Turk Telekom

Turk Telekom launches new IPTV platform with ZTE

Fixed-line operator Turk Telekom has announced a partnership with telco services provider ZTE to launch a new IPTV/OTT platform. ZTE has successfully completed the cutover of nearly one million set-top boxes (STBs), the integration with over ten third-party vendors, and the delivery of more than ten types of terminals and over a thousand customised functions. […]

Türk Telekom sees TV base decline as economy takes toll

Türk Telekom had 2.9 million satellite TV and IPTV subscribers at the end of June, down 3.7% year-on-year. The operator’s Tivibù Home offering meanwhile had 1.5 million customers at the end of the second quarter, down 2.4% year-on-year. In inflation-racked Turkey, which saw prices rise by an average of 78.6% in the year to June, […]

Turk Telekom picks Altimedia as middleware provider in IPTV overhaul

Turk Telekom, the second largest pay TV operator in Turkey, has selected Altimedia as its set-top box software provider. The partnership builds on one signed with the ZTE consortium to develop a new IPTV ecosystem that promises to enhance its service experience and flexible expansion and the integrated terminal platform includes upgrades on one million […]

France 24 extends reach in Turkey

News channel France 24 has struck a deal with Türk Telekom subsidiary Tivibu to distribute its channel as part of the Tivibu basic offer. The deal will extend France 24’s reach in Turkey by over 400,000 households. The channel is already available in Turkey on the major cable and satellite platforms, reaching 8.2 million digital homes, or […]