More than a quarter of German households (28%) are using streaming video services such as Amazon Prime Video, Netflix or maxdome.
Filmon Zerai will join the management board of German TV broadcaster ProSiebenSat.1 TV Deutschland as Chief Digital Officer on March 1, 2017.
Vodafone Deutschland has signed a long-term contract with ProSiebenSat.1 for the distribution of the German media company’s free-TV, pay-TV, HD and video-on-demand (VOD) services on its cable network and IPTV platform.
German cable operators Tele Columbus and Primacom have launched their multimedia home gateway AdvanceTV, a central entertainment hub combining the TV, video and media offers in the customer’s household.
German video-on-demand service maxdome will take around 70 Hollywood blockbusters from 20th Century Fox aboard its line-up.
Germany’s third-largest cable operator Tele Columbus will launch its multiscreen platform AdvanceTV combining linear TV, video-on-demand (VOD) and apps on January 16, 2017.
Video-on-demand (VDD) has reached the mass market in Germany with 43% of all internet users paying for VOD services.
German video-on-demand (VOD) service maxdome will provide the yearly almost 80 million travellers on Deutsche Bahn’s high-speed ICE trains with movies and series from the end of 2016.
Ostmodern revealed its key role in the launch of Germany’s VOD service Maxdome’s service.
Swiss IPTV company Zattoo and German set-top-box provider ABOX42 demonstrate a new white label DVB-C/IP hybrid multiscreen TV solution for cable operators at ANGA COM 2016.