Broadband internet and telephony remained the growth drivers for cable operators UPC Austria and UPC Cablecom in Q3 2015.
Internet and telephony remained the main growth drivers for Swiss cable operators in Q3 2015 while the number of TV customers continued to decline.
Swiss cable operator UPC Cablecom will add new HD channels to its portfolio on October 6, 2015.
Swiss pay-TV broadcaster Teleclub will continue to offer its subscribers channels from Sky Deutschland via cable, satellite and IPTV.
Swiss telco Swisscom is introducing an Ultra HD set-top box for the customers of its IPTV platform Swisscom TV in spring 2016 along with on-demand and live sports content in 4K.
Swiss telco Sunrise will offer the customers of its IPTV platform Sunrise TV a set-top-box from Q1 2016 suitable for Ultra HD/4K.
Net Insight, a Swedish provider of live, interactive and on-demand media transport solutions, has signed a deal with Swiss transmitter network operator Swisscom Broadcast to develop a nationwide DTT distribution network covering the whole of Switzerland and serving both radio and DVB-T/TV services.
The Swiss cable operators’ industry association Swisscable has changed its name into Suissedigital.
Swiss telco Sunrise wants to boost its IPTV platform Sunrise TV on November 1, 2015.
The new Swiss TV channel German media company ProSiebenSat.1 is currently preparing will carry the name Puls 8.