TV5Monde selects Intelsat to broadcast live one-day event across five continents

Wednesday 20 September 2017 | 11:30 CET | News
TV network TV5Monde has chosen Intelsat as its broadcast partner to transmit Le Tour du Monde de la Francophonie (The Worldwide Grand Tour of Francophonie) on 21 September. The 24-hour television broadcast will feature live contributions from 23 different countries, 13 of which will be backhauled to the TV5Monde hub in Paris using seven Intelsat satellites. The transmission will also rely on the IntelsatOne network, using MPLS fibre connectivity to complement the satellite delivery.

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Categories: Broadcast & Satellite
Companies: Intelsat / TV5Monde
Countries: France / World
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