German B2B service provider Purtel has set up an IPTV platform in collaboration with French streaming software provider Netgem as a white-label product for network operators.
People aged 55-64 are yet to embrace SVoD services such as Netflix and Amazon Prime, preferring linear TV channels and their catch-up services, according to a study of TV viewing habits in 13 countries by Ampere Aanlysis.
Netflix is now operating as a fully localised service in Romania.
Amazon Channels is launching today, May 23, 2017, in the UK and Germany with a line-up of pay-TV channels.
Ralf Bartoleit, Co-CEO of ProSiebenSat.1 Digital, will become new CEO of maxdome.
Vodafone Deutschland has commenced offering the free-to-air channels of Mediengruppe RTL Deutschland in HD quality on smartphones and tablets through the app of its TV platform GigaTV.
Poland may be among the first countries in Europe to receive the A+E Networks SVOD services History Vault and Lifetime Movie Club.
Swiss cable operator group Quickline has launched an IPTV and OTT platform using CDN solutions from French digital video service provider Broadpeak.
Castlabs, a global provider of digital video technology solutions, has been chosen by French OTT service Molotov for the implementation of simplified DRM management securing its multiscreen streaming platform.
Despite strong competition from Amazon Prime Video and Netflix, German media company ProSiebenSat.1 wants to stick with its streaming video service maxdome.