Vectra adds Eleven Sports 4 following end of nc+ exclusivity

Polish cable operator Vectra has added Eleven Sports 4 from Eleven Sports, the first Polish national cable operator to add the new channel to its line-up. To promote the launch, Vectra is offering access to all Eleven Sports channels unencrypted from April 17-29. Eleven Sports 4 will be made available as part of Vectra’s Platinum […]

A+E Networks extends H2 reach in Croatia and Poland

A+E Networks has secured new distribution for its H2 channel in Poland and Croatia. From this month, H2 is available in over 600,000 new homes across the two countries following deals with Polish cable operator Vectra and Croatian telco T-Hrvatski Telekom. H2 is available on Vectra’s Platinum and Super HD packages and on Hrvatski Telekom’s […]

Vectra launches off-net viewing of online TV

Polish cable operator Vectra has launched a free online TV option allowing its digital TV subscriber to watch up to 100 TV channels on their mobile devices, including while they are outside Vectra’s own network. The TV Online offering provides 125 channels in total, of which 100 are available for viewing while users are outside […]

Vectra adds TBN Family to line-up

Polish cable operator Vectra has added Christian-themed channel TBN Family to its programming line-up. The channel will be available in HD from August 24 to Vectra’s 600,000 subscribers. The addition to the religious-themed channel will take the number of HD services offered by Vectra to 111. Vectra programming director Małgorzata Wojtaszko said that the addition […]

Vectra adds new HD channels

Polish cable operator Vectra has added two new HD channels to its programming line-up. The Gdynia-based operator has added Golf Channel Poland and E-Sport to its HD line-up. Both channel will be included in the company’s sports bundle. The move takes the number of HD channels offered by Vectra to 108. Golf Channel Poland offers […]

Polish platforms add channels

Polish fixed-line service providers Vectra and Netia and pay TV operator Cyfrowy Polsat have each unveiled a number of new channel carriage deals. Cable operator Vectra has added sports channel Eleven Extra from Eleven Sports, Discovery History and Polish channels, Metro, WP1 and Nowa TV to its line-up, with Scripps Networks’ Food Channel to […]

Vectra takes stake in business services provider

Polish cable operator Vectra has become a strategic investor in business solutions provider Horyzont Internet Technologies. The Poznan-based company, which provides internet products for the enterprise market, will enable Vectra to expand its enterprise-focused offering, according to the cable operator. Horyzont offers services to smaller ISPs as well as business customers in western central Poland […]

Cable Congress: future of TV is not apps

The future of TV does not lie in apps – as predicted by Apple CEO Tim Cook last year – but instead rests around content, delegates at Cable Congress in Warsaw heard yesterday. Speaking on a panel titled ‘what would it mean if apps really are the future of TV’, Telenet’s vice-president product connectivity and […]

Vectra launches SVoD movie offering

Polish cable operator Vectra is to launch a new subscription video-on-demand offering, Filmklub, which will offer a range of movies for a flat monthly fee. The service, which will go live on March 7, will offer access to 30 titles each month for PLN14.90 (€3.45), with most titles available in HD. Vectra promises two to […]

Vectra adds Eleven Sports Network channels

Polish cable operator Vectra has added sports channels Eleven and Eleven Sports from Eleven Sports Network to its offering, further extending the sports broadcaster’s reach in the country. From February 25 Vectra subscribers will be able to watch content on the two channels including top-tier Spanish, French and Italian football. Vectra content director Małgorzata Wojtaszko […]