Aldea's HD fibre transmission services will interconnect Fox Sports
Latin America centres
in the US, Mexico and Argentina.
MONTREAL, April 8 /CNW Telbec/ - Aldea Solutions Inc. today announced
that it has completed the deployment of the Fox Sports Latin America HD
Aldea was recently selected by Fox Sports Latin America to provide a
turnkey HD fibre video solution to interconnect Fox Sports' HD
production and transmission facilities in Los Angeles, Mexico City and
"For several years now Aldea has provided Fox Sports Latin America with
flexible and high quality fibre transport services on a consistent
basis" says Jim Ganley, COO of Fox Sports Latin America. "Competitive
pricing, flexibility in presenting various scenarios to match our
business objectives and their expertise with HD sports transmissions
were all key elements in the decision to award Aldea this project",
added Mr. Ganley.
The Fox Sports' network uses the high-capacity HD fibre network recently
deployed by Aldea across the Americas and Europe. For this project
Aldea has installed state-of-the-art HD encoding/decoding and transport
equipment, a technology that was successfully deployed for the live
transmissions of the FIFA World Cup last year. The new HD network is
expected to be in full operation by the end of April.
"We are proud that Fox Sports continues to extend their confidence in
our international services to transport their new HD sports content"
said Lionel Bentolila, CEO at Aldea. Aldea's all fiber video network
has been specifically designed to provide broadcasters and content
owners with a high bandwidth, high reliability and low signal latency
transmission platform for their most demanding applications.
About ALDEA (www.aldea.tv)
Aldea Solutions Inc. is a leading provider of broadcast-quality video
services and solutions for the television and media industries. The
Company 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.
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