Sony Pixel Power calrec Sony

Eutelsat's Konnect Russia and RTCOMM sign MoU for connectivity distribution for sea and river vessels in Russia

22/09/2021

Photo credit: (Shutterstock)

Press release - 21 September 2021 12:37

Eutelsat's Konnect Russia and RTCOMM sign MoU for connectivity distribution for sea and river vessels in Russia Facebook

LinkedIn

Twitter

Download as PDF

Strong focus on development of maritime VSAT services

Showcasing the relevance of satellite to connect hard-to-reach areas

Paris, 21 September 2021 - Eutelsat Communications' (Euronext Paris: ETL) Russian broadband operation, Konnect Russia and RTCOMM, Russia's leading distributor of satellite communications have signed a memorandum of understanding for the distribution of connectivity services in Russia.

Thanks to the in-orbit resources and infrastructure of Konnect Russia, the first company to launch mobility services in Ka-band in Russia, RTCOMM will reinforce its offer of satellite solutions, notably its fast-growing business of maritime VSAT services for sea and river vessels, leveraging the Ka-band coverage of Eutelsat's powerful EUTELSAT 36C satellite offering unparalleled coverage of the Western part of the Russian Federation and part of Western Siberia.

RTCOMM, a subsidiary of Rostelecom, is Russia's leading distributor of communication services to customers in any hard-to-reach places where cellular and wire telecommunications are underdeveloped or absent.

Commenting on the agreement, Sergey Ratiev, Chief Executive Officer of RTCOMM said: Konnect is the leading operator of Ka-band satellite communications in Russia with its own developed satellite infrastructure, and the signing of this partnership agreement will significantly expand the boundaries of satellite solutions provided by RTCOMM. It is significant for our users, whose activities are related to doing business in hard-to-reach and remote territories of the European part of Russia as well as for those categories of clients engaged in sea and river transportation.

Dmitry Bronner, Chief Executive Officer of Konnect Russia added: Our company strives to provide satellite communication services to as many users as possible, regardless of their geographic location, including remote regions. Our dedicated state-of-the-art in-orbit resources enable telecom operators to work flexibly in the market of broadband Internet access services. RTCOMM is a company that both understands market demand and makes the most efficient use of the opportunities provided by us, whilst being guided by similar values in its activities. As such, we are optimistic about the success of this partnership.

Subjects

Electronic business, communication

Innovations, inventions

Network products

Telecommunication, mobile telephony

Telecom

Radio, TV

About Eutelsat Communications

Founded in 1977, Eutelsat Communications is one of the worlds leading satellite operators. With a global fleet of satellites and associated ground infrastructure, Eutelsat enables clients across Video, Data, Government, Fixed and Mobile Broadband markets to communicate effectively to their customers, irrespective of their location. Over 6800 television channels operated by leading media groups are broadcast by Eutelsat to one billion viewers equipped for DTH reception or connected to terrestrial networks. Headquartered in Paris, with offices and teleports around the globe, Eutelsat assembles 1,200 men and women from 50 countries who are dedicated to delivering the highest quality of service.

Eutelsat Communications is listed on the Euronext Paris Stock Exchange (ticker: ETL).

For more about Eutelsat go to www.eutelsat.com

Media enquiries

Joanna Darlington

Tel.: 33 1 53 98 31 07

jdarlington@eutelsat.com

Marie Sophie Ecuer

Tel.: 33 1 53 98 32 45

mecuer@eutelsat.com

Jessica Whyte

Tel.: 33 1 53 98 46 21

jwhyte@eutelsat.com

Investors

Joanna Darlington

Tel.: 33 1 53 98 31 07

jdarlington@eutelsat.com

C dric Pugni

Tel.: 33 1 53 98 31 54

cpugni@eutelsat.com

Alexandre Illouz

Tel.: 33 1 53 98 46 81

aillouz@eutelsat.com

Read more
LINK: https://eutelsat-com.mynewsdesk.com/pressreleases/eutelsats-konnect-ru...
See more stories from eutelsat

Europe Stories

16/10/2021

Robert Park Joins Dolby Laboratories as Chief Financial Officer

15 October 2021, 09:07 (PDT) Robert Park Joins Dolby Laboratories as Chief Financial Officer Seasoned Executive Brings Decades of Financial and Business Le...

16/10/2021

The Cockfields come back to Gold for Christmas

Special one-off festive episode to follow series two Praise for series one: Daily Mail Weekend - One of the most well-observed comedies of 2019 The Times - M...

16/10/2021

Meet the new generation of journalists making a mark

It's one of those points in the annual media calendar that early-career journalists await on the edge of their seats - and the moment has arrived. We can ...

15/10/2021

Spotify Expands Our Company News Podcast Slate With Two More Shows for Listeners To Love

In summer 2020, we launched the Spotify: For the Record podcast to accompany our...

15/10/2021

IBCAP announces $26 million lawsuit against Desi TV/Live TV and its owners

(DENVER) October 14, 2021 -- The International Broadcaster Coalition Against Piracy (IBCAP) has announced another member lawsuit, this one filed today in a fede...

