Intelsat Supports SkyVision

Intelsat said that SkyVision Global Networks, a provider of internet services over satellite and terrestrial fiber optic systems, signed a multi-year, multi-transponder contract for C- and Ku-Band transponder services on the IS-4 satellite. The service will support customers in Africa and the Middle East.

The Grateful Dead channel on Sirius is celebrating its first anniversary, and the stream is marking the occasion with a month-long tribute. The effort, which started this past weekend, includes an exclusive premiere of The Dead's upcoming release "Rocking the Cradle: Egypt 1978," highlights from the past year's programming, including appearances from the members of the band, live in-studio performances and other features.