CI Plus

UPC DTH launches CI+ with Neotion

Liberty Global-owned DTH operator UPC DTH has launched a CI+ offering in partnership with conditional access module supplier Neotion. Neotion will supply CI+ 1.3 CAMs to UPC DTH, which include the ability to set and change personal profiles. The move will enable UPC DTH’s subscribers in the Czech Republic and Slovakia, where it operates under […]

Samsung rolls out Fransat-integrated TVs

Fransat, Samsung and Neotion have launched an integrated satellite receiver and DTT module, meaning consumers do not need a set-top box to receive free-to-air channels in France. Samsung’s 2012 range of TV sets will come with a CI Plus decryption module produced by Neotion and an access card for subscription-free reception of Fransat, the French […]

Cyfra Plus and LG offer free CI Plus CAM

Polish pay TV operator Cyfra Plus has launched a CI Plus module offer for customers that buy a TV from LG’s “S” series. The offer gives Cyfra Plus customers access to various channel packages, including premium HD bouquets, via a CAM inserted into the CI Plus slot on the LG TVs. The CAM usually costs […]

Kabel BW launches CI Plus module

Kabel BW is launching a CI Plus module. The German cable operator will begin offering the module from February 1 for €3.50 per month for a minimum contract period of 24 months. It will give users access to Kabel BW’s SD and HD channels as well as the Sky Deutschland channels offered via its cable […]

DVB takes over CI Plus development with version 1.4

The DVB has approved the commercial requirements for version 1.4 of the CI Plus specification. Separately the DVB has formed a partnership with the [email protected] Consortium to encourage the development of standards for 3D TV and to share knowledge. The commercial requirements for CI Plus version 1.4 build on the current version 1.3 of CI […]