Etisalat showcases latest satellite solutions at CABSAT 2014

ABU DHABI: Etisalat has showcased its latest VSATExpress, VSATConnect and Satellite News Gathering (SNG) services at the 20th edition of CABSAT, currently underway at Dubai World Trade Centre. The telecom provider also gave live demonstrations for broadcasters and companies with remote sites needing seamless VSTAT connectivity. These demonstrations focused on VSAT Services, Application over VSAT, TV Services and VSAT Hosting Services. John Lincoln, Senior Vice President, Business Marketing, Etisalat UAE, said, “We are relentlessly innovating to stay at the forefront of developments in a rapidly changing industry and we are committed towards developing state-of-the-art VSAT solutions that drive immersive experiences and boost monetisation.” VSAT (Very Small Aperture Terminal) facilitates reliable digital data, video and voice transmissions directly via satellite. It offers a cost-effective means of implementing a high quality, reliable communications link to widely distributed sites or isolated areas.

Lincoln added, “CABSAT has become a key platform for various players in the satellite solutions industry across the region to come together and display the latest solutions and gain a better understanding of the trends in the market. This was a chance to meet potential new customers from local as well as international markets and we are thrilled to have been a part of it.”