Aldea to transport Manchester United Channel to Sky Mexico Platform
LAS VEGAS, CA, April 11 /CNW Telbec/ - Aldea Solutions Inc. announced
today at the National Association of Broadcasters (NAB) Convention, the
largest broadcast industry show in North America, that it has been
selected by Sky Mexico to transport the Manchester United Channel from
London to Mexico.
Spurred by United's first Mexican player, Javier "Chicaharito"
Hernandez, Sky Mexico will now integrate the MUTV channel onto its
programming schedule for distribution to Mexico and Central America.
Aldea, a leading provider of broadcast-quality video services in the
Americas, will be using its high-capacity terrestrial network
connecting the United Kingdom and Mexico for this application.
"We are honored to provide this new channel to Sky Mexico. Aldea's high
capacity HD/SD international fibre network coupled with our software
management system has permitted us to quickly provision this new
service" said Lionel Bentolila, CEO at Aldea. In addition to the
transmission services Aldea will also be providing signal conversion
services to adapt the native signal to the north-American format.
Aldea provides end-to-end worldwide transmission services using fibre
facilities. As well as the extensive connectivity throughout the
America's, Aldea's own network extends into Europe with dedicated fibre
connectivity into London, Spain and France as well as partner
agreements for fibre and teleport services into the Nordic region.
About ALDEA (www.aldea.tv)
Aldea Solutions Inc. is a leading provider of broadcast-quality video
transmission services for the television and media industries. The
Company operates the first pan-American fully automated fibre-based
network for broadcast services with points-of-service in major cities
throughout the Americas, with international points-of-presence in
Europe. The Aldea video network covers 20 cities and 13 countries:
Atlanta, Miami, New York, Washington D.C, Los Angeles, Toronto,
Montreal (Canada), Mexico City, Guadalajara, Monterrey (Mexico), Lima
(Peru), Caracas (Venezuela), Sao Paolo (Brazil), Panama City (Panama),
Santiago (Chile), Buenos Aires (Argentina), Bogota (Colombia), Paris
(France), London (UK) and Madrid (Spain). Aldea is a fully owned
subsidiary of Marcatel www.marcatel.com.
SOURCE Aldea Solutions Inc.
For further information:
Aldea Solutions Inc.
Vice President, Marketing & Technology
Tel: (514) 344-5432
Fax: (514) 344-5439