(Newbury, UK--January 31, 2015) Quantel is pleased to announce it has appointed Comtelsat as its reseller partner in Mexico, Guatemala, El Salvador, Belize, Honduras and Nicaragua for its full range of news and sports production systems and high quality post finishing systems, as well as the complete Snell Live TV and TV Everywhere product ranges. This announcement follows a successful partnership with Quantel and Snell's Brazil-based reseller and Comtelsat subsidiary, LineUp, which began in September 2014.
Comtelsat was founded in 1993 and has become a leader in South America's telecommunications industry, offering the latest technology and integrated solutions to the broadcast, audio, video, production and post production industries.
Israel Gomez, General Manager at Comtelsat Broadcast, said, "Our partnership with Quantel and Snell is strategic to our growth. Quantel and Snell's quality, innovation and industry-leading technology, offer customers a complete solution that meets all their needs."
Quantel Sales Director, Martin Mulligan, said, "Comtelsat's experience, leadership and extensive customer base are excellent foundations and will help to build Quantel and Snell's presence in the region."
Quantel is a world-leading developer of innovative, high performance content creation and delivery systems for News & Sports production and high quality Post. Quantel fast-turnaround production systems give broadcasters the creative, productive and flexible workflows they need to stay ahead in today's competitive global media market. Quantel's post production systems deliver the quality, resolution and performance post houses need to capture high margin, high value work.
Also part of the Quantel Group is Snell, a world leader in enabling broadcasters and media organizations to process and manage their valuable media content. Snell's expertise empowers customers to achieve greater efficiencies and increase revenue while delivering their content to multiple distribution platforms. Snell TV Everywhere and Live TV products bring tangible benefits throughout the production chain.
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