Insight TV to launch in Poland on Toya

4K UHD TV broadcaster Insight TV is to debut in Poland in the new year with cable operator Toya. Insight TV has will launch on Toya’s TV platform in January. In preparation for the launch, Insight TV has been working with Toya Studios, the cable operator’s content arm, to localise its content for Polish audiences, […]

Polish regulator opens consultation on regulating cable access

Polish communications regulator the UKE  has opened a consultation on regulating cable access networks in multiple dwelling units. The UKE said that the new rules were “designed to meet the needs of telecommunications undertakings, while not interfering with the operation of infrastructure operators.” The watchdog has proposed creating a tool to be used by market […]

Karbowski leaves Toya

Szymon Karbowski, research and development director at Polish cable operator Toya, has left the company to pursue new challenges. Karbowski will be replaced at Toya by his long-standing deputy, Michal Domanski. Karbowski’s career at Toya included overseeing the launch of a hybrid TV platform, helping make the company a pioneer of advanced TV services in […]

Toya looks to OTT to extend reach

Toya is looking to OTT to serve distributed networks around the country and work in cooperation with local network operators, according to Szymon Karbowski, research and development director at the Polish cable operator. Toya has developed a digital platform that combines broadcast and internet services in its ‘third generation TV’ platform, Karbowski told attendees at […]

OTT offers mix of benefits to pay TV, says Toya’s Karbowski

Churn reduction, the desire to hold onto and attract top-tier subscribers and the possibility of making some additional revenues are some of the key goals behind the deployment of OTT services by Polish cable operator Toya, according to the company’s research and development director, Szymon Karbowski, speaking at Informa’s Digital TV CEE event in Prague […]