Digicel completes sale of of US$1.85 billion Pacific business to Telstra

Caribbean telco Digicel has completed the sale of ​​Digicel Pacific to Australia’s largest telco Telstra. The transaction, which has been completed with funding from the Australian Government through Export Finance Australia, values Digicel Pacific at up to US$1.85 billion. That figure is inclusive of a three year, US$250 million earn-out, equating to approximately 8.3 times […]

Digicel picks Agama and Divitel for QA

Caribbean operator Digicel Group has announced a partnership with Agama and Divitel to deploy its monitoring solution for video quality assurance of OTT head-end in its video delivery network. The tech will perform a complete monitoring of unicast and multicast streams, providing insights to manage critical issues that might have an impact on the end-user […]

Verimatrix agrees cardless security deal with Digicel

Security specialist Verimatrix has struck a deal with communications provider Digicel to protect the latter’s high definition digital entertainment service. The agreement, agreed with Digicel New Media Ventures, sees Verimatrix deploy its Video Content Authority System (VCAS) for DVB to protect the to protect the Digicel Play offering. The cardless solution is designed to be […]