Category: IPTV

Claro to expand FTTH network in Puerto Rico

Claro (America Movil) from Puerto Rico announced an investment plan in infrastructure that includes the modernization of its mobile network, the use of carrier aggregation technology and the expansion of its FTTH network.   According to the President and CEO of the company, Enrique Ortíz de Montellano, the operator is “bringing fiber optics to the [...]

Totalplay selects Verimatrix to secure IPTV, OTT services

Mexican triple play operator Totalplay (Grupo Salinas) has selected Verimatrix Video Content Authority System (VCAS) platform to align with its network upgrade roadmap, which includes securing its On Demand service and supporting its IPTV and 4K/HEVC expansion plans.   In a press release, Verimatrix explained that the VCAS architecture uniquely provides the security infrastructure, tools [...]

Totalplay launches video game streaming platform in Mexico

Mexican triple-play operator Totalplay (Grupo Salinas) has launched Gamefly, a new video game streaming service with over 30 video games for a monthly fee of MX$ 159 (USD 8.9).   Pay TV users have access to the service through the main menu. Gamefly supports most major controls, such as Xbox 360 with USB port and Logitech F310, with [...]

GlobalNet expects to hit 100,000 IPTV subscribers in two years

The Colombian company GlobalNet launched early this month the IPTV service GlobalPlay. The implementation was carried out by the company VectorMAX. The CEO of GlobalNet, Luis Redondo, told NexTV Latam News that the company is expecting to have about 100,000 subscribers in two years. However, Rendondo said that the Colombian Market is saturated but is [...]

Totalplay enters the online gaming market

  Mexican pay TV operator Totalplay (Grupo Salinas) will enter the online gaming market. The CEO of the company, Eduardo Kuri, told Milenio newspaper that a very innovative video game system will be launched in one month, and it will be available for all pay TV subscribers.   We will offer high quality games at [...]

The QYOU enters Mexican market with Totalplay

  The QYOU, an entertainment company focused on the curation and programming of short-form video content, has announced a partnership with Totalplay to offer its content though the operators IPTV platform.   The deals marks The QYOUs entry into the Latin American market. The company offers a line-up of internet content that include a range [...]

Totalplay expands FTTH network to six million homes in Mexico

  Mexican triple-play operator Totalplay (Grupo Salinas) has announced that its FTTH network is available to six million households across 20 cities.   The expansion plan was announced in February 2015. In less than 18 months and after a USD 400 million investment, the company tripled the coverage and reached 450,000 subscribers, informed the company [...]

Digicel strikes deal with Flow Sports

  From 1 August, Digicel Play will add the channel Flow Sports (Cable & Wireless) to its line-up of content throughout all of its TV markets in the Caribbean.   The sport channel has the TV rights to the Premier League matches, and it also offers contents from the FA Cup and the Bundesliga, among [...]

Digicel selects Agama for video service assurance

  Agama Technologies has announced that Jamaica-based Digicel Group has selected Agama to provide its end-to-end DTV monitoring solution.   This solution covers the complete end-to-end hybrid IP/cable TV and OTT service distribution for linear and VoD services. It will enable Digicel to efficiently manage and operate its video services as these are rolled out [...]

Iptel from Argentina to expand its coverage for triple play

  Telecommunications company Iptel from Argentina announced through a press release that it will invest more than USD 6 million over the next five years to expand its coverage to more than 150,000 households and provide triple play plans (IPTV, 1Gb broadband internet and fixed telephony) and the development of its Video on Demand (VOD) [...]