Global new agency Agence France-Presse (AFP) has selected the end-to-end, cloud-based content delivery service provided by MX1, the technical services subsidiary of Astra satellite operator SES, to securely transmit news feeds to broadcasters and publishers around the world.
German transmitter network operator Media Broadcast has confirmed that it will launch a DTH satellite version of its DVB-T2 platform Freenet TV on Astra (19.2° East).
IPTV platform Entertain TV has emerged as a growth driver for German telco Deutsche Telekom in 2017 with 260,000 new customers added.
US financial investor General Atlantic has acquired a 25.1% stake in NuCom Group in which German media company ProSiebenSat.1 bundles its e-commerce activities.
Deutsche Telekom has started offering an in-home Wi-Fi solution from Turkish wireless network equipment manufacturer AirTies to its customers.
The Supervisory Board of German telco Deutsche Telekom has extended CEO Timotheus Höttges’ contract for another five years.
German public utility company Stadtwerke Langenfeld is adding IPTV to its telephony and internet service.
Bavaria’s local TV channels are leading the way in switching off SD distribution on Astra (19.2° East) in Germany.
US private equity company General Atlantic could acquire a minority stake in the digital business of German media group ProSiebenSat.1.
French content protection provider Viaccess-Orca has deployed its VO Player to net+, enabling the Swiss platform operator to launch a new OTT multiscreen service.