German cable operator TeleColumbus has launched its own CI Plus module, which is available for €79.90 from the cabler.
The CI Plus organisation has been holding discussions with the DVB Project with a view to the Geneva-based organisation once more fostering the technology. The DVB confirmed to Broadband TV News that talks had taken place, but these are still said to be at a preliminary stage, and are not expected to proceed until after […]
Smart has launched their CI Plus module, which has been certified for use with Kabel Deutschland cable tuners. The CAMs are available for a retail price of €79.90.
Com Hem is to launch a CI Plus-based service in a bid to drive uptake of HD services.
Sky Deutschland plans to introduce a CI Plus module for the reception of Sky programming for Christmas. Sky has also said it has reached agreement with Kabel Deutschland, Germany’s largest cable network provider, for Sky’s programming to be accessible via their CI-Plus module.
The first CI Plus modules are set to appear in Poland on November 9.
The Federal Council of Switzerland has confirmed plans to allow subscribers of digital television services a free reign in their choice of set-top box.
IBC 2010 – AMSTERDAM. UPC Nederland is introducing CI Plus on the Dutch market. The cable op also announced ‘remote recording’ from mobile devices. Speaking at a press conference, UPC Nederland CEO Diederik Karsten said the VOD service is a success with viewers.
A new advanced test tool to ensure devices comply with the latest CI Plus specification has been released by CI Plus LLP.
IFA 2010 – BERLIN. Sky Deutschland has announced a CI-Plus module for reception of Sky programming. The technology allows access to the programming without any additional set-top-boxes, cables or remote controls.