Telstra Names Kris Schaffer Canadian Country Lead

Telstra has appointed Kris Schaffer Canada country lead to drive accelerated growth out of the Toronto area. An IT and telecom professional, he has filled both leadership and customer-facing roles at IBM, Bell Canada and TELUS Communications. In addition, Karl Paterson, a sales executive with more than 10 years of telco and technology industry experience […]

PSSI Global Services, Telstra Partner On Global Connectivity

PSSI Global Services, a provider of live event management, transmission and connectivity solutions, has partnered with Telstra, in collaboration with R&S Consulting, to expand global media network connectivity. Through this partnership, PSSI Global Services will use Telstra’s robust Global Media Network (GMN) to provide expanded connectivity throughout the world, including a critical point-of-presence at PSSI […]

Telstra Global Media Network Expands

Telstra Broadcast Services’ Global Media Network (GMN) has added new partners in the Americas and Europe, boosting the total to 13. Telstra’s GMN is a media contribution and distribution network that enables the delivery of live, linear and file-based media content worldwide, helping sports and entertainment companies reach viewers and sports fans in Asia and around the world. […]

Grass Valley, IMG, Telstra Partner On Remote IP Video Link

Grass Valley, a Belden Brand, today announced the successful execution of a remote IP video link from cameras based in Telstra’s Tokyo office with an XCU base station in IMG Studios’ London headquarters, using Grass Valley’s DirectIP connectivity solution to deliver uncompressed, ultra-low latency video over a distance of 20,000 kilometers. Grass Valley says it is the only vendor that enables […]

Ooyala Management Buys Back Business From Telstra

Telstra Buys Online Video Platform Ooyala

Telstra, Australia’s largest telecommunications provider, has paid $270 million to purchase 75% of online video platform provider Ooyala. When the deal closes, Telstra will own 98% of Ooyala.