Intelsat Supports ViewAfrica

Intelsat said that U.K.-based ViewAfrica has contracted for additional capacity on the Intelsat 10 satellite for increased channel distribution. ViewAfrica Network is distributing free-to-air programming bouquets reaching Sub-Saharan countries.

TECHNOLOGY - Wegener said its video overlay technology can send live video broadcasts via a VSAT network from ViaSat. That network provides bandwidth solutions for distributing interactive IP data between thousands of data centers, retail locations, corporate LANS, schools, the internet and home offices. The live video included high def and standard definition video streams transmitted via a VSAT network, Wegener said.