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Planet Earth’s Spring 2012 series uses Quicklink solutions for its global broadcasts

Quicklink Live LNG and Store & Forward, MAC solutions are being used extensively for the latest series of Planet Earth Live programs.

Bristol(12 Jul 2012)

The Planet Earth Live series, broadcasting throughout May and June 2012, are covering five locations: Kenya, Africa; South Africa, Africa; Minnesota, USA; Sri Lanka, Asia; California, USA. The program will be following the lives of some of the world's most magnificent creatures and an integral part of the content will be live broadcasting and coverage (

The Quicklink solutions are an integral part of the Planet Earth broadcasting equipment and have been chosen due to their reliability, flexibility, robustness and compact features.

Additionally, the BBC World Service has purchased Quicklink broadcasting solutions for both live reporting and file based  video transmissions on behalf of all sectors within the Arabic and Persian divisions worldwide. Furthermore, this major British broadcasting organization has committed to an additional 5 year on-going contract.

About Quicklink

Quicklink Video Distribution Services Ltd. is the leading global provider for cost effective, high quality broadcast solutions in the fields of news, sport, entertainment and corporate media. Our solutions offer the best in class for achieving superb video and audio quality even from slow internet connections. Optimization of available bandwidth means that outstanding results can be achieved from a variety of connections such as WiFi, 3.5G/4G networks, ADSL, WiMAX, Thuraya , BGAN ,VSAT, Ka Band.

Quicklink offers a variety of high quality but low cost Live and Store & Forward solutions from mobile phones, laptops, hardware encoders to video management playout systems, web and hosted solutions.

Quicklink, headquartered in Bristol (UK), provides over 390 TV stations globally with both software and hardware IP solutions for the transmission of live and edited video news reports.