Intelsat to Leverage Etisalat Infrastructure as IntelsatOne Flex Comes to Region

Intelsat S.A. (NYSE:I), operator of the world´s first Globalized Network and provider of integrated satellite communications, and Etisalat UAE, a telecommunications services provider in the Middle East & Africa, has detailed its plan to expand the distribution of Intelsat EpicNG services in the Middle East region, <>.

Under a multiyear expansion, Etisalat will upgrade its network to deliver higher performance to customers in the region using the Intelsat 33e high-throughput satellite. Concurrently, Intelsat will leverage Etisalat´s teleport in Dubai as an expansion node of the IntelsatOne Flex service. The teleport acts as an extension to Etisalat´s Smart Hub services. Equipped with the latest technologies and platforms, it serves as one of the globe´s major satellite hubs, hosting more than 40 antennas. This will expand options in the region to benefit from award-winning Intelsat EpicNG high-throughput services.

Intelsat S.A. (NYSE:I) delivers high-quality, cost-effective video and broadband services anywhere in the world. Intelsat´s Globalized Network combines the world´s largest satellite backbone with terrestrial infrastructure, managed services and an open, interoperable architecture to enable customers to drive revenue and reach through a new generation of network services.