Es’hailSat, the Qatar-based satellite communications operator, is exhibiting at the annual AfricaCom exhibition in Cape Town international convention centre, the biggest and best tech event in Africa that gathers together senior decision-makers from the entire digital ecosystem.
Es’hailSat is showcasing Es’hail-1, Es’hail-2 broadcast satellites and a wide range of services to be delivered through the new state of the art teleport in Doha at AfricaCom which is being hosted from November 12 to 14.
Es’hail-2, a satellite with sophisticated anti-jamming capabilities located at 26° East hotspot position for TV broadcasting, provides high quality, premium DTH television content across the Middle East and North Africa.
Es’hailSat’s new teleport in Doha, provides customers with secure and independent satellite transmission. The facility supports satellite TT&C and capacity management together with a wide range of services such as uplink, downlink, multiplexing, encoding, playout and other value-added services.
The high-tech teleport will also provide back-up studios for TV channels and serve as a disaster recovery facility for customers.
Commenting on showcasing the broadcast satellites at AfricaCom, President and CEO of Es’hailSat Ali Al Kuwari, said: “We are pleased to be exhibiting for the first time at AfricaCom as we see this exhibition as an important part in our strategy to attract African customers who value broadcasting independence and quality of service. Africa has been a region of interest for Es’hailSat for some time. We have been extremely active in North Africa supporting customers with broadcast and telecommunications services. AfricaCom gives us the right platform to engage with customers and showcase our capabilities.”