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January 21, 2016

Leading broadcast connectivity expert NEP Connect (formerly known as SIS LIVE) has significantly increased its portfolio of connectivity resources by adding key satellite capacity in the Middle East, as part of its ever-expanding fibre and satellite network.

The company has permanently leased more capacity on Eutelsat E10A, which offers prime Ku-band and C-band connectivity.

Customers from the major events and news sectors can now use NEP Connect’s occasional use booking service to secure instant, robust capacity for their connectivity requirements.

NEP Connect has recently sold seven LoStow® vehicle mounted antenna, designed and manufactured in-house, into the MENA region. LoStow combines high quality engineering in a compact, lightweight, rapidly deployable and easy to use package which can be easily integrated into vehicle systems.

John Bozza, commercial director, NEP Connect, said: “NEP Connect offers market-leading products and connectivity services and we are delighted to be expanding our offering in the Middle East. The extra capacity offered by Eutelsat E10A gives NEP Connect an added competitive edge which, together with our 24/7 booking service and the expertise and robust infrastructure we are renowned for, makes us the ideal connectivity partner for both contracted and occasional use events.”

NEP Connect will attend the CABSAT exhibition in Dubai from 8th – 10th March. CABSAT is the Middle East, South Asia and Africa’s biggest cable, satellite, broadcast and communications event.

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About NEP Connect

NEP Connect, an NEP Broadcast Services Company, has been delivering critical media content since 1989. The company’s rapidly growing international fibre network, Anylive®, connects over 220+ locations including broadcasters, major switching centres, channel aggregators, sports and entertainment venues.  NEP Connect operates two Network Operation Centres located in the UK, co-located with NEP Connect teleports, which supply extensive satellite facilities to complete the connectivity offering.  The company provides a full range of broadcast services from UHD to low bit rate streaming with data and audio transmission services also available.  This comprehensive fibre and satellite infrastructure forms a cohesive and robust portfolio, broadcasting over 200 hours of live transmissions worldwide every day supporting multiple contracted and occasional use events.

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