Sky Deutschland extends MX1 back-up contract

Thursday 19 January 2017 | 10:34 CET | News
Sky Deutschland has signed a multi-year contract extension with SES subsidiary MX1 for back-up services. Under the contract, the MX1 Broadcasting Centre will restore Sky programming in cases where Sky Deutschland experiences technical issues with its main signal. In order to ensure continuity, the MX1 Broadcast Centre will concurrently receive all necessary data and video transmission material from the Sky channels. The agreement includes payout and turnaround services, such as encoding, multiplexing and encryption, and uplink services.

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Categories: Broadcast & Satellite
Companies: SES / Sky Deutschland
Countries: Germany
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