Space Systems International – Monaco – has signed a strategic partnership agreement with Profen. The agreement provides for the launch of a TV bouquet with various channels on the Monacosat-1 satellite.
Dr. Ilhami Aygun, President & CEO of SSI-Monaco, said “I am very pleased and proud to have this partnership with Profen. I am sure that this partnership will lead to a successful cooperation in order to provide teleport services to Monacosat-1 satellite customers and create a new platform in Europe, Central Asia and MENA coverage”.
Önder Havuzlu, CEO of Profen, said “ We are delighted to partner with Space Systems International – Monaco to provide DTH services in the MENA region. Our satellite earth station at Profen Konya Teleport will ensure the provision of DTH services in the region reaching up to 500 million people in more than 20 countries. We are committed to meeting the needs of the our ecosystem to shape the expectations for the future from today."
Founded in 1995, Profen is a global company with its own research and development centers, providing innovative and high-tech solutions to customers around the world in Communications Technologies, Defense Technologies, Teleport and Satellite Network Services, Broadcast and Media. Profen is headquartered in Istanbul and has offices in Ankara, Konya, Tewkesbury (UK) and Baku, (Azerbaijan). The company has extensive experience in satellite communications; from geographically distributed VSAT networks to gateway earth stations and data centers and is able to design and install complex next-generation network infrastructure solutions combining Satcom, microwave radio relay and fiber optic technologies.