Slovakia’s national transmission company Towercom has launched an HbbTV service on DVB-T2.
Ivan Peschl has been appointed the new CEO of the Slovak national transmission company Towercom.
Ninety per cent of Slovak viewers will be reached by signals from the country’s first DTT multiplex before the end of the year.
The Slovak national transmission company Towercom has begun trialing the SPI International channel FunBox 4K on its DVB-T network.
Slovakia’s leading broadcaster TV Markiza will no longer distribute its channels terrestrially from the beginning of 2017.
The Slovak pay-DTT platform Plustelka will begin the switch to DVB-T2 on June 29.
Slovakia aims to start offering Ultra HD content to terrestrial TV viewers in the near future.
Slovakia’s fourth DTT multiplex will start the switch to DVB-T2 on June 28.
DTT viewers in Slovakia can expect to see pilot broadcasts in HD this year, according to Zsolt Nagy, strategy and business development director, Towercom.
The Slovak national commercial broadcaster Joj Group has extended its DVB-T transmission capacity contract with Towercom.