AIRPORT CITY BUSINESS PARK, Israel, February 22, 2012 /PRNewswire/ --
RRsat Global Communications Network Ltd. (NASDAQ: RRST), a leading provider of comprehensive content management and global distribution services to the television and radio broadcasting industries, announced that it is providing its advanced playout and uplink services to TEMPO Networks, LLC, the leading Caribbean media and entertainment company.
TEMPO will be receiving the services from RRsat's state-of-the-art Playout Center, with its automated, high capacity, 24/7 facility and a full range of end-to-end HD, SD and 3D content management and processing services, which serves over 130 channels.
TEMPO will be transferring its Channels' digital content by FTP to RRsat's Playout Center, where it is encrypted, re-encoded and uplinked to the RRsat MCPC platform on Intelsat 9, a satellite covering the Americas, the Caribbean and Western Europe.Lior Rival, VP Sales and Marketing of RRsat, said: " We are very excited that another important customer such as TEMPO recognized the superior capabilities of our Playout facilities and distribution services, and elected to move the playout of its channel to us. RRsat offers its customers a full range of advanced end-to-end solutions providing innovation while maintaining robust and reliable quality of service." " As TEMPO continues to expand geographically, we are thrilled to have RRsat ' s global advanced playout and uplink services expertise to guide our way," said Frederick A. Morton, Jr., Founder, Chairman & CEO, TEMPO Networks, LLC. About RRsat Global Communications Network Ltd. RRsat Global Communications Network Ltd. (NASDAQ: RRST) provides global, end-to-end, content management and distribution services to the rapidly expanding television and radio broadcasting industries, covering more than 150 countries. Through its RRsat Global Network, composed of satellite and terrestrial fiber optic capacity and the public Internet, RRsat provides high-quality and flexible global distribution services 24/7 to more than 630 channels reaching multiplatform operators, Internet TV and direct-to-home viewers-worldwide-and also offers occasional use services for sports, news and events-with a fleet of flyaways and over 10 transportable satellite news gathering services (SNG) units.- More than 130 television and radio channels use RRsat's advanced production and playout centers comprising comprehensive media asset management services. Visit the company's website http://www.rrsat.com About TEMPO Networks, LLC