Zattoo


Zattoo to take over Magine’s German streaming base

Switzerland-based Zattoo is to take over the German direct-to-consumer streaming service operated by Sweden-based outfit Magine at the end of February. The agreement between the pair means that Magine’s 150,000 active users in the German market will receive an offer from Zattoo for its premium service free for two months. Magine is to discontinue its […]

Content and service providers seeking scale from the cloud

Smaller-scale video service providers and content providers are increasingly looking to the cloud to provide shared facilities that can enable them to launch services more economically, according to an industry panel at the ANGA COM event in Cologne. IP video platform operators require scale to deliver their services and a shared multi-tenancy private cloud-based platform […]

Germany’s 1&1 taps ABOX42 for new IPTV service

German broadband service provider 1&1 has tapped ABOX42 to supply set-tops for a new IPTV service. ABOX42 is supplying its M30-Series set-tops to enable 1&1 to deliver the service, which includes live TV, VOD, catch-up TV, time-shift TV, PVR, HbbTV and video streaming services including Maxdome over multiple networks. ABOX42 technology partner Zattoo is providing […]

ABOX42, Verimatrix, Zattoo address secrets of TV success

ABOX42, Verimatrix and Zattoo are hosting the fifth annual breakfast briefing on the morning of May 31 at ANGA COM. The event, which is supported by German cable industry group Deutsche Netz Marketing, will focus this year on the theme of what makes successful TV services now and looking forward. The event will be held […]

EWE and VSE Net turn to Deutsche Netzmarketing-backed platform for TV

German broadband service providers EWE and VSE Net have become the latest German operators to sign up for the white-label TV platform developed by Switzerland-based technology provider Zattoo and German set-top provider ABOX42. The pair’s adoption of the platform follows Zattoo and ABOX42’s joint offering being chosen by cable marketing organsiation Deutsche Netzmarketing (DNMG) at […]

ABOX42 to host German IPTV Breakfast at ANGA COM

Set-top box maker ABOX42 will host the first German edition of its international IPTV industry breakfast series at ANGA COM. The event, which will be co-hosted by M-net, Zattoo and DNMG, will explore the challenges of modern IPTV projects. Specifically, the speakers will look at how to compete with incumbent telco operators by offering a […]

Zattoo strikes deal with ProSiebenSat.1 for catch-up and pay TV channels

Switzerland-based linear and on-demand OTT TV service Zattoo has struck a deal with ProSiebenSat.1 to include an extended range of content from the German broadcaster in its offering. In addition to its existing offering of six linear channels from the commercial broadcaster, Zattoo will now provide a wide number of titles on demand as well […]

Germany’s BBV signs up for white label TV service, plans October launch

German broadband service provider BBV is the first customer for a new white-label IPTV service created by local cable marketing organization DNMG in partnership with set-top box provider ABox42 and OTT white label service provider Zattoo. Abox42 is supplying its M20-series smart set-top boxes to enable content to be delivered to the TV screen, while […]

Technologists discuss first- and second-screen TV advancements

Executives from set-top maker ABOX42, security specialist Verimatrix and online technology specialist Zattoo joined together yesterday to discuss the challenges facing operators as they move to the latest-generation of TV solutions. Speaking at the OTT/ IPTV industry breakfast briefing at the Crowne Plaza hotel in London’s Docklands yesterday, Matthias Greve, CEO of ABOX42, which specialises […]

Zattoo to manage multiscreen IPTV for Telecom Liechtenstein

Swiss-based online TV service provider Zattoo is set to roll out an end-to-end multiscreen TV service deployment for its first IPTV customer, Telecom Liechtenstein, in the second half of 2014. Zattoo will develop, host and manage the multiscreen IPTV service for the operator, taking care of the full technical implementation and operations. This includes: satellite […]