IBC 2012 – AMSTERDAM. Stand 1.B79. TDF Media Services has announced the launch of the first end-to-end HbbTV platform.
French transmission company TDF has sold its Finnish subsidiary Digita to an Australian private equity buyer.
French transmission company TDF has launched a new ‘restart’ service, called Salto, on channels operated by the public broadcaster France Télévisions.
The ImaginLab platform and TDF will test DVB-T2 broadcasts in Brittanny in addition to the city of Rennes.
The French media authority CSA has authorised the TDF broadcast transmitter company to carry out DVB-T2 tests in the city of Rennes.
Both France’s TDF and the satellite operator SES have confirmed their interest in playing an active role in the transition to digital broadcasting in Romania.
TDF Group’s Cognacq-Jay Image has announced its acquisition of BeBanjo, the Spanish company that builds back-office software for teams managing non-linear on-demand television services
French transmitter company TDF and mobile operator Virgin have postponed plans to launch a mobile TV service in the second quarter of this year. The reason seems to be lack of consensus on the broadcast standard, according to Les Echos.
French media regulator CSA has extended the licence for the terrestrial VOD pilot that is currently taking place in Rouen. The tests are being run by transmitter company TDF and the pay-TV DTT operator TV Numeric.
Following a test of push-VOD over the digital terrestrial network, France could launch VOD and catch-up TV services over the air sometime next year. But first, a number of issues need to be solved.