Globecast is expanding its partnership with Eutelsat to create a new platform on the Hotbird satellite system (13 degrees East) to satisfy the growing move from SD to HD.
German industry association Deutsche TV-Plattform will continue its Ultra HD Plugfest series.
Orange customers in Poland who opt for the Orange TV service, as well as the Love package, can now choose a modern 4K decoder.
The Czech Republic’s first local Ultra HD channel has made its debut.
From the 2019/20 season, German pay-TV broadcaster Sky Deutschland will show the top match of the week from the UK’s Premier League live in Ultra HD (UHD/4K).
Discovery is planning to bring Eurosport 4K to Romania, according to Andrey Stoychev, VP of business development, distribution, sports and commercial operations for Discovery in CEEMCA.
The Russian DTH operator Orion has entered into a cooperation agreement with Media-Content for the broadcasting of the Ultra HD channels Russian Extreme Ultra and Ultra HD Cinema.
French free-to-air platform Fransat is welcoming back the TF1 4K channel.
Video security solutions provider Verimatrix and IPTV technology company Ocilion have gained two large Austrian network operators as their latest customers.
M7 has rolled out an Ultra HD (UHD) package for cable and IPTV network operators in German-speaking Europe featuring Insight UHD, Love Nature 4K and Fashion One 4K.