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Smooth Sailing For The C-Band Shift

Broadcasters are wending through a C-band repack now operating on an accelerated timeline with completion slated for Dec. 2023. The process is humming along much more smoothly than the RF repack that preceded it. Above, Sinclair Broadcast Group HEVC uplink gear.

USSI Global Promotes Amanda Flynn To Customer Relations & Business Development VP

USSI Global, a turnkey provider of customized network, broadcast and digital signage systems and services worldwide, has promoted Amanda Flynn to vice president of customer relations and business development. In her new role, Flynn will focus on expanding the manufacturer client base for installation and repair services within the company’s digital signage and electronic business and consumer solutions. Flynn has been working in business development […]

USSI Global Helps SES Complete Phase I Of C-Band Transition

USSI Global, a turnkey provider of customized broadcast, network, and digital signage services worldwide, said it has supported SES, a provider of global content connectivity solutions, in successfully completing all Phase I accelerated C-band clearing and relocation activities. SES is seeking to clear 280 MHz of the C-band spectrum to help meet the FCC’s objective […]

FCC Opens Window For Updated C-Band Plans

The FCC has opened a window to allow satellite operators to amend their final C-Band relocation transition plans to account for earth station lump sum payments. Broadcast and cable earth station operators and the satellite operators that service them with programming delivery are having to move out of the lower 300 MHz of the C-band so the FCC can auction tht spectrum for 5G. The earth station operators were given the option of turning in receipts and being compensated for moving their earth stations or taking a lump sum payment.