Two out of five internet users in Germany (37%) stream films and series on paid video-on-demand portals such as Netflix, Amazon Prime Video, Sky Ticket or maxdome.
Paid-for video-on-demand (VOD) services have reached the mass market in Germany: At the end of 2017, 18% of all households were subscribing to at least one Pay-VOD service.
Vodafone Deutschland has integrated Netflix in its home gateway GigaTV.
The viewer market for paid-for video-on-demand (VOD) services like Amazon Prime Video, Netflix, maxdome and Sky Ticket continues to grow in Germany.
German media company ProSiebenSat.1 has closed down its streaming video portal MyVideo to focus on its video-on-demand (VOD) service maxdome.
German video-on-demand (VOD) service maxdome will remain in the red this year in contrary to earlier expectations by parent company ProSiebenSat.1.
German telco Deutsche Telekom wants to launch a video-on-demand (VOD) service showing exclusive TV series.
ProSiebenSat.1 can continue to show movies and series from 20th Century Fox on its free-to-air and pay-TV channels and on video-on-demand service maxdome.
Ralf Bartoleit, Co-CEO of ProSiebenSat.1 Digital, will become new CEO of maxdome.
Despite strong competition from Amazon Prime Video and Netflix, German media company ProSiebenSat.1 wants to stick with its streaming video service maxdome.