Satellite Mediaport Services partners with NSSLGlobal

Rugby, United Kingdom, March 2nd, 2017 Satellite Mediaport Services Ltd. (SMS), a leading UK based Teleport, has today signed an agreement with independent satellite communications provider, NSSLGlobal to enable the provision of hosting, terrestrial connectivity and teleport uplink services via Telesat’s new satellite Telstar 12 VANTAGE. The T12 VANTAGE 13.1m earth station was designed to allow access to multiple beams of the T12 VANTAGE Satellite.

A representative of Satellite Mediaport Services comments: “We are delighted to extend our relationship with NSSLGlobal and provide them with a high-quality solution to expand their impressive global coverage. At SMS, we pride ourselves on our ability to deliver excellent customer service and best-in-class teleport facilities, offering robust and reliable services.”

Sally-Anne Ray, Group CEO, NSSLGlobal said: “Global Teleport partners that we can rely on are an essential part of NSSLGlobal’s VSAT network; helping to ensure the very highest availability and redundancy for our customers. We have been working with SMS for many years, and during that time have always received high-quality, resilient Teleport services and we are pleased to be using SMS as our Teleport of choice for our T12Vantage satellite offering.”

About Satellite Mediaport Services Ltd. (SMS)
Satellite Mediaport Services Ltd. is the largest independent teleport in the United Kingdom, boasting an impressive 40 earth stations spread over 6 acres of beautiful landscape in the English country side. The recently upgraded Teleport contains a comprehensive set of the latest communication technologies, operated through a modern setup of network operations and management facilities. With a global reach to the Americas, Europe, Asia and Africa and with a line of sight to more than 100 satellites, SMS has everything you need to establish and sustain your Satellite communication business.

About NSSLGlobal (
NSSLGlobal is an award-winning independent service provider of satellite communications and IT support, committed to delivering high-quality voice and data services to customers anywhere in the world, regardless of location or terrain. NSSLGlobal is also committed to supporting customers locally, offering a large infrastructure of offices, service centres and local resellers across all the major continents. All backed by 24/7 Network Operation Centres, which provide nonstop technical support for every customer, whether on sea, land, or air.

In March 2016, NSSLGlobal acquired UK Electronic Solutions Ltd., the creators of Oceanic Dynamics — an all-encompassing motion and impact monitoring system designed to give vessel operators tailored reporting on how their vessel(s) or crew are performing. In December 2016, also NSSLGlobal acquired Norwegian IPTV company SnapTV to develop entertainment services for maritime and offshore companies.

NSSLGlobal also operates AERO-SATCOM, a joint venture created with aeronautical satcom specialist Eclipse, to service the rapidly-expanding government airborne satcom market.

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