Videocon d2h

Asia Pacific drives down TV subscriber numbers in Q1

An apparent slide in numbers in the Asia Pacific region drove down the overall TV service subscriber total in Informitv’s Multiscreen Index for the first quarter, with fewer than half the services covered globally reporting subscriber gains. According to the Multiscreen Index, the cable, satellite, telco and online services covered recorded a loss of five […]

Lionsgate launches Indian office, hires Videocon d2h’s Jain

North American studio Lionsgate has launched an Indian office and hired Rohit Jain, deputy CEO of satcaster Videocon d2h, to lead it. The launch of Lionsgate’s Mumbai base comes on the back of significant revenue growth in India over the past three years, primarily through Hindi-language film Brothers. Jain has been named managing director of […]

India’s Videocon d2h to make Netflix available via set-tops

Indian DTH pay TV operator Videocon d2h has struck a deal with Netflix to provide access to the streaming video service direct from its internet-connected set-top boxes. Videocon d2h is providing access to the service via a dedicated button on its HD Smart Connect set-top remote controls. The operator’s set-tops can be connected to the […]

Videocon d2H taps Cisco for virtualised video processing

Indian DTH platform Videocon d2h has selected Cisco to supply it with its Cisco Virtual Digital Content Manager. The Virtual DCM provides Videocon d2h the bandwidth efficiencies to deploy new services and meet consumer demands for 4K, multiscreen, OTT and Cloud DVR. Videocon d2h will also get flexible infrastructure and advanced video processing functionality by […]