Advanced Television


Prime Video nets Wimbledon rights in Germany, Austria

Prime Video has secured the rights to the Wimbledon tennis tournament in Germany and Austria in a 4-year deal from 2024 to 2027. Alex Green, Managing Director at Prime Video Sport, Europe, commented: “Wimbledon is the oldest tournament in tennis and one of the most prestigious events in all of sport, with a long history […]

December 14, 2023

OpenVault, Witke deploy PMA, PNM capabilities for Kabel-TV Lampert

Kabel-TV Lampert, an Austrian provider of broadband, television, IPTV and telephony services, has committed to deploy through Witke OpenVault’s Profile Management Application (PMA) and Proactive Network Maintenance (PNM) solutions throughout its network infrastructure. Kabel-TV Lampert will deploy OpenVault’s automated OV PMA and OV PNM products to optimise network performance and subscriber experiences for its broadband […]

November 2, 2023

smartclip, IP Österreich expand partnership

smartclip, RTL Group’s adtech development unit and provider of adtech solutions across Europe, and IP Österreich, a provider of cross-media advertising solutions in Austria, are expanding their partnership to jointly advance digital cross-platform advertising for the Austrian market. Advertising sales house IP Österreich has recently migrated to smartclip’s full adtech stack to empower its total […]

October 17, 2023

wedotv launches FAST channels on Joyn

AVoD and FAST Channel provider wedotv is now distributing its FAST Channels wedo movies, wedo sports and wedo big stories on German streaming platform Joyn. All Joyn users in Germany and Austria can receive the advertising-supported, linear 24-hour channels free of charge. The services are available in the Joyn app for smart TVs, tablets and […]

September 19, 2023

Speed Connect, Kontron bring FTTH to Austrian homes

A contract in the mid double-digit million range between Speed Connect Austria and Kontron Transportation for Iskratel optical broadband products delivery and deployment services of their Open-Access Fibre-to-the-home (FTTH) network in Austria, was signed in June at Kontron Transportation’s headquarter in Vienna. Many households and companies in Austria will have faster internet access thanks to […]

July 18, 2023

ORS deploys Broadpeak solution

Broadpeak, a provider of content delivery network (CDN) and video streaming solutions for content providers and pay-TV operators worldwide, has announced that Austrian broadcaster ORS has deployed a comprehensive solution fully managed by Broadpeak to simplify the management of its OTT video services. With Broadpeak’s video delivery solution, ORS can provide live, VOD, and catch-up […]

May 17, 2023

DAZN women’s sports FAST channel for Germany, Austria

Online sports broadcaster DAZN has announced the launch of a FAST channel in Germany and Austria dedicated entirely to women’s sports. The 24/7 channel, called DAZN Rise, will be available from March 16th via Samsung TV Plus and IPTV platform before being made available on other platforms in the near future including LG and […]

March 8, 2023

Viaplay Select on Canal+ in Austria

Viaplay Group and Canal+ have agreed a partnership to make hundreds of hours of content from Viaplay Select exclusively available on Canal+ in Austria. Canal+ subscribers in Austria can now access more than 300 hours of Viaplay’s series, films and documentaries, together with curated third-party content from across the Nordic region. Viaplay Select is a […]

January 26, 2023

HDwireless selects Clear-Com digital wireless solutions

Germany-based wireless cameras & comms specialist HDwireless chose Clear-Com digital wireless solutions supplied by Audio-Technica to power their comms during a submarine expedition to the bottom of the deepest lake in Austria, part of a research project (‘Tiefenrausch’) meant to discover “the sound of the Earth.” The expedition spanned five 12-hour days, and reliable communication […]

December 13, 2022

Austria: Canal+ scores UEFA rights

Canal+ has been awarded by UEFA the Austrian exclusivity of the UEFA Champions League first pick game played on Wednesday and the UEFA Europa League or UEFA Europa Conference League first pick game in each matchweek. Following the game, Canal+ will also broadcast the post-game show with highlights of all the games of the matchweek. […]

December 8, 2022