No more set-top-box, CI+ module or TVkey: Panasonic will offer the option of receiving German DTH platform HD+ directly via the TV set from the end of March 2019.
Discovery Deutschland has extended its partnership with MX1 for fully managed playout and content management services.
German public broadcaster ARD will transmit its complete TV channel portfolio in HD quality for DTH satellite households via Astra (19.2° East) from January 7, 2019.
From January 1, 2019, women’s channel TLC will offer an advertising window for viewers in Austria.
German music channel Deluxe Music HD is now available on DTH satellite platform Freenet TV via Astra (19.2° East).
German music broadcaster Deutsches Musik Fernsehen wants to offer a new entertainment channel in addition to its current channel which launched in 2008.
MX1, the technical services subsidiary of Astra satellite operator SES, has joined the Digital Production Partnership (DPP) business exchange network.
Sky Deutschland is embarking on a major HD offensive and will be the first TV broadcaster in Germany to commence switching off SD channels in the DTH satellite market.
MX1, the technical services subsidiary of Astra satellite operator SES, has joined forces with German video distribution solutions provider Smart Mobile Labs (SML) to bundle satellite and LTE technology.
BVN, the public broadcaster for Dutch and Flemish citizens abroad, will end its broadcasts own the Astra 1L satellite at 19.2 degrees East, but will stay on the Eutelsat Hotbird at 13 degrees East.