Newtec Wins WTA Teleport Technology Of The Year Award
M6100 Broadcast Satellite Modulator takes home Teleport Award for Excellence 2013 at SATELLITE in Washington DC
SATELLITE 2013 Conference, Washington DC, and SINT-NIKLAAS,
Belgium, 19 March 2013. The World Teleport Association (WTA) has awarded satellite specialist Newtec’s M6100 Broadcast Satellite Modulator with the prestigious accolade of Teleport Technology of the Year 2013. Newtec was praised by judges for providing the greatest contribution to the business and operational success of teleports by lowering costs, increasing efficiency, enabling new capabilities and providing access to new markets.
The Newtec M6100 Broadcast Satellite Modulator is a next generation DVB-S2, DVB-DSNG and DVB-S modulator that is ready to support the new upcoming S2 Extensions and RF Carrier ID DVB standards. It has specifically been designed for broadcast Direct to Home (DTH), primary distribution to headends and contribution of television and radio content. It can be used in conjunction with set-top boxes, professional IRD’s or professional satellite demodulators and also as a platform to play a central role in networks, helping evolve businesses through ongoing market and technology innovations.
“I am very proud of the entire Newtec team for all of the work that has gone into developing a product which is capable of winning this award, greatly respected by everyone in the industry,” said Serge van Herck, CEO of Newtec. “The M6100 attempts to cover every eventuality that a teleport operator will need in order to maximize business potential, not just now but also in the future. We are proud that it is being backed by some of the industry’s most important players.”
Since 1995, the WTA has presented annual awards to companies and individuals that have dramatically demonstrated excellence in the field of teleport operations, development and technology. Since inception the WTA has been the only trade association that focuses on the business of satellite communications from the ground up.
The M6100 is designed to evolve with the customer needs by flexibly allowing re-allocation of network resources towards different or new applications or customers. It also reduces OPEX by ensuring the delivery of the highest modulation efficiency, whilst deploying Newtec technologies including Equalink®, Clean Channel Technology™ and the new S2 Extensions. The M6100 is built to help reduce the impact of RF carrier interferences by supporting the new DVB RF Carrier Identifier (DVB-CID). It also incorporates new capabilities to deliver services over Ka-band that are much needed by teleports and their customers looking to offer new services.
For further information about the Newtec’s award-winning M6100 visit http://www.newtec.eu/products/m6100/.
Newtec M6100 Broadcast Satellite Modulator http://newproducts.newtec.eu/new-products/detail/m6100
Latest generation DVB-S2, DVB-DSNG and DVB-S modulator designed and built ground up for multimedia contribution, broadcast direct-to-home and primary distribution to headends and towers. It is fully compliant with he installed base of satellite receivers and set op boxes and a future proof building block for any satellite network as it includes tomorrow’s technologies like S2-Extensions and DVB-CID (Carrier ID).
Meet Newtec at SATELLITE 2013, Booth C1-21
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Speaking Slots at SATELLITE 2013
High-Throughput and Beyond: Exploring Future Bandwidths and Applications
Monday 18 March 3:15-4:15 PM
Satellite Services in a Gigabit World
Tuesday 19 March 1:30-2:45 PM
Squeezing $$ from MHz – Examining the Latest in Spectral Efficiency and Bandwidth Optimization
Wednesday 20 March 1:45-3:00 PM
DVB-S2: More Flexibility and Efficiency for the Future
Wednesday 20 March 4:45-5:45 PM
Newtec (http://www.newtec.eu/) is a global industry leader, shaping the future of satellite communications. Offering state-of-the-art products and scalable, integrated solutions for broadcast, broadband access and backbone and trunking applications, Newtec helps customers achieve greater efficiency, increase performance and expand market reach.
With its passionate commitment to R&D and its strong relationship with the European Space Agency (ESA), Newtec remains in the forefront of technological development, continuing the pioneering contributions that have led to industry standards including DVB, DVB-S2, DVB RCS and iSatTV Cenelec pr EN50478.
Newtec’s worldwide customer base includes the industry’s most prestigious broadcasters, satellite operators, telcos, systems houses and broadcasting unions. Established in 1985 and headquartered in Belgium, Newtec has regional offices as well as additional R&D centres located in Stamford, Conn. (U.S.), Singapore (Singapore), Beijing (China), Dubai (UAE), São Paulo (Brazil), Berlin (Germany) and France.