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SPI/FilmBox expands into Nordic market with Waoo deal

Channel provider SPI/FilmBox has expanded into in the Nordic market via a distribution deal with , Danish pay TV and broadband provider Waoo.  The agreement between the companies makes SPI’s FightBox available to Waoo subscribers in its English version. FightBox broadcasts combat sports live events and multi-discipline mixed martial arts coverage from around the world including Fight Exclusive Night, Cage […]

Waoo taps Verimatrix for content security

Danish service provider Waoo has tapped content security specialist Verimatrix to secure its streaming TV service. Waoo, which provides internet, streaming TV and telephony over fibre, has chosen Verimatrix VCAS for IPTV conditional access, Verimatrix Multi-DRM and Verimatrix Analytics to secure its content, all as software-as-a-service (SaaS) solutions. The cloud-based VCAS content and revenue security […]

Unitymedia drops down Netflix’s ISP Speed Index

Unitymedia Kabel was among the major movers in Netflix’s latest ISP Speed Index, with the Germany operator’s average web speed falling to 3.18 Mbps in January. Netflix noted that the internet service provider, which had ranked at the top since Netflix launched service in that country, dropped thee places in the month to eighth place. […]

Stofa hires new agencies following takeover of Waoo! subs

Danish cable operator Stofa has hired marketing agencies OMD and Gekko to help with a strategic repositioning of its customer offerings.  Along with branding and marketing agency Kunde & Co, OMD and Gekko will help Stofa establish greater visibility in the Danish market, according to the company. OMD replaces previous marketing agency partner Carat, while […]

Denmark’s Waoo! partners with Netflix

Danish pay TV and broadband provider Waoo! has partnered with Netflix to offer the VOD service via its TV set-top box. Waoo! said that its TV customers would now be able to switch between TV channels and the OTT service with the same remote, with Netflix content to be delivered in HD over Waoo!’s fibre […]

AirTies announces dual IPTV wins

Wireless technologies and set-top specialist AirTies has announced customer wins in Denmark and Iceland. As the exclusive set-top box provider for Danish IPTV operator Waoo, AirTies will deliver its multi-format Air7120 set-top box and Air7130 DVR to the operator. The agreement is in partnership with Danish IPTV middleware provider Nordija. AirTies’ Air7120 and Air7130 devices […]