Eutelsat’s navigation app Sat.tv has won the European Digital Forum 2018 award at the 15th European Digital Forum in Lucca, Italy.
German public broadcaster ZDF will show selected Ultra HD (UHD) programmes on Eutelsat’s UHD showcase channel 4K1 on Hotbird (13° East) during trade fair ANGA COM 2018.
Satellite operator Eutelsat wants to offer further programmes in Ultra HD resolution, Markus Fritz, director commercial development and marketing, told Broadband TV News.
German public broadcaster ARD is gearing up for the new generation of high-definition television.
With a share of 32%, satellite DTH is the primary television reception mode in Europe, according to the Eutelsat TV Observatory.
“We have the most number of Ultra HD channels,” said Markus Fritz, Director Commercial Development and Marketing at Eutelsat, “Running three over Europe, one over Asia.”
Eutelsat Communications has announced that Markus Fritz joined the company on June 17 as Director of Commercial Development and Marketing,