Israel

Samsung acquires Boxee

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Samsung has acquired US and Israel-based web TV service Boxee in a deal rumoured to be worth around US$30 million (€23 million). Boxee, which was… Read more

Trace Sports launches in Israel

Trace Sports has launched in Israel on the HOT cable network. The channel, which is to be produced by Imagine Media Israel, will be available… Read more

ATX Networks names EMEA business development chief

Israel-based video technology company ATX Networks has named Ofer Kachan as director of business development, EMEA. Kachan was previously regional sales director at Rotal Networks.… Read more

SintecMedia acquires Argo Systems

Broadcast management software provider SintecMedia has acquired cable industry business solutions specialist Argo Systems. The deal brings together Israel-based SintecMedia’s OnAir  broadcast management solution for… Read more

RRSat enters US occasional use market following SM2 acquisition

The US subsidiary of Israel-based satellite services provider RRsat Global Communications Network has acquired SM2 Sports & Media Solutions, a provider of occasional-use international sports… Read more

SatLink and Telesat team for DVB-S2 link from EMEA to Latin America

Teleport and playout operator SatLink Communications has partnered with satellite operator Telesat to deliver TV programming to Latin America on a new Ku-band MCPC DVB-S2… Read more

Yes ends second quarter with 582,000 subs

Israeli DTH operator Yes posted modest increases in revenues, operating profit and subscriber numbers in its second quarter results. The pay TV operator, which is… Read more

SatLink acquires HD playout centre

Israel-based teleport operator SatLink Communications has purchased a new HD playout centre in Tel Aviv. SatLink has purchased the new facility from MTVS Studios, a… Read more

Chello signs Hot deal

European channel operator Chello Zone has inked carriage deals for three of its channels on Hot’s cable platform in Israel. The deals mark the debuts… Read more

Hot adds Russian channels to line-up

Israeli cable operator Hot has added two Russian-language channels from Channel One’s World Network to its line-up. Hot has added biography and history channel Vremya… Read more