15/10/2021

HMS is A Great Place To Work

HMS Networks has been certified as A Great Place to Work an international standard for workplace evaluation. The criteria state that a good workplace is c...

15/10/2021

Fujifilm secures biggest ever Jet Press deal as leading Chinese printer places order for 10 new Jet Press 750S inkjet presses

Fujifilm secures biggest ever Jet Press deal as leading Chinese printer places o...

15/10/2021

Barcroft Studios rebrands as Future Studios

TVBEurope owner Future has announced the rebranding of Barcroft Studios to Future Studios following strong growth since the 2019 acquisition By TVBEurope Staff...

15/10/2021

NEW IRISH DRAMA NORTH SEA CONNECTION NOW FILMING IN ROUNDSTONE, CO. GALWAY

Pictured: Lydia McGuinness (Ciara), D nall H ala (Shane) and Kieran O'Reilly (James) on the set of North Sea Connection in Galway. RT continues to be t...

15/10/2021

Polymotion Chat Pro For Automated Control Of Its PTZ And Box Cameras

Polymotion Chat Pro For Automated Control Of Its PTZ And Box Cameras posted: 15/10/2021 Panasonic has announced a partnership with MARK ROBERTS MOTION CON...

15/10/2021

Exclusive: Gordon Smith on his NAB legacy

Earlier this year NAB president and CEO Gordon Smith announced he would be stepping down at the end of 2021. TVBEurope caught up with Smith to reflect on his ti...

14/10/2021

5 Things To Know About the Newest Limited Release of Car Thing

At Spotify, we believe in finding the best audio companion for every moment, whether you're taking on household chores, enjoying a moment of peaceful mindfu...

14/10/2021

Coldplay Challenges Fans to a Global Scavenger Hunt-and Shares Lyrics From Their Upcoming Album That Are Out of This Universe

This week, Coldplay fans encountered an out-of-this-world mystery. Digital billb...

14/10/2021

Kuala Lumpur airport chooses innovative R&S Series5200 ATC radio from Rohde & Schwarz as auxiliary radio

Kuala Lumpur airport chooses innovative R&S Series5200 ATC radio from Rohde & Sc...

14/10/2021

Riedel's Intercom and Audio Distribution Systems Are a Game-Changer for Crealine's Live Productions

Wuppertal October 14, 2021 Riedel's Intercom and Audio Distribution System...

14/10/2021

Nokia extends range of Industrial device solutions for private wireless networks

Nokia extends range of Industrial device solutions for private wireless networks Press Release Nokia extends range of Industrial device solutions for privat...

14/10/2021

Nokia deploys shared 5G network with SoftBank and KDDI in Japan

Nokia deploys shared 5G network with SoftBank and KDDI in Japan Press Release Nokia deploys shared 5G network with SoftBank and KDDI in Japan Nokia's ...

14/10/2021

MWC Los Angeles 2021, in Partnership with CTIA, Announces Event Highlights

The premier industry event of the Americas returns to showcase innovations in Connected Impact' at the Los Angeles Convention Center from October 26-28 1...

14/10/2021

Free training courses at Baselight Week Berlin. November 9-11

Deutsch | English Kostenfreies Training f r das Baselight Color Grading System 9. 11. November 2021 ARRI Media Grading Cinema Berlin FilmLight l dt Dich in...

14/10/2021

Free training courses at Baselight Week NYC. November 16-18

Join us for free training courses at Baselight Week NYC November 16-18, 2021 Dolby Screening Room NYC FilmLight Training invites you to a special week of colo...

14/10/2021

Sound Devices Joins Audiotonix Group

Main image L to R: Jon Tatooles, James Gordon, Matt Anderson. James Gordon CEO of Audiotonix comments, The addition of Sound Devices and their fantastic team ...

14/10/2021

BRIGHTCOVE BOOSTS VIDEO INTERACTIVITY BY ACQUIRING HAPYAK BEST-IN-CLASS TECHNOLOGY FROM NEWSELA

All Press ReleasesShare All Press Releases BRIGHTCOVE BOOSTS VIDEO INTERACTI...

14/10/2021

Television Academy Honors ARRI's SkyPanel with Engineering Emmy

The Television Academy announced the recipients of the 73rd Engineering Emmy Awards. ARRI is pleased to be honored with the highest TV technology recognition f...

14/10/2021

Weve reached a landmark that any business would be proud of - a 90th birthday!

14/10/2021 Today, 14th October 2021, we reach a landmark that any business would be proud of - a 90th birthday! In 1931 the industry had an issue; Advertisers...

14/10/2021

Broadcast cameras: Market dynamics and key considerations

Ronny van Geel, director of product management at Grass Valley, examines some of the key areas media companies need to consider when investing in live broadcast...

14/10/2021

Have Yourself a Merry Techy Christmas with These Amazing Gifts from Sony

Sony baby, just slip a speaker under the tree Embrace the festive season and crank up the Christmas tunes with Sony's range of speakers and headphones. Fr...

