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Net Insight announces new contract with GlobeCast


October 12, 2006 - Stockholm –– Content management and delivery company GlobeCast has signed an order with Net Insight AB for an upgrade of its worldwide global fiber network at approximately 30 sites in Europe, Asia and the United States.

The order follows the installation and successful implementation in early 2006 of a network to carry more than 100 video, voice and data channels between GlobeCast’s facilities in France.

GlobeCast, a subsidiary of France Telecom, is a global content management and delivery company. Via its worldwide satellite and fibre network, the company manages and transports 10 million hours of video and other rich media yearly for its core customer base of broadcasters, as well as corporate, government and retail clients.

“Net Insight is honored to have been awarded a new contract and selected as the technical solution that best meets GlobeCast´s high requirements in terms of performance, quality and cost of ownership,” says Fredrik Tragardh, CEO of Net Insight.

"As our customer base grows and the use of HD increases, our network needs to keep up with the pace. Net Insight is a logical partner for us in this effort and will help us ensure maximum reliability and quality of service.” says Philippe Gautron, Senior Vice President Marketing & Product Development at GlobeCast.

About Net Insight
Net Insight develops video, voice and data networking equipment that delivers guaranteed 100% QoS with maximum network utilization and multicast to provide a network that can efficiently and economically deliver advanced video services such as HDTV, Video on Demand and Digital Television combined with Internet and voice traffic. Our Nimbra platform enables our customers to launch new revenue generating TV and video related services for Broadcast TV, CATV, Telco Triple Play and DVB-T with significantly reduced CAPEX and OPEX. Net Insight is quoted on the Stockholm Stock Exchange´s O list and has offices in Sweden and the USA. For more information, visit


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