Plenexis

Plenexis is a global, full-service provider of satellite-based turnkey solutions for business communication. The product and service portfolio ranges from connections providing a satellite link between two locations, through to wide-ranging global corporate networks with applications in the fields of data, voice and image communications, up to the most varied distribution services and elaborate multimedia broad-band applications. Users of Plenexis’s services are mainly internationally operating industrial, trade and service companies and also public institutions – all sharing the requirement for reliable high quality communication solutions. F1 team Sauber Petronas is partner of Plenexis, using the services of Plenexis to transmit all technical data from racing locations to their headquarters. Plenexis’s headquarters is in Bonn, further locations are in Berlin, Hamlin, Moscow, Stockholm, Budapest, Istanbul, London and Paris. Plenexis liaises with 200 service partners in more than 100 countries. The company is benefiting from the strong growth in the internationalization of corporations and markets as well as from the increasing demand of high-quality communication services. Plenexis is Business Partner of Deutsche Telekom AG.
As a customer-oriented full-service provider, Plenexis supplies communications along with a full package of services - from detailed consultant support and installation of the connections to the operation and monitoring of the network. Teams of engineers, communications experts and managers jointly implement the individual components in our service packages.
Moreover directly on the spot our subsidiaries and offices in Europe provide your contacts for market-based customer consultants and servicing. Our dedicated marketing teams are familiar with the circumstances on each market, and with the aid of numerous service partners provide the optimum advice and information.
Our earth stations for operation and network monitoring in Hamelin, Germany; Washington, DC, USA; Moscow, Russia represent the interface and essential link between worldwide communication partners for the rapid, safe, smooth-running and fault-free transmission of your communications via satellite on the basis of the latest antenna systems, state-of-the-art technologies and high-tech surveillance systems. Monitoring and the Network Managing System (NMS) guarantee the availability of our worldwide telecommunication services.

Our services summed up: the product portfolio
Both in the operation of classical standard communications and within sophisticated network systems for internationally active corporations, modern satellite technology possesses wide-ranging possibilities to guarantee the rapid and safe transmission of information.
Our product portfolio includes the • Internet Services; - Corporate Networks Services; - Distribution Services

Plenexis Backbone Connect: high-speed Internet Backbone via satellite
Plenexis Backbone Connect provides you with direct, efficient, and secure broadband access to the US and European backbones, all with excellent accessibility and transparent costs. As an ISP, you have to adapt your transmission capacity to your customers’ Internet traffic. Plenexis Backbone Connect lets you upgrade or downgrade quickly and easily.
High-speed connections for Internet customers
Independence of terrestrial cable routes and transit providers
Trouble-free upgrading and downgrading of bandwidth depending on customer requirements
Asymmetrical expansion of existing terrestrial capacity via satellite Plenexis, your all-around partner for service, service, service!
Get to the heart of the Internet with Plenexis Backbone Connect. Features:
Direct access to peering points
Single-hop connection via satellite: no long detours through transit providers
Uses tier 1 providers exclusively, e. g., UUnet, Sprint, Level 3, Deutsche Telekom
Direct access to MAE East (Washington, DC), DE-CIX (Frankfurt / M.), LINX (London), AMS-IX (Amsterdam)

Plenexis Backup Service: Network backup via satellite
Plenexis Backup Service is a new cost efficient and extremely flexible service solution for companies and organisations that heavily depend on high level availability of their communication networks. These include principally deadlined operations such as just-in-time production and forward dealing. Terrestrial communication networks are still subject to occa-
sional outages, either by accidents, natural disasters, or human failures. In order to make sure your vital communication links will never suffer from costly downtimes, Plenexis now provides a satellite-based Backup Service for your network.

Key Features
Increase of overall network availability to 99.99 %
Easy integration into any existing network infrastructure
Transparent channels can carry data, voice, and video communication
Implementation at short notice
Pan-European service coverage via the Eurobird satellite
Reliable and unbureaucratic activation of the service
Function tests on a monthly base
Permanent monitoring of Plenexis Backup Terminal

Plenexis Content Distribution: Content distribution via satellite
Plenexis Content Distribution cost-effectively distributes large quantities of data to many different recipients. Whether you are a company that continually transmits updated company data to your subsidiaries or a software distributor or media company that sends multimedia content directly to your subscribers, Plenexis Content Distribution guarantees a highly efficient, fully controllable solution for content distribution via satellite. And the cost is completely independent of the number of recipients.
smart solution for complex tasks
Plenexis Content Distribution is fast, readily accessible, reliable and cost-effective – qualities that are a real benefit to your business:
Timely distribution, e. g., a bank’s head office can send the latest stock market reports to its subsidiaries
Simultaneous online distribution of data and software updates to many different recipients
Internal communications: distribution of training documents or any other current data needed for daily work to all individual sites
Management of business processes handled by data-bases (e. g., in health services): continual updates of your customers’ databases

Managed Networks: Global business communications via satellite
Plenexis Managed Networks link even your remotest locations via satellite. They are variable, fast and reliable, providing you with a fully or partially meshed corporate network that meets the highest standards for accessibility and quality. A homogeneous network to meet your business communications needs around the world (voice/fax, Internet, video, data exchange).
A homogeneous corporate network any time, anywhere
Plenexis Managed Networks offer you clear advantages, for example:
Optimal production and sales by linking all suppliers and customers around the world
Independent of the terrestrial network – e. g., for secure coordination of data between all locations of globally active concerns
Completely integrable with existing network topologies

