Telekom Austria to launch OTT service

A1, the domestic Austrian brand of Telekom Austria, is to launch an OTT TV service on August 17 in a beta trial, available to a sample of 1,000 users, with a nationwide launched planned later. Telekom Austria plans to make the service available to both its existing customers and to non-subscribers. However, the service will […]

TV growth fails to address Telekom Austria woes

An overall positive picture for Telekom Austria’s TV business failed to compensate for ongoing declines in its fixed voice business and pressure in mobile in emerging markets in the first quarter.   Telekom Austria’s A1 TV service had 240,000 subscribers at the end of the first quarter, up from 235,700 at the end of December […]

Telekom Austria ups TV subscribers

Telekom Austria reported a 7.8% increase in domestic TV customers in the first nine months of the year, though revenues and earnings were down year-on-year. The firm said that its Austrian teleco provider A1 reported 229,800 TV customers, up almost 8% compared to the previous year. Broadband lines rose by 5.0% to 1.36 million in […]

Telekom Austria extends Agama quality assurance deal

Telekom Austria’s IPTV platform A1 has begun using Agama Technologies’ embedded monitoring solution for quality assurance. A1 has extended its existing Agama installation with embedded set-top box monitoring for last-mile and in-home service quality assurance. The monitoring solution reaches from the headend site to the point of service consumption. “It’s with great pleasure we see that […]