Welcome!

Cognitive Computing Authors: Jyoti Bansal, Carmen Gonzalez, Liz McMillan, PagerDuty Blog, Elizabeth White

News Feed Item

SES se asocia con O3b para proporcionar capacidad de Internet a Digicel para ampliar sus servicios de red celular en Papúa Nueva Guinea

O3b Networks y SES (Paris: SESG) (LuxX: SESG) acaban de anunciar que Digicel ha contratado capacidad en el satélite NSS-9 de SES y en la flota de satélites de órbita media de O3b para ofrecer ancho de banda de Internet de alta calidad a su red celular en Papúa Nueva Guinea.

En virtud del acuerdo plurianual, el proveedor de redes de telefonía móvil de más rápido crecimiento utilizará la capacidad de banda C en el satélite NSS-9 en la posición orbital 183 grados Este y el servicio O3bTrunk para seguir brindando servicios de voz y datos móviles de gran calidad y alta velocidad a todos sus clientes de Papúa Nueva Guinea.

«Como antiguos socios de Digicel, entendemos las necesidades de su negocio y estamos encantados de volver a trabajar juntos en colaboración con O3b Networks», señaló Ferdinand Kayser, director comercial de SES. «El contrato con Digicel es un buen ejemplo de lo bien que se complementan los satélites geoestacionarios con los de órbita media para ofrecer una solución de conectividad única. La cobertura integral del satélite NSS-9, junto con el alto rendimiento y la baja latencia que ofrece la flota de O3b, permitirán a Digicel proporcionar servicios de red celular confiables y rentables a sus clientes en Papúa Nueva Guinea».

«Digicel es una empresa de vanguardia en servicios móviles en la región del Pacífico. O3b se complace en apoyar su innovación continua con una solución rentable para ampliar la cobertura con el transporte satelital de alta capacidad y baja latencia de O3b», afirmó Steve Collar, CEO de O3b Networks.

Acerca del acuerdo, John Mangos, CEO de Digicel Papúa Nueva Guinea, comentó: «En Digicel buscamos continuamente garantizar la mejor experiencia posible del cliente, innovando y ofreciendo la mejor tecnología a nuestros clientes en la región del Pacífico. Anhelamos trabajar con SES y O3b Networks para ampliar nuestra capacidad de red al servicio de la creciente base de clientes con que contamos en Papúa Nueva Guinea».

SES y O3b Networks estarán presentes en la feria del PTC 2013, a celebrarse del 19 al 23 de enero. El vicepresidente de SES en Asia Pacífico, Glen Tindall, participará en una mesa redonda sobre los organismos de radiodifusión y la iniciativa de ID del proveedor de telecomunicaciones («Broadcasters and the Carrier ID Initiative») el 20 de enero a las 11 am. Steve Collar disertará en la mesa redonda para ejecutivos sobre mejora de la eficiencia y ampliación de horizontes («Improving Efficiency and Expanding Horizons») el lunes 21 de enero a las 11:45 am.

####

Acerca de O3b Networks Ltd.

O3b Networks es un proveedor global de servicios vía satélite que está construyendo una red de satélites de nueva generación para operadores de telecomunicaciones, proveedores de servicios de Internet, empresas y clientes gubernamentales en mercados emergentes. Con la combinación del alcance mundial de los satélites y la velocidad de las redes de fibra óptica, el sistema de O3b permitirá que miles de millones de consumidores y empresas de más de 180 países se beneficien de la conectividad de alta velocidad, baja latencia y bajos costos para dispositivos móviles e Internet. Entre las empresas que invierten en O3b Networks se encuentran SES, Google, Liberty Global, HSBC Principal Investments, Northbridge Venture Partners, Allen & Company, el Banco de Desarrollo de Sudáfrica, Sofina, Satya Capital y Luxempart. La oficina central de O3b Networks se encuentra en St. John, Jersey, Islas del Canal.

Acerca de SES

SES es un operador de satélites, líder mundial, con una flota de 52 satélites geoestacionarios. La empresa ofrece servicios de comunicaciones satelitales a emisoras, proveedores de servicios de contenido e Internet, operadores de redes fijas y móviles y organizaciones comerciales y gubernamentales en todo el mundo.

