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ER-Telecom changes management structure

Russian service provider ER-Telecom has announced a change in its management structure with the creation of a new position of president of the company to work on strategy and head up the management board alongside the CEO, Andrey Semerikov. ER-Telecom, which operates under the Dom.ru brand, has named Russian billionaire businessman Andrey Ravelevich Kuzyaev,  the […]

ER-Telecom to acquire Yaroslavl cable network

Russian service provider ER-Telecom, which operates under the Dom.ru brand, is to acquire Yaroslavlteleset, a leading cable operator in the Yaroslavl region in western central Russia, according to local press. According to the trade new site ComNews, ER-Telecom is to pay RUB305.5 (€4.4 million) for Yaroslavlteleset, with the deal expected to close imminently. Yaroslavlteleset is […]

Dom.ru upgrades to satellite distribution

Russian service provider ER-Telecom, which operates under the Dom.ru brand, has upgraded its TV primary distribution network for analogue cable services, using satellite to distribute signals to two primary and two back-up receivers in the 56 cities in which it operators.  The company tapped Germany-based cable technology specialist WISI for the upgrade. ER-Telecom said the […]

Dom.ru taps Nagra for content security

Russian service provider ER-Telecom, which operates under the Dom.ru brand, has introduced comprehensive content protection from Nagra for its TV services.  ER-Telecom is using Nagra AnyCast software-based encryption, including Nagra AnyCast PRM for multiscreen viewing. ER-Telecom has switched to Nagra content protection across set-top boxes and conditional access modules in 56 cities across Russia. Dom.ru […]

ER-Telecom’s Gusev takes charge in St Petersburg

Russian service provider ER-Telecom has named Sergei Gusev as head of its combined activities in St Petersburg following the consolidation of subsidiaries InterZet and Dom.ru in the city. ER-Telecom said that the combined company achieved revenue growth of 16.5% in 2014. Gusev has been deputy director-general of ER-Telecom Holding since 2006 and has been responsible […]

Dom.ru TV passes half million milestone

Russian service provider ER-Telecom, which operates under the Dom.ru brand, passed the milestone of 500,000 pay TV subscribers in the first half, just two years after the service launched.  Cable TV services generated revenues of RUB3.261 billion (€68 million) in the first half, up 20% year-on-year. Overall, ER-Telecom posted revenues of RUB11.131 billion, up 23%, […]

ER-Telecom to offer cloud-based games to TV subs

Russian service provider ER-Telecom, which operates under the Dom.ru brand, is to begin offering cloud-based games to Dom.ru TV subscribers later this year. The operator said the games service would be integrated with Dom.ru TV set-tops, with about 100 popular games being offered including Batman: Arkham Origins, Assassin’s Creed and World Rally Championship game WRC […]

ER-Telecom rolls out advanced set-top in 55 cities

Russian service provider ER-Telecom, which operates under the Dom.ru brand, has launched its new advanced TV set-top in 55 Russian cities.  The advanced TV service includes catch-up TV for popular content for three days after it is initially broadcast as well as video-on-demand. The service also makes content available to Android and iOS mobile devices, […]

ER-Telecom sees strong TV growth

Russian service provider ER-Telecom, which operates under the Dom.ru brand, had 2.566 million TV customers at the end of last year, up 9% compared with 2012. Broadband subscribers numbered 2.732 million, up 11%, while fixed phone customers numbered 445,000, up 3%. Triple-play subscribers numbered 14% of the total base, up 1%, while double-play subscribers numbered […]

ER-Telecom launches new HD set-top

Russian service provider ER-Telecom, which operates under the Dom.ru brand, has launched a new HD set-top box that will enable a range of new features including viewing on multiple devices, catch-up TV, video-on-demand and enhanced search. Dom.ru subscribers will also beble to use their mobile devices as a remote control, a feature ER-Telecom said was […]