11, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- ATEME, a global leader in advanced video compression solutions for the broadcast industry, announced today that ISOL, the leading provider of satellite services in Lebanon, has selected the Kyrion CM5000(TM) for its DSNG (Digital Satellite News Gathering) operations.
Based in the center of Beirut, ISOL is an independent provider of production and news gathering services operating its own fleet of vehicles and fly-aways.
ISOL selected ATEME's Kyrion CM5000 encoder in a configuration that is dedicated to news professionals.
ATEME's unmatched video compression performance allows ISOL to deliver flawless broadcasts to the most demanding news channels worldwide, despite bandwidth limitations.
SUPPORTING QUOTES: Houssam Mansour, head of broadcast operations, ISOL, said: "At ISOL, we often operate under extreme pressure, whether in Lebanon, or when covering news in other Middle East countries.