Level 3 Enhances Support for Brazilian Enterprises With SES Satellite

  Level 3 Enhances Support for Brazilian Enterprises With SES Satellite

Business Wire

LUXEMBOURG & SAO PAULO -- November 29, 2012

SES (Paris:SESG)(LuxX:SESG) today announced it has struck a long-term capacity
agreement with Level 3 Communications (NYSE:LVLT) for the delivery of advanced
corporate communications services to businesses across Brazil.

Level 3 in Latin America is utilising 25 MHz of Ku-band capacity aboard SES’
new SES-4 satellite to deliver high-speed broadband, and unified and highly
reliable IP communications to small and large enterprises in Brazil. The two
companies have a long-time business relationship through which they deliver
sophisticated telecom and video solutions to businesses in Argentina,
Colombia, Chile, Venezuela and Brazil.

“With support from SES and its people, Level 3 is driving high-speed
connectivity and economic growth across Brazil and all of Latin America,” said
Matias Heinrich, Level 3’s Senior Vice President of Operations for Latin
America. “We are committed to delivering state-of-the-art communications
services to corporations across the region, and the excellent coverage of
SES-4 is helping us to bring a wide range of enterprise solutions and
connectivity services to our customers.”

“This latest agreement between SES and Level 3 reflects the escalating demand
for high-speed broadband and corporate network services throughout Latin
America,” said Dolores Martos, Vice President of Sales Latin American and
Caribbean for SES. “Level 3 in Latin America is a true innovator and a leading
provider of telecommunications solutions. We are dedicated to supporting Level
3 across the region.”

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About SES

SES is a world-leading satellite operator with a fleet of 52 geostationary
satellites. The company provides satellite communications services to
broadcasters, content and internet service providers, mobile and fixed network
operators and business and governmental organisations worldwide. SES stands
for long-lasting business relationships, high-quality service and excellence
in the broadcasting industry. The culturally diverse regional teams of SES are
located around the globe and work closely with customers to meet their
specific satellite bandwidth and service requirements.

SES (Paris:SESG)(LuxX:SESG) holds participations in Ciel in Canada and
QuetzSat in Mexico, as well as a strategic participation in satellite
infrastructure start-up O3b Networks. Further information under: www.ses.com.

About Level 3 Communications

Level 3 Communications, Inc. (NYSE: LVLT) provides local, national and global
communications services to enterprise, government and carrier customers. Level
3’s comprehensive portfolio of secure, managed solutions includes fiber and
infrastructure solutions; IP-based voice and data communications; wide-area
Ethernet services; video and content distribution; data center and cloud-based
solutions. Level 3 serves customers in more than 450 markets in 45 countries
over a global services platform anchored by owned fiber networks on three
continents and connected by extensive undersea facilities. Level 3 services
are provided by subsidiaries of Level 3 Communications, Inc. For more
information, visit www.level3.com.

Contact:

SES
Markus Payer
Market Communication & PR
Tel. +352 710 725 500
Markus.payer@ses.com
 
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