Antik partners Telekom Austria for pay-TV service launch

Monday 14 September 2015 | 14:28 CET | News
Slovak operator Antik Telekom has partnered with Telekom Austria to launch its satellite TV service for the Slovak and Czech market. The direct-to-home service will use the Eutelsat 16A satellite to launch early in October with over 90 channels, of which a third in HD. Telekom Austria Group is doubling its capacity leased on the Eutelsat 16A satellite from four to eight transponders to support the launch, the companies announced at IBC. Antik already offers broadband, IPTV and VoIP over fibre and wireless infrastructure. Its new pay-TV offer will include local channels for the Slovak and

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Categories: Broadcast & Satellite
Companies: Antik Telecom / Conax / Eutelsat / Telekom Austria Group
Countries: Czech Republic / Eastern Europe / Slovakia
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