14/10/2021

The Voice UK returns to ITV in 2022

The Voice UK returns to ITV in 2022 ITV today announced that The Voice UK is back in production for its eleventh series which is set to air in 2022. In the se...

14/10/2021

5G broadcast/multicast: Redefining the future of content delivery

A new ebook from Rohde & Schwarz addresses how broadcasters can maintain the high quality content offering as options continue to grow, and how mobile network o...

14/10/2021

The star of BBC Sport's Olympics virtual studio production

Mo-Sys Engineering and MOOV have been discussing their roles in bringing BBC Sports Tokyo Olympics coverage to life from a virtual production studio in Salford ...

14/10/2021

New 5G transmitter for live remote production

Aviwest has launched its new PRO460 bonded cellular transmitter for remote and at-home production over 5G networks By TVBEurope Staff Published: October 14, 2...

14/10/2021

Sirius TV Partners with SES to Broadcast TV Channels across Malaysia

Sirius TV launches new low-cost bouquet starting with 13 TV channels via SES-12 satellite Luxembourg/Malaysia, 5 October 2021 - Sirius TV, a brand of Smart Dig...

14/10/2021

Pronology Presents Streamfile Core Enterprise

Pronology Presents Streamfile Core Enterprise posted: 14/10/2021 Bridge Utility Supports Both NDI and SRT Protocols and is Ideal for Large Teams On-prem o...

14/10/2021

Good Morning Britain to launch first ever YouTube original series

Good Morning Britain to launch first ever YouTube original series Good Morning Britain can today announce its first ever YouTube original series, Off The Tabl...

14/10/2021

Dolby and MGM Resorts International Launch Dolby Live at Park MGM, Bringing Live Music Performanc...

14 October 2021, 05:30 (PDT) Dolby and MGM Resorts International Launch Dolby L...

14/10/2021

The race for the gold medal of Remote Production

Citius, Altius, Fortius! (Faster, taller, stronger!). Every four years, athletes from all over the world honor this motto by giving their best in the Olympic G...

13/10/2021

En alianza con Spotify, la IBERO impartir curso de periodismo narrativo en podcast

La escucha de podcasts ha crecido exponencialmente en a os recientes y la oferta...

13/10/2021

Adding That Extra You' to Your Discovery: Oskar Stl, Spotify Vice President of Personalization, Explains How It Works

Mondays and Fridays are eagerly anticipated by music lovers on Spotify who are l...

13/10/2021

DBK Studios and Sky Studios partner for short films celebrating Black and diverse British talent

New five-part short film series Unearthed Narratives' will be broadcast on ...

13/10/2021

Nokia unveils its first fixed wireless access device compatible with Japan's Local 5G specification

Nokia unveils its first fixed wireless access device compatible with Japan's...

13/10/2021

Nokia passes control to CSPs to deploy applications on its broadband devices

Nokia passes control to CSPs to deploy applications on its broadband devices Press Release Nokia passes control to CSPs to deploy applications on its broadb...

13/10/2021

Hitachi Energy goes live

The global technology and market leader in power grids is committed to advancing a sustainable energy future for all Zurich, October 13, 2021 - Further to its...

13/10/2021

Fujifilm Introduces the instax Link WIDE Smartphone Printer

Fujifilm Introduces the instax Link WIDE Smartphone Printer Taking Smartphone Image Printing to New Widths October 13, 2021 Print FUJIFILM Corporation (P...

13/10/2021

WILDFLOWER

BACKWILDFLOWERLimelight and eOne are fully financing. Dylan Sellers and Chris Parker of Limelight are producing along with Jamie Patricof and Katie McNeill of H...

13/10/2021

Legendary CEO, Producer, and Writer Shonda Rhimes to Keynote Brightcove Play 2021

All Press ReleasesShare All Press Releases Legendary CEO, Producer, and Writ...

13/10/2021

TVB Case Study

Bridge Technologies supplies Hong-Kong broadcaster TVB with full redundancy switching through business partner Mediatech. Covering most of the HK terrestrial b...

13/10/2021

Bridge Technologies Equips VB440 with JPEG XS Compression Analysis

Ensures the probe remains at the forefront of developing production and contribution standards Bridge Technologies, a leading provider of end-to-end monitoring...

13/10/2021

Bridge Technologies Adds Closed Caption and Packet Capture to its VB440

The new functionalities secure probe as an indispensable production tool Bridge Technologies, a leading provider of end-to-end monitoring solutions in the broa...

13/10/2021

Data driven decision making - what does it really mean?

IABM Journal Article By Simen K. Frostad Chairman, Bridge Technologies What is a decision? It seems like a simple question, but it's one worth considerin...

13/10/2021

The Magic of Monitoring and Measurement in Movie Making

Article for The Future.TV By Simen K. Frostad, Chairman of Bridge Technologies Why mistakes make for great movie plots, but terrible productions In the world...

13/10/2021

Banijay Factory Develops Original New Dating Show in Sign Language

Banijay today confirms Nordic label, Banijay Factory, has developed Sexy Hands for SVT1. This format, produced by Delta Studios, is the first dating show to be ...