CMC, SES Americom ink transponder deal

March 2008
CED;Mar2008, Vol. 34 Issue 3, p16
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The article reports that Comcast Media Center (CMC) and SES Americom have expanded their relationship with a multi-transponder contract in the U.S. The CMC is planning to utilize its 29 C-band transponders from SES' HD-Prime satellite neighborhood to deliver its HITS Quantum platform. The move from Ku-band to C-band will enhance service reliability and provide an easy access to more programming and advanced service offering. The CMC also announced that it has signed an agreement with SES.


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