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 sports broadcaster Sport1 has launched a new video platform bundling its complete online video and video-on-demand content at a central location.
German online video store Videobuster will continue offering its DVD and Blu-ray mail order service.
German media company ProSiebenSat.1 and Japanese mobile messenger and mobile live broadcasting solutions provider Line Corporation have jointly launched a new mobile live streaming platform in Germany.
Amazon will shut down its DVD and Blu-ray rental service Lovefilm in Germany on October 31, 2017.
German pay-TV broadcaster Sky Deutschland has extended its free-of-charge offer for sports fans.
The turnover generated by video-on-demand (VOD) services on the internet is expected to rise by 18% to €945 million in Germany in 2017.
Alain Polgar has taken over the position of general manager at German video-on-demand (VOD) service provider On Demand Deutschland.
German broadcast group ProSiebenSat.1 has founded a digital media alliance with its European counterparts TF1 Group (France) and Mediaset (Italy).
German pay-TV broadcaster Sky Deutschland has significantly expanded its investment in the Media Central platform provided by US technology company Avid.