0
Video

AB Group selects Ericsson for 4K UHD playout service

Friday 26 August 2016 | 11:47 CET | News
Ericsson announced to have signed a multi-year contract with French broadcaster AB Group to provide playout services for Ultra Nature, a 4K ultra HD (UHD) channel launched by AB Group on 19 May. The channel, dedicated to wildlife, travel and extreme sport programmes, is the first UHD channel to launch in France and is one of AB Group's 16 thematic channels. The broadcaster had previously selected Ateme's Titan Live platform to provide a video compression encoding solution for Ultra Nature. For Ericsson, the contract win reinforces its position in the UHD market, as it helped design and launch

Thank you for visiting Telecompaper

Sign up below to get access to the rest of this article and all the telecom news you need.

  • Register free and gain access to even more articles from Telecompaper. Register here
  • Subscribe and get unlimited access to Telecompaper’s full coverage, with a customised choice of news, commentary, research and alerts.

Subscriptions

Already registered?



Categories: Broadcast & Satellite
Companies: AB Group
Countries: France
::: add a comment

Add comment

Please login or register to leave a comment.

We welcome comments that add value to the discussion. We attempt to block comments that use offensive language or appear to be spam, and our editors frequently review the comments to ensure they are appropriate. If you see a comment that you believe is inappropriate to the discussion, you can bring it to our attention by using the report abuse links. As the comments are written and submitted by visitors of the Telecompaper website, they in no way represent the opinion of Telecompaper.


Related

Groupe AB could change hands – report

Published 05 Jan 2017 11:26 CET | France
French broadcaster Groupe AB is in talks with several potential buyers, reports Les Echos quoting unnamed sources. Among the ...

Ericsson signs 4-year partnership with Paris Saint-Germain

Published 17 Nov 2016 10:49 CET | France
Ericsson has become an official partner of the Paris Saint-Germain football club, signing a four-year agreement to supply a range ...

AB picks Ateme encoding software for new 4K UHD channel

Published 27 May 2016 11:17 CET | France
French broadcaster AB Group has selected video compression software company Ateme's Titan Live platform to broadcast Ultra ...

Ericsson selected by KT Skylife for UHDTV expansion

Published 26 May 2016 14:16 CET | Korea, Republic of
KT SkyLife, a South Korean satellite pay TV provider, chose Ericsson to expand its Ultra High Definition (UHDTV) service by ...

AB Group to launch two new TV channels

Published 22 Jan 2016 11:18 CET | France
French media company AB Group has announced plans to launch two new cable and satellite channels soon, reports Univers Freebox. ...

BT Sport awards Ericsson contract for three new channels

Published 23 Jun 2015 10:04 CET | United Kingdom
Ericsson has signed a multi-year broadcast and media services deal with BT Sport to support the launch of three new TV channels ...





Calendar   /   Industry Events

25 Jan Ericsson Q4 2021
25 Jan F5 fiscal Q1
25 Jan Verizon Q4 2021
25 Jan Microsoft fiscal Q2
25 Jan Uniti Group Q4
25 Jan European 5G Conference
26 Jan AT&T Q4 2021
26 Jan Corning Q4 2021
26 Jan Intel Q4 2021
26 Jan Calix Q4 2021
26 Jan Crown Castle Q4 2021
27 Jan Extreme Networks fiscal Q2
27 Jan Elisa Q4 2021
27 Jan Apple fiscal Q1
27 Jan Juniper Networks Q4 2021
27 Jan STMicroelectronics Q4 2021
27 Jan Samsung Electronics Q4 2021
27 Jan MTN Nigeria Q4 2021
27 Jan Rogers Communications Q4 2021
27 Jan Comcast Q4 2021
27 Jan FCC meeting
28 Jan SK Hynix Q4
28 Jan Charter Communications Q4
28 Jan Telia Lithuania Q4 2021
28 Jan Telia Company Q4 2021
31 Jan KPN Q4 2021
31 Jan Cirrus Logic Q3
31 Jan NXP Semiconductors Q4 2021
31 Jan NEC fiscal Q3
31 Jan Harmonic Q4
::: More Calendar Items