsterdam, where Media Broadcast Satellite will
exhibit at stand 1.B79. NorthTelecom is a leading global satellite service
provider, that provides satellite communications and ICT services both
on land and at sea.
The long-term agreement covers infrastructure services for NorthTelecom to
set-up a co-located teleport for data and broadcasting at Usingen combined
with rack, housing and office space. NorthTelecom has chosen Media
Broadcast Satellite’s engineering and expertise including monitoring and
maintenance services to ensure smooth operation. The agreement also
includes a redundant fibre connectivity for high availability. Furthermore, both
companies will benefit from the mutually shared use of their operational
antenna infrastructure and technology know-how at teleport Usingen.
“We are pleased to extend our teleport and housing services agreement with
NorthTelecom and continue providing them the perfect infrastructure to
operate fully from Usingen” said Christian Fleischhauer, Managing Director of
Media Broadcast Satellite GmbH, at the announcement of the agreement.
“High security standards as well as an excellent infrastructure in combination
with flexible models of support, will guarantee best conditions for
NorthTelecom. The agreement underlines the relevance of teleport Usingen,
our outstanding technical standards and triggers new and successful ways of
cooperation in the teleport- and broadcast market.”
“We are delighted to choose Media Broadcast Satellite GmbH as one of our
reliable partners to expand our infrastructure reach globally”, said CEO of
NorthTelecom, Mr. Hadi Nazari Mehrabi. “This is a great opportunity for both
parties and a new concept in the industry. NorthTelecom and Media Broadcast
Satellite will share and exchange infrastructure and expertise while expanding
their technical and commercial scope. Both companies are committed to a