Tag Archives: DTH

Claro to offer pay TV in Uruguay

Telecommunications company Claro will be able to offer pay TV in Uruguay after a final decision of a Court of Civil Appeals declared “illegitimate” the Government’s position towards the company. According to the ruling, the Executive Power resists to comply with a ruling issued by the Contentious-Administrative Tribunal (TCA in Spanish) in 2012, El País [...]

Hispasats Amazonas 5 becomes operational

Hispasat announced that Amazonas 5 satellite is now in its final 61° West orbital position and has begun to offer the telecommunications services for which it was designed after having successfully passed the exhaustive testing carried out in space. The new satellite offers coverage over the entire American continent and has an estimated useful life [...]

Telefónica prioriza el despliegue de IPTV y OTT en Latinoamérica

Telefónica está enfocando su estrategia de TV paga en Latinoamérica en IPTV y OTT, a través de Movistar Play, antes que en la expansión en DTH, según dijo en una conferencia con analistas el COO de la empresa, Ángel Vilá. “Nuestra estrategia se centra más en IPTV y, en segundo lugar, en aquellos mercados en los [...]

Argentine telcos near DTH approval decision

In a meeting with journalists held during Jornadas Internacionales 2017, Miguel de Godoy, head of the National Entity for Communications (Ente Nacional de Comunicaciones, Enacom), said that it is “very likely” that the government will give telephone companies the approval to offer pay TV using DTH technology. Currently, telecom companies are allowed to provide pay [...]

Las telefónicas, cerca de dar DTH en Argentina

En un encuentro con periodistas realizado durante Jornadas Internacionales 2017, el titular del Ente Nacional de Comunicaciones (Enacom), Miguel de Godoy, afirmó que es “muy probable que el gobierno autorice a las telefónicas a dar DTH. Actualmente, las empresas de telecomunicaciones sólo están autorizadas a brindar TV paga, a partir del año que viene, mediante [...]

Oi combines DTH and OTT to grow in Brazilian market

Brazilian telecommunications company Oi reached 100,000 activations in one month of its new Oi Total Play service, which allows broadband customers to access digital platforms from Discovery, ESPN, FOX Networks Group Brazil (FNG), HBO, Sony and Viacom, without subscribing to traditional pay TV. Ois Director of Products and Content, Roberto Guenzburger, said during his participation in [...]