Telkom scraps VoD tender, plans to revise contract

Tuesday 13 May 2014 | 10:34 CET | News
South African fixed line operator has withdrawn an invitation to tender for a contract to provide video-on-demand (VoD) services to its customers, TechCentral reported. It has decided to seek bids again, based on a business model that is more closely aligned to its revised strategy. It has not said what it deemed wrong with the original invitation, which was issued on 20 February, or when it intends to issue the new one. The original invitation came after Telkom said it was talking to potential VoD partners, including Netflix, to launch a product, which it been promising for years.

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Categories: Fixed / Internet
Companies: Netflix / Telkom
Countries: South Africa
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