RRSat To Distribute Channel For Sony Pictures
[Satellite Today â€“ 5-19-08] RRSat Global Communications Network Ltd. will distribute AXN SCI-FI, a science fiction channel from Sony Pictures Television International, into Russia, RRSat announced May 19.
The agreement will leverage capabilities of the RRsat Global Network, including RRSatâ€™s fiber optic line from the United Kingdom and encrypted satellite distribution services over the ABS-1 Satellite. As part of the agreement, RRsat will also provide value-added services such as encryption.
â€œThis agreement further demonstrates the added value RRsatâ€™s customers gain from our total end-to-end solution, from broadcasting through distribution, while expanding the channels boundaries to reach to new countries, regions and continents,â€ David Rivel, CEO and Founder of RRsat, said in a statement.