Multimedia Polska

Multimedia Polska taps ADB for catch-up TV and NDVR

Polish cable operator Multimedia Polska has tapped set-top box and TV technology provider ADB to provide its personal TV software to enhance its pay TV offering. The use of ADB’s technology will enable Multimedia Polska to launch several new features, including a catch-up TV service that allows subscribers to later watch selected programs that were […]

Liberty Global acquires Multimedia Polska

Liberty Global’s Polish unit has struck a deal to acquire the country’s third largest cable operator Multimedia Polska in an all cash transaction. The agreement values Multimedia at PLN3 billion (EUR690 million), with the final price subject to potential downward adjustments based on the operational and financial performance of Multimedia prior to closing. The price […]

Multimedia Polska boosts kids VOD offering

Polish cable operator Multimedia Polska has boosted its recently-launched video-on-demand offering for kids with the addition of new titles from English Club TV and Da Vinci Learning. The operator is adding about 200 episodes of shows from the two broadcasters. As part of its promotional offer, Multimedia Polska will provide the service free of charge […]

Multimedia Polska top line boosted by electricity and gas services

Polish cable operator Multimedia Polska last week reported revenue growth of 4.3% for the first half, with sales of PLN365.4 million (€84.2 million) for the six months to June, boosted by the sale of non-core products such electricity and gas supply. TV contributed revenue growth of 5.1% to PLN182.6 million, while broadband revenue grew more […]

Multimedia Polska extends reach in eastern Poland

Polish cable operator Multimedia Polska has launched its services in the town of Kraśnik in eastern Poland. Multimedia Polska has built a fibre network covering the town, which has about 35,000 inhabitants. The extension means that Kraśnik residents will have access to HD-quality pay TV services including premium services from HBO and Canal+, as well […]

Multimedia Polska launches TV everywhere service

Polish cable operator Multimedia Polska has begun testing a TV everywhere service, Multimedia Go. According to the operator, it aims to provide the service to all subscribers by the end of this year, with access available to all channels in their packages. Currently, 117 channels are available via the service, including 35 HD and 82 […]

Liberty Global reportedly close to acquiring Multimedia Polska

Liberty Global is close to acquiring Polish cable operator Multimedia Polska, according to local reports. According to the Puls Biznesu newspaper, citing multiple unnamed soruces, Liberty Global’s talks to acquire Multimedia Polska are at an advanced stage. A deal would give Liberty Global, which is already present in the country through its ownership of UPC […]

Multimedia Polska offering FilmBox package in free-to-view promo

Polish cable operator Multimedia Polska has made access to its FilmBox Extra package from SPI International free to view until March 12 as a promotional offering. The package comprises FilmBox Premium and filmBox Extra HD. Multimedia Poland says it is the only operator in the country to offer this exclusive promotional offer. Multimedia Polska will […]

Multimedia Polska adds Eleven Sports

Polish cable operator Multimedia Polska has struck a deal with Eleven Sports to offer its channels in HD. Multimedia Polska will offer Eleven and Eleven Sports in HD at no additional charge from February 9. The Eleven Sports network offers content including Spanish La Liga, Italian Seria A, French Ligue 1, English FA Cup, Scottish […]

Multimedia Polska taps Teleste for next-generation TV delivery

Polish cable operator Multimedia Polska has chosen Teleste to provide a next-generation TV content delivery system. Teleste will deliver video processing and CDN products and technologies. Additionally, Teleste’s Ubique SW Suite will be used to control streaming video delivery to various consumer devices. Teleste is also acting as the overall system integrator of the service […]