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Bonafacio Global City, Manila, Philippines, 2011/02/07 - Star Asia Technologies PTE, Ltd to Provide Satellite Head-end Services To Broadband Broadcast Services PTE, Ltd from Subic Bay, Philippines.
SAT, Star Asia Technologies PTE, Ltd a developer of mobile satellite and terrestrial broadband wireless services announced today that it has signed a multi-year agreement with Broadband Broadcast Services [Singapore] (BBS) to provide wireless and satellite services from the Philippines. As part of the agreement, SAT’s operating entity, EasyCall Communications Philippine Inc. (ECPI), will co-locate its satellite head-end facilities at BBS’s existing Satellite Space Center in Subic Bay Freeport Zone, to enable service provisioning.
“Our relationship with Broadband Broadcast Services offers a unique opportunity, ” commented Cliff Beek – President, CEO of Star Asia Technologies. “The agreement achieves a milestone for us as a provider of satellite services, and positions EasyCall’s head-end equipment in the technologically advanced Subic Space Center facility.”
Consistent with its expansion plans, the agreement will permit BBS to further implement use of satellite antennas and other equipment in the Philippines. “This is an important arrangement as we can now advance the marketing and sales activities of our fleet of satellites covering the Philippines (ABS-1, ABS-5 and our new ABS-2 satellite), ” said Tom Choi, CEO of Asia Broadcast Satellite.
About Star Asia Technologies Pte Ltd (SAT)
Star Asia Technologies (starasiatech.com) is developing an all IP-based integrated satellite and terrestrial mobile communications network throughout Southeast Asia. SAT addresses the growing demand for wireless mobile services across the government, commercial, and consumer segments. Services are offered on a wholesale basis to incumbent mobile and satellite operators.
About EasyCall Communications, Incorporated
ECPI, listed on the Philippine Exchange (symbol: ECP); specializes in telecommunications, network support and connectivity solutions for corporate customers. ECPI is a member of the Transnational Diversified Group.
About Broadband Broadcast Services
Broadband Broadcast Services (bbs-sat.com) is a pioneer satellite communications service provider offering teleport, hosting and co-locations services. With partners and facilities across Asia, BBS is the one-stop solution equipped to provide a wide range of value-added services.