12 July 2021 - AzerTelecom supports Eurovision Services with high-level connectivity at Baku Olympic Stadium

AzerTelecom is proud to be the service provider for Eurovision Services for the stadium connectivity to deliver major international sports events from Baku Olympic Stadium.

AzerTelecom’s connectivity for Eurovision Services was recently used for live broadcast of four international football matches played in Baku. The company’s cutting-edge telecommunications services ensured a high quality of service to local and international customers and allowed the implementation of various projects of significance for the country.

According to Ana Nakashidze, Chief Executive Officer of AzerTelecom, the company has been a provider of international sports events for several years.

“Thorough preparation and dedication of the team enabled success at all levels. AzerTelecom proved itself as a reliable partner in providing high-quality and resilient services to the important international sports events held in Baku. With such unique experience, we are looking for more challenges and success in coming years”, said Ana Nakashidze.

Nicolas Gillen, Manager of Procurement for Eurovision Services, said “AzerTelecom has always been flexible in meeting our needs ever since we started implementing the stadium connectivity in Baku in the spring of 2021. The whole team has been responsive throughout the project and it was a pleasure to work with them.”

About AzerTelecom: AzerTelecom is a leading telecommunications wholesale operator in Azerbaijan. The company is a subsidiary of Bakcell, the country's first mobile operator and the fastest mobile internet provider. AzerTelecom connects Azerbaijan with the global Internet network and provides various advanced services to local and foreign companies in the telecommunications sector.

About Eurovision Services: Eurovision Services has one of the largest hybrid satellite and fibre transmission networks of its kind in the world and is one of the leading providers of broadcast solutions to the world’s biggest live sports events. We specialize in providing custom-built end-to-end broadcast solutions to meet the most demanding needs for global transmissions.