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Channel One taps Ateme for contribution technology

Leading Russian generalist channel Channel One has tapped technology company Ateme to provide contribution technology to support its international TV content exchange. Ateme will supply its adaptive bit-rate capable Kyrion encoder technology that has been designed for contribution over satellite and IP networks. Based on the Ateme fifth Generation Stream compression engine, the Kyrion encoder […]

MIPCOM 2016: New Hungarian channel taps BBC WW for content

Hungarian state broadcaster MTVA is to launch a new culture-focused channel, M5, and has struck a deal with BBC Worldwide to provide content for it. The BBC Worldwide agreement is the largest struck in Hungary by the BBC’s commercial unit in recent years. The deal will see the entire back catalogue of British sitcom My […]