GO Malta taps Divitel for mesh WiFi

Technology outfit Divitel has deployed a managed mesh Wi-Fi system for service provider GO in Malta. GO has invested heavily in the TrueFibre network, a fibre-powered infrastructure that offers broadband speeds up to 1 Gbps. However, according to Divitel, due to a number of factors like higher population density with multiple devices that interfere with […]

GO Malta taps Edgeware for multiscreen TV

Service provider GO Malta has tapped Edgeware to provide its CDN and Origin platform to enable it to deliver multi-screen services. The use of Edgeware’s CDN and origin solutions will enable GO to provide mobile and multiscreen services with features such as ad insertion and subtitling technology, according to the tech company. GO has been […]

Melita and Go joint sports offering debuts in Malta

Maltese cable operator Melita and telecom operator Go’s joint sports offering has now gone live. Total Sports Network (TSN) was launched at an event at Casino Maltese in Valetta on Friday, the service provides eight channels that are available via the networks of both operators. The joint service, which was developed after a memorandum of […]

Maltese operators team up for joint sports offering

Maltese cable operator Melita and telecom rival GO have teamed up to offer a unified sports offering, ending an ongoing competition to secure rights to top-tier football. Starting from August, the pair will launch Total Sports Network (TSN), which will be available on both their platforms. TSN will offer a mix of premium sports content […]

GO expects buyer this month

Maltese cable operator GO last week said that it expected a buyer for the company to be chosen by the end of this month. GO has been up for sale for some time. Last July, majority shareholder Emirates International Telecommunications said it would sell its 60% stake, and the entire company was put up for […]

Trace Sports Stars launches in Malta

Sports- and celebrity-themed channel Trace Sport Stars is launching in Malta. The deal with quadruple play operator Go plc, brokered pay TV distributor Thema, means Trace Sport Stars now sits alongside stablemate Trace Urban on the platform. The continues Trace Sport Stars expansion, after the channel has signed carriage deals with more than 60 TV […]

Malta’s GO extends Premier League rights

Maltese telco GO has retained its exclusive Premier League football coverage, securing rights for 380 matches per year for the seasons running from 2013/14 until 2015/16.  The deal allows GO to make live, delayed and repeat transmissions of Barclays Premier League matches available in English and Maltese via the GO sports channels over both digital […]

Go selects Agama for IPTV quality assurance

Maltese telco Go has selected Agama’s digital monitoring solution for its IPTV platform. The solution will be used to ensure the delivery of high-quality video services to all GO Interactive TV customers. Agama is providing a tailored video quality assurance solution reaching from the headend via the Agama Analyzer to each individual subscriber via the […]

All Go for TLC in Malta

Discovery is launching its female skewing network TLC in Malta after striking a deal with pay TV operator Go. This will be the channel’s first launch in the country and is part of its expansion internationally as it hopes to launch in 75 countries and 100 million global homes by the end of the year. […]