Tag Archives: Totalplay

Totalplay signs deal with Stingray

Mexican operator Totalplay (Grupo Salinas) has signed a multi-product deal with Stingray for 13 music services. The offer includes streaming audio and video, TV channels, video content in 4K UHD, VOD and mobile applications with several musical genres. The service package includes Stingray Music, with 50 digital audio channels; Qello Concerts, the concert and musical [...]

France 24 launches Spanish-language channel in Mexico

France 24 launched its new Spanish-language channel in Mexico, which is now available in triple-play operator TotalPlay and Canal Catorce of the State Public Broadcasting System. France 24 en Español launched in Latin America on September 26 and it already reaches about 13 million homes in the region. Marie-Christine Saragosse, President and CEO of France [...]

NexTV Mexico: Operators see OTT services as a complement to traditional pay TV

NexTV Mexico & Central America gathered on October 3 & 4 at the Presidente Intercontinental hotel in Mexico City, the key players of the market to discuss the pay TV transformation and the integration with OTT services, among other topics. During the first day of the event, executives of pay TV operators Totalplay and Ultravisión, [...]

NexTV Series, the most exclusive conference on the future of TV and OTT, comes to México

NexTV Series Mexico & Central America, the leading conference organized by Dataxis, will gather the main TV, OTT and online video companies around the debate on the future of TV. The 7th edition of the conference will be held on October 3 and 4 at the Presidente Intercontinental hotel in Mexico City. More than 50 [...]

Netgem, ZTE partner to deliver TV solutions in Latin America

Netgem announced a software agreement with ZTE for the delivery of complete TV solutions to operators in Latin America. The partnership starts in Mexico with IPTV operator TotalPlay (Grupo Salinas). Beginning in Q217, ZTE will deliver to Totalplay set-top boxes embedding Netgem middleware software. In a statement, Netgem said it will continue to directly maintain [...]

Totalplay launches ESPNU and SEC Network in Mexico

ESPN International announced the launch of ESPNU and SEC Network on Mexican operator Totalplay, which has presence in more than 20 cities in the country. ESPNU offers 24-hour coverage for college sports and SEC Network targets the coverage of college sports for the Southeastern US Conference.  “ESPNU and SECNetwork offer the best of college sports [...]

Mexican court dismisses IFT’s decision on Televisa’s dominance

According to Reuters, a Mexican court has dismissed the Federal Telecommunications Institute’s decision that declared Grupo Televisa did not have substantial power in pay TV market, two people with knowledge of the matter said on Thursday, last week. This means the telecoms regulator (IFT in Spanish) must make its decision again, said the two people, who declined to [...]

Horror movie channel Morbido TV launches on Totalplay

Morbido TV, the TV channel dedicated to fantastic and horror movies, closed its first distribution deal and will become available on Mexicos Totalplay lineup, said to NexTV News Latam Eduardo Caso, General Manager of IB Broadcasting Company, an AG Studios company.   The channel comes from the renowned international horror and fantasy film festival, Morbido [...]

Crackle launches SVOD service with Totalplay

Video streaming platform Crackle (Sony Pictures Television Networks Latin America) is now available as an authenticated SVOD service for Mexico’s Totalplay subscribers. Sony plans to extend this business model to other pay TV operators in Latin America.   Initially, Crackle was launched in Latin America as free, ad-supported service. Now, it is only available to [...]

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 [...]