Ultra HD, a development beyond high definition

This week, the spotlight is on Ultra HD. With two major exhibitions taking place, SES took the opportunity to showcase the Ultra HD demo channels in the new high efficiency video coding (HEVC) stan... Read more

ASTRA 2E launch preparation

It’s almost time for the launch of SES’ 54th satellite, ASTRA 2E. As we look forward to the launch, here are some images of the spacecraft being encapsulated into Breeze M rocket and transferred to... Read more

Your TV when and where you want it

For years, broadcasters and consumer electronics companies have been promising a brave new world when it comes to TV. In this world, viewers never miss their favourite TV shows. You can catch ever... Read more

FIFA Confederations Cup breaks broadcasting records

Following a highly successful Confederations Cup tournament in Brazil, the SES Global Occasional Use team looks back at the highlights of this event, and ahead to 2014 FIFA World Cup, also set to t... Read more

Satellite TV – everyone’s favourite dish

People just love satellite TV, and the global direct to home (DTH) audience keeps growing in their millions. There’s no mystery. With one phone call, you can arrange installation of a consumer-fri... Read more

O3b is helping millions get closer

O3b is making the dream of reliable voice and high-speed internet a reality for millions worldwide who are underserved by their local infrastructure.With its core mission never far from mind – just... Read more

SES at CommunicAsia 2013

Last month, Singapore set the stage for the annual CommunicAsia Exhibition and Conference as well as for the CASBAA Satellite Industry forum, which took place one day earlier. Here, the satellite o... Read more

Ten things about ASTRA 2E

Photo Credits - ASTRIUM
It’s almost time for the launch of SES’ 54th satellite, ASTRA 2E. As we look forward to the launch, here are some quick facts that you would like to know about the spacecraft.       The ASTRA 2... Read more

O3b satellites successfully launched

The first four O3b satellites launched aboard the Arianspace Soyuz launch vehicle early last evening. This was one of the industry’s most anticipated launches of the year. O3b is deploying a revol... Read more

ASTRA 2E arrives at Baikonur!

SES is excited to announce that our global fleet of 53 satellites will soon be joined by a new one, ASTRA 2E, scheduled for launch on July 21st. ASTRA 2E, which has safely arrived at the Baikonur ... Read more

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