CABSAT 2023, 16 – 18 May: CABSAT is the leading event for the creative, media and broadcast industries in the Middle East and North Africa. Reflecting the strength of the media world in the region, this year see a large of British satellite and media tech businesses participating on the GREAT Britain and Northern Ireland Pavilion managed by Tradefair.
18 companies will represent the complete range of vendors active in the region, presenting products and systems that reflect the broad spectrum of challenges and opportunities in the region. This year the group has increased from 2022 with a mix of new to market, repeat exhibitors and some of the group returning for the first time since pre-covid. By banding together as a group, they take advantage of the expertise and experience of the Tradefair team who manage all the logistics and promotion for the UK Pavilion, allowing them to concentrate on perfecting the best in technology.
Argosy is a leading supplier of cables, connectors and critical broadcast infrastructure components, with a sales office and large stockholding in Dubai. Broadcast Traffic Systems is a leading supplier of traffic solutions, implementing planning and advertising sales for clients across six continents. BroadStream Solutions specialises in scalable integrated playout, alongside captioning and subtitling systems.
dB Broadcast is an independent system integrator and, with the recent acquisition of S3 Satcom it will also be demonstrating satellite and positioning technology. Disk Archive Corporation is a specialist in high availability, high security archives and content libraries infrastructure for media businesses. Domo develops and delivers technically advanced wireless camera connectivity which allows creative directors to place viewpoints almost anywhere.
ETL Systems has been at the forefront of RF design and manufacturing for more than 35 years and will be showing CABSAT visitors its satellite uplinks and network management. FlixForge is a comprehensive, scalable, secure and cost-effective OTT video streaming platform, opening up new audiences and new revenue opportunities. Gigatronix specialises in cables and connectors, and will be focusing on its range of 12G SDI for 4k Ultra HD.
Knotty Ash Woodworking brings craftsmanship to technical furniture, offering bespoke and modular installations for broadcast control rooms and more. Novella SatComs designs and manufactures a broad range of solutions for satellite tracking, uplinks and test translators, for commercial and military applications, indoor and outdoor. Peak Communications also specialises in high quality satellite communications with a strong market reputation for almost 20 years.
Pebble is a globally successful provider of automation, playout and management solutions for broadcasters and content streaming platforms. SpacePath Communications designs, manufactures and supports a broad range of uplink amplifiers and associated equipment for satellite operators. Studio Network Solutions is a world leader in shared storage, media asset management, and remote and cloud workflows for professional media.
Telestream develops products for media processing and workflow orchestration, in fully virtualised software for on premises and cloud implementation. TSL specialises in audio monitoring, broadcast control systems and power management, solving many of the challenges in building modern media infrastructures. And Vislink provides high quality links for live video and associated data from the scene of the action to the viewing screen, for broadcast users and for others such as emergency services.
“CABSAT is always one of the highlights of our annual calendar,” said Mark Birchall, Managing Director of Tradefair. “Everyone acknowledges that it is a lively marketplace, which gives visitors and exhibitors the time and space to discuss the opportunities and solutions that the latest technology opens up. We are delighted once again to be organising the pavilion at CABSAT and continuing to promote the sector around the globe to allow the industry to identify and develop new business.