Media Broadcast

Media Broadcast taps Nevion for DVB-T2 migration

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German transmission services provider Media Broadcast has tapped media production specialist Nevion to deliver technology for its new ARD-Disnet broadcast distribution network. ARD-Disnet is designed… Read more

German MVNO Freenet sets out TV ambition with Media Broadcast, Exaring acquisitions

Christoph Vilanek

German mobile service provider Freenet has made a significant investment in its media delivery capability by acquiring 100% control of digital-terrestrial network operator and media… Read more

Bundeskartellamt greenlights DVB-T2 pay platform

Andreas Mundt

German competition regulator the Bundeskartellamt has given a green light for transmission services provider Media Broadcast to build a pay platform for the country’s new… Read more

Media Broadcast names sales and marketing chief


German media services provider Media Broadcast has named Ulf Heggenberger in the new role of chief sales and marketing officer. Heggenberger, who will report to… Read more

Media Broadcast highlights online video potential of HbbTV

HbbTV can successfully be used to deliver internet video channels to the big screen, extending the range of choice on digital-terrestrial TV, according to Sven… Read more

Media Broadcast takes DVB-S2 capacity at 23.5° East

German transmission services provider Media Broadcast has contracted 25Mbps of DVB-S2 capacity on the Astra satellite platform at 23.5° East to deliver three HD and… Read more

SES signs new agreement with Arqiva

SES has signed a new long-term multiple transponder contract with Arqiva to serve its television and radio customers in the UK and Ireland. From its… Read more

Media Broadcast takes OU capacity on Eutelsat

German media services provider Media Broadcast has taken capacity on two Eutelsat satellites to provide coverage of the German federal elections on September 22. The… Read more

Media Broadcast names new TV business chief

German broadcasting and media services provider Media Broadcast has named Holger Meinzer as head of its TV business unit. Meinzer, who was previously in charge… Read more

Media Broadcast to highlight IP and HbbTV

Broadcast services provider Media Broadcast will use IBC to highlight broadcast network services for IP-backed live video transmission, an HbbTV portal for hybrid television, satellite… Read more