Comtelsat to resell Quantel's TV everywhere solutions across LATAM

DetailsJuan Fernandez Gonzalez | 01 February 2015

Broadcasting solutions provider Quantel has appointed Comtelsat as its reseller partner in Latin America, across Mexico, Guatemala, El Salvador, Belize, Honduras and Nicaragua.

The agreement with the Mexican Comtelsat is for its full range of TV everywhere products and news and sports production systems and post finishing systems, as well as the complete Snell Live TV. This announcement follows a successful partnership with Quantel and Snell's Brazil-based reseller and Comtelsat subsidiary, LineUp, which began in September 2014.

“Our partnership with Quantel and Snell is strategic to our growth,” pointed out Israel Gomez, general manager at Comtelsat Broadcast. “Quantel and Snell's quality, innovation and industry-leading technology, offer customers a complete solution that meets all their needs.”

Comtelsat was founded in 1993 and is currently placed among the leaders of telecoms industry in Latin America, offering the latest technology and integrated solutions to the broadcast, audio, video, production and post production industries.

“Comtelsat's experience, leadership and extensive customer base are excellent foundations and will help to build Quantel and Snell's presence in the region,” added Quantel's sales director, Martin Mulligan.