iSAT Africa - Backhaul Broadcasting


Although IPTV has inspired countless corporate applications, it is naturally suited to content delivery. By doing this, it can also become a producer and/or broadcaster of informative programs and entertaining programs for a select, qualified audience.

IPTV makes democratization of the communication media viable. When acquiring an IPTV channel, the client is free to produce and distribute any content he or she wishes, adapting it to different types of audience. In other words, IPTV is an open space for creation.

IPTV has provoked a true revolution in the concept on television by offering the viewer the power of interactivity. The convergence of video, internet and multimedia data exchange technology will move the viewer from a passive role to an active one.

The challenge remains to deliver the content from the studio to the IPTV distribution head-end. iSAT broadcasting solution over satellite can collect the content from the studio and uplink it over the satellite and deliver to the cable head-end over the satellite to be distributed over the cable IP network.


Wireless Cable TV MMDS-Multi-channel, Multi-point Distribution Service is a broadcasting and communication services that operates in the ultra-high frequency (UHF) portion of the radio spectrum typically between 2.1 and 2.7 Ghz. Also known as wireless cable TV system, it allows companies to deliver analog cable television services over-the air to rural areas that could not be served economically by wired cable.

Signals for MMDS broadcast at the transmitter site can be provided from a variety of sources:

  • Broadcast from local TV stations
  • Playback of video tapes
  • Direct "live" feed from various locations
  • Multiple satellite dishes receiving TV signals from around the world.

iSAT backhaul broadcasting solution can provide the direct live feed over the satellite directly from the studio to the transmitting station of the MMDS network with an ease. iSAT solution can integrate the entire system within no time.


iSAT have the best means available with efficient and reliable backhauling services using ample satellite capacity at multiple orbital locations.

TV broadcasters instead of investing into high end costly equipment's require the cheaper means to feed their programs from their studios or uplink facilities for the initial transmission within the satellite TV bouquets to be delivered straight to DTH operator head-end.

Whether you require part-time or full-time transmission, you will get through iSAT a reliable satellite link and end to end backhaul broadcasting solution that can deliver the content wherever or whenever it is needed.