Altech Node

South Africa’s Altech to sell pay TV venture after failing to woo consumers

Technology group Altech is to sell its Altech Node pay TV venture in South Africa after less than a year, citing poor uptake of the service from consumers. The company said it was in advanced talks with a third-party purchaser to acquire the business and that it anticipated Altech Node would be disposed of in the […]

Warner Bros. shows set for African TVOD service

South African video-on-demand service Altech Node has scored a wide-ranging programming deal with Hollywood studio Warner Bros. South African telecoms group Altron TMT launched Altech Node in September last year as an entertainment hub, streaming server, WiFi hotspot, home automation and energy management system, telephone, videophone and e-commerce platform. The Warner Bros. deal “will substantially […]