SES se caracteriza por sus relaciones comerciales duraderas, servicios de alta calidad y excelencia en la industria radiotelevisiva. Los equipos regionales culturalmente diversos de SES están ubicados en todo el mundo y trabajan estrechamente con los clientes a fin de satisfacer sus necesidades de servicio y de ancho de banda satelital específicos.

SES (Euronext Paris y Bolsa de Luxemburgo: SESG) cuenta con participaciones en Ciel en Canadá y QuetzSat en México, así como una participación estratégica en la infraestructura de puesta en marcha de satélites del proyecto O3b Networks. Para más información, visite el sitio Web: www.ses.com.

El texto original en el idioma fuente de este comunicado es la versión oficial autorizada. Las traducciones solo se suministran como adaptación y deben cotejarse con el texto en el idioma fuente, que es la única versión del texto que tendrá un efecto legal.

More Stories By Business Wire

Copyright © 2009 Business Wire. All rights reserved. Republication or redistribution of Business Wire content is expressly prohibited without the prior written consent of Business Wire. Business Wire shall not be liable for any errors or delays in the content, or for any actions taken in reliance thereon.

@ThingsExpo Stories
IoT is at the core or many Digital Transformation initiatives with the goal of re-inventing a company's business model. We all agree that collecting relevant IoT data will result in massive amounts of data needing to be stored. However, with the rapid development of IoT devices and ongoing business model transformation, we are not able to predict the volume and growth of IoT data. And with the lack of IoT history, traditional methods of IT and infrastructure planning based on the past do not app...
WebRTC is bringing significant change to the communications landscape that will bridge the worlds of web and telephony, making the Internet the new standard for communications. Cloud9 took the road less traveled and used WebRTC to create a downloadable enterprise-grade communications platform that is changing the communication dynamic in the financial sector. In his session at @ThingsExpo, Leo Papadopoulos, CTO of Cloud9, discussed the importance of WebRTC and how it enables companies to focus o...
The Internet of Things can drive efficiency for airlines and airports. In their session at @ThingsExpo, Shyam Varan Nath, Principal Architect with GE, and Sudip Majumder, senior director of development at Oracle, discussed the technical details of the connected airline baggage and related social media solutions. These IoT applications will enhance travelers' journey experience and drive efficiency for the airlines and the airports.
With major technology companies and startups seriously embracing IoT strategies, now is the perfect time to attend @ThingsExpo 2016 in New York. Learn what is going on, contribute to the discussions, and ensure that your enterprise is as "IoT-Ready" as it can be! Internet of @ThingsExpo, taking place June 6-8, 2017, at the Javits Center in New York City, New York, is co-located with 20th Cloud Expo and will feature technical sessions from a rock star conference faculty and the leading industry p...
"LinearHub provides smart video conferencing, which is the Roundee service, and we archive all the video conferences and we also provide the transcript," stated Sunghyuk Kim, CEO of LinearHub, in this SYS-CON.tv interview at @ThingsExpo, held November 1-3, 2016, at the Santa Clara Convention Center in Santa Clara, CA.
Things are changing so quickly in IoT that it would take a wizard to predict which ecosystem will gain the most traction. In order for IoT to reach its potential, smart devices must be able to work together. Today, there are a slew of interoperability standards being promoted by big names to make this happen: HomeKit, Brillo and Alljoyn. In his session at @ThingsExpo, Adam Justice, vice president and general manager of Grid Connect, will review what happens when smart devices don’t work togethe...
The 20th International Cloud Expo has announced that its Call for Papers is open. Cloud Expo, to be held June 6-8, 2017, at the Javits Center in New York City, brings together Cloud Computing, Big Data, Internet of Things, DevOps, Containers, Microservices and WebRTC to one location. With cloud computing driving a higher percentage of enterprise IT budgets every year, it becomes increasingly important to plant your flag in this fast-expanding business opportunity. Submit your speaking proposal ...
"There's a growing demand from users for things to be faster. When you think about all the transactions or interactions users will have with your product and everything that is between those transactions and interactions - what drives us at Catchpoint Systems is the idea to measure that and to analyze it," explained Leo Vasiliou, Director of Web Performance Engineering at Catchpoint Systems, in this SYS-CON.tv interview at 18th Cloud Expo, held June 7-9, 2016, at the Javits Center in New York Ci...
