WISI provides downlink headend for Es’hailSat

September 21, 2021

Niefern-Öschelbronn, September 2, 2021 – WISI Communications was chosen by Es’hailSat to provide the downlink solution for monitoring the satellite programs from Es’hail-1 and Es’hail-2.

WISI is a global leader in video reception and distribution technology spanning nine decades. We provide solutions for broadcasters, cable operators and hospitality customers from different countries.
Es’hailSat, the Qatar Satellite Company, is a satellite operator headquartered in Doha, Qatar. Founded in 2010, the company provides TV broadcasting & telecoms services across MENA.

By using the high quality and reliable Tangram headend platform, WISI provided Es’hailSat the downlink headend for their monitoring system. Es’hailSat were able to create different MPTS & SPMTS streams from Tangram. Tangram’s flexibility and functionality like multiplexing, PSI/SI remapping etc makes it a suitable solution.

“WISI Tangram Solution serves the requirement as per our expectation. With WISI headend, we were able to achieve transport stream (TS) monitoring without occupying more rack space and multiple equipment. The built-in network switch on Tangram unit makes it unique and easy to manage.” says Mr. Yassine Bihi, Teleport Site Manager at Es’hailSat.

“It is our privilege to be associated with one of the leading satellite operators in the region. We are delighted to deliver a professional solution for Es’hailSat that meets their requirements and expectations.” says Mr. Rafi Kunnath, Sales and Technical Manager WISI Middle East.

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About WISI Communications GmbH & Co KG

Wilhelm Sihn Jr. founded WISI in 1926 in Niefern-Oeschelbronn (Germany). More than 90 years later, the high-tech company is one of the world’s pioneers in broadband reception and distribution technology. Today, WISI is active globally in the business fields: components for broadband networks, fiberoptics for broadband, digital signal reception, processing and modulation for TV and radio, and in-house multimedia. WISI currently employs 600 people at sites in Germany, Europe, Canada and Asia. The company has subsidiaries in France, Austria, Switzerland, Sweden, Bulgaria, Spain, Canada, Dubai and China. In addition, WISI works with more than 100 partners in major international markets.

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