Office Connect: To the ends of the earth, data transport via satellite
Plenexis Office Connect is designed especially for distributing information and transmitting structured data, for example, between the business units of a multinational company. To accomplish this, Plenexis Office Connect uses geo-stationary satellites to make network connections possible even in very remote areas. It is absolutely reliable and stable. Whether narrow band or broadband traffic – Plenexis Office Connect can transmit protocol-oriented data from nearly all standard transfer protocols (for example, IP, X.25, SNA / SDLC, ) – nationally, across Europe, or between continents.

A universal data network: your winning ace for international competition.
Plenexis Office Connect opens up new opportunities for companies with heavy long-distance data traffic, including banks, insurance companies, travel agents, retail chains, government agencies and industrial or media companies.
Efficient information pathways deliver »just in time«, even to sites spread throughout the country or the world
Production: warehoused inventory is reduced to a minimum
Distribution: a clear reduction in delivery times
Star-like communications networks even in regions with poorly-developed infrastructure
Inclusion of remote locations into existing company networks
All forms of client-server or terminal-host communication
Access to central databases through subsidiary networks and interconnection of complete branch networks
Control of automatic teller machines (ATMs) or online credit-card verification systems
Distribution and collection of small to medium amounts of data in networks of all sizes such as from pollution-measurement stations or for remote monitoring of pipelines
Broadcast and multicast-based distribution services
All types of multimedia services

Plenexis SkyBooster: Speed up with satellites.
Plenexis SkyBooster strengthens the backbone of terrestrial Internet connections. Internet service providers, carriers, content providers and resellers of Internet services use Plenexis SkyBooster to provide their existing customers with a permanent connection to their terrestrial Internet access. They gain customers in areas with no terrestrial broadband connections by providing ultra fast Internet access.
Plenexis SkyBooster allows you to develop new areas of business and opportunities, for example:
Automatically boosts the download connection to up to 8 Mbps for comprehensive, ultra fast reception of multimedia content
Media companies: delivery of content to subscribers via Plenexis SkyBooster; simultaneous marketing of broadband Internet access
Video-on-demand providers: blanket distribution of content products via multicast
The best of both worlds: Plenexis SkyBooster. Features
The combined strengths of broadband satellite and terrestrial Internet
Boosts any narrow-band terrestrial lines within the entire satellite footprint
High-speed Internet with downstream boosting up to
8 Mbps per customer
Immediate international accessibility: super-fast broadband Internet access even in regions where terrestrial Internet is not available
Faster Web site setup
Access for new types of direct-to-home applications such as Web and video content delivery
Simultaneous TV reception (Multifeed, Astra) available
New areas of business in the convergence market …
Internet and TV convergence
Multimedia content distribution
Increased sales to dial-up customers thanks to broadband content offers
… and value-added services (content broadcasting)
Content multicasting
Video-on-demand via multicasting and Live streaming
Easy integration into existing infrastructures
Customizing and consulting by an experienced Plenexis project team
Automatic customer setup for your account
Provision of account and billing data by Plenexis
Company Vision:
Plenexis is currently Europe's biggest satellite service provider in Corporate networks.Target and vision is to be the biggest satellite VSAT service provider in the region by increasing customer satisfaction and product diversification.

Plenexis Group
Countries where Plenexis has already running VSATs
Afghanistan
Albania
Argentina
Armenia
Austria
Azerbaijan
Belgium
Belarus
Bosnia-Herzegovina
Brazil
Bulgaria
China
Congo
Croatia
Cyprus
Czech Republic
Estonia
Finland
France
Georgia
Germany
Great Britain
Greece
Hungary
India
Iran
Italy

Kazakhstan
Kenya
Kyrgyzstan*
Latvia
Liechtenstein
Lithuania
Luxembourg
Mexico
Moldova
Netherlands
Norway
Poland
Portugal
Romania
Russia
Slovakia
Slovenia
Spain
Sweden
Switzerland
Syria
Tajikistan
Turkey
Turkmenistan
Uganda
Ukraine
United States of America
Uzbekistan
Venezuela

Countries where Plenexis can

provide VSAT services
Algeria
Cameroon
Canada
Chile
Columbia
Costa Rica
Denmark
Dominican Republic
Ecuador
Egypt
El Salvador
Guatemala
Honduras
Hong Kong
Indonesia
Ireland
Israel
Lebanon
Macedonia
Malaysia
Monaco
Morocco
Nepal
Nigeria
Pakistan
Panama
Paraguay
Peru
Philippines
Puerto Rico

Saudi-Arabia
Singapore
South Korea
Taiwan
Tunisia
Uruguay
Vietnam

Countries where Plenexis is completing regulatory requirements
Angola
Australia
Azores
Bahrain
Bolivia
Cuba
Ethiopia
Guyana
Haiti
Iraq
Jamaica
Jordan
Kuwait
Libya
New Zealand
North Korea
Rwanda
South Africa
Sri Lanka
Yugoslavia