CEO David Hochner commented, "Providing the gateway between
East and West, this upgrade will enable broadcasters and content
providers to deliver content from Europe, Africa, Middle East
and Americas directly to Asia in one hop from our strategic
only will customers benefit from greater bandwidth efficiency
but also complete end-to-end broadcasting services including
localisation of content via our HD playout centre, live insertions,
time delay and encryption (CA) services. This upgrade will
be instrumental in providing a high quality level of service
and flexibility to broadcasters and channels alike as they
look for a partner to deliver rich media content to access
all major Pay-TV platforms across the Asia-Pacific region."
5, at 100.5 ºE, has established penetration into over
50 countries across Asia, including two of the world's largest
TV markets China and India.