Austrian transmitter network operator ORS wants to fully convert the country’s digital terrestrial transmission network (DTT) to the DVB-T2 standard.
The new German telecommunications act (Telekommunikationsgesetz – TKG) will open the provider market for network operators in 2016.
KommAustria has launched its 2013 digitisation plan, which calls for a migration to DVB-T2 in 2016.
Simpli TV is the name of a new bouquet of encrypted DTT channels that will go on air in Austria on April 15.
Austrian broadcast facilities company ORS has said it will bring three new DTT channels on air on November 15.
Net Insight has announced a contract with ORS (Austrian Broadcasting Services), to distribute DVB-T2 signals across Austria.
The Austrian facilities company ORS comm, part of public broadcaster ORF, has said it has applied for the two new nationwide muxes Mux E and Mux D.
ORS, the transmission company that serves the Austrian public broadcaster ORF, has added a new transponder to its capacity on Astra at 19.2 degrees East.
The new HD DTH platform HD Austria has launched with initially seven HD channels available for viewers in Austria, but expanding to ten channels in the near future.
The Austrian facilities company ORS, part of public broadcaster ORF, is planning the introduction of its own pay-TV platform to be called TV Direkt.