By: SVG Staff
Tuesday, February 28, 2012 - 8:35 am
SVG Europe is pleased to announce that GlobeCast has joined the organisation as its latest Gold Sponsor. The company is, of course, a subsidiary of France Telecom, and one of the leading global providers of content management and worldwide transmission services for professional broadcast delivery.
GlobeCast operates a secure global satellite and fibre network to manage and transport 10 million hours of video and other rich media each year, providing ingest, aggregation, transmission and repurposing of content for delivery to direct-to-home satellite platforms; cable, IPTV, mobile and broadband headends; as well as corporate and digital signage networks. GlobeCast’s fleet of SNG trucks is deployed globally to support coverage of the biggest news and sporting events each year in SD and HDTV formats.
Borders are non-existent when it comes to GlobeCast’s services, thanks to the company’s 12 teleports and technical operations centres as well as its 17 offices in Europe, North and Latin America, the Middle East, Asia, Africa and Australia.
Here are some quick facts about the company:
- 750 employees worldwide
- More than 50 Digital DTH/Cable Distribution Platforms
- 12 Teleports & Technical Operations Centers
- More than 60 Mobile SNG Units and Flyaways (C & KU band)
- 6 International 24/7 Booking Centres
- 3 Playout/Origination Centres
- Production Studios