20th Cloud Expo, taking place June 6-8, 2017, at the Javits Center in New York City, NY, will feature technical sessions from a rock star conference faculty and the leading industry players in the world. Cloud computing is now being embraced by a majority of enterprises of all sizes. Yesterday's debate about public vs. private has transformed into the reality of hybrid cloud: a recent survey shows that 74% of enterprises have a hybrid cloud strategy.
WebRTC is the future of browser-to-browser communications, and continues to make inroads into the traditional, difficult, plug-in web communications world. The 6th WebRTC Summit continues our tradition of delivering the latest and greatest presentations within the world of WebRTC. Topics include voice calling, video chat, P2P file sharing, and use cases that have already leveraged the power and convenience of WebRTC.
Discover top technologies and tools all under one roof at April 24–28, 2017, at the Westin San Diego in San Diego, CA. Explore the Mobile Dev + Test and IoT Dev + Test Expo and enjoy all of these unique opportunities: The latest solutions, technologies, and tools in mobile or IoT software development and testing. Meet one-on-one with representatives from some of today's most innovative organizations
SYS-CON Events announced today that Super Micro Computer, Inc., a global leader in Embedded and IoT solutions, will exhibit at SYS-CON's 20th International Cloud Expo®, which will take place on June 7-9, 2017, at the Javits Center in New York City, NY. Supermicro (NASDAQ: SMCI), the leading innovator in high-performance, high-efficiency server technology, is a premier provider of advanced server Building Block Solutions® for Data Center, Cloud Computing, Enterprise IT, Hadoop/Big Data, HPC and E...
Internet of @ThingsExpo, taking place June 6-8, 2017 at the Javits Center in New York City, New York, is co-located with the 20th International Cloud Expo and will feature technical sessions from a rock star conference faculty and the leading industry players in the world. @ThingsExpo New York Call for Papers is now open.
WebRTC sits at the intersection between VoIP and the Web. As such, it poses some interesting challenges for those developing services on top of it, but also for those who need to test and monitor these services. In his session at WebRTC Summit, Tsahi Levent-Levi, co-founder of testRTC, reviewed the various challenges posed by WebRTC when it comes to testing and monitoring and on ways to overcome them.
DevOps is being widely accepted (if not fully adopted) as essential in enterprise IT. But as Enterprise DevOps gains maturity, expands scope, and increases velocity, the need for data-driven decisions across teams becomes more acute. DevOps teams in any modern business must wrangle the ‘digital exhaust’ from the delivery toolchain, "pervasive" and "cognitive" computing, APIs and services, mobile devices and applications, the Internet of Things, and now even blockchain. In this power panel at @...
WebRTC services have already permeated corporate communications in the form of videoconferencing solutions. However, WebRTC has the potential of going beyond and catalyzing a new class of services providing more than calls with capabilities such as mass-scale real-time media broadcasting, enriched and augmented video, person-to-machine and machine-to-machine communications. In his session at @ThingsExpo, Luis Lopez, CEO of Kurento, introduced the technologies required for implementing these idea...
"A lot of times people will come to us and have a very diverse set of requirements or very customized need and we'll help them to implement it in a fashion that you can't just buy off of the shelf," explained Nick Rose, CTO of Enzu, in this SYS-CON.tv interview at 18th Cloud Expo, held June 7-9, 2016, at the Javits Center in New York City, NY.
Buzzword alert: Microservices and IoT at a DevOps conference? What could possibly go wrong? In this Power Panel at DevOps Summit, moderated by Jason Bloomberg, the leading expert on architecting agility for the enterprise and president of Intellyx, panelists peeled away the buzz and discuss the important architectural principles behind implementing IoT solutions for the enterprise. As remote IoT devices and sensors become increasingly intelligent, they become part of our distributed cloud enviro...
The WebRTC Summit New York, to be held June 6-8, 2017, at the Javits Center in New York City, NY, announces that its Call for Papers is now open. Topics include all aspects of improving IT delivery by eliminating waste through automated business models leveraging cloud technologies. WebRTC Summit is co-located with 20th International Cloud Expo and @ThingsExpo. WebRTC is the future of browser-to-browser communications, and continues to make inroads into the traditional, difficult, plug-in web co...
In his keynote at @ThingsExpo, Chris Matthieu, Director of IoT Engineering at Citrix and co-founder and CTO of Octoblu, focused on building an IoT platform and company. He provided a behind-the-scenes look at Octoblu’s platform, business, and pivots along the way (including the Citrix acquisition of Octoblu).