Tag Archives: caribbean

Barbados FLOW announces end of copper cable and operates exclusively with FTTH

Barbados became the first island in the Caribbean to fully operate with FTTH, according to FLOW, the regional affiliate of the telecommunications company Cable & Wireless. In this way, the replacement of the copper cable with a GPON connection allowed them to make unlimited broadband transmission with high speed and at a lower cost, they [...]

Digicel relies on Sandvine’s network intelligence

Digicel, the Caribbean telecommunications and entertainment company, commissioned Sandvine, a leader in cloud-based applications and network intelligence solutions, with a multi-million dollar commission to boost its new proposition. Launched last year, it offers personalized digital experiences with a suite of healthy life, news, music, and messaging apps, among others. For the past eight years, the [...]

ViacomCBS taps IMS as exclusive Pluto TV marketing representative in some Latin American countries

ViacomCBS Networks Americas has announced this last Monday, March 8th, an agreement with Internet Media Services (IMS – Aleph Holding) to add ViacomCBS’s AVOD OTT Pluto TV, officially launched in Latin America last year, into its commercial partners ecosystem for some markets in the region. This way, IMS will exclusively represent Pluto TV in several [...]

HBO Max to be launched in Latin America in June this year

WarnerMedia (AT&T) has confirmed this Thursday, February 11th, that HBO Max, its new SVOD OTT, will finally be launched in 39 countries in Latin America and the Caribbean at the end of June. With its arrival at Latin America, HBO Max begins its international expansion, after having been officially launched in the US,  in late [...]

Global Sports Rights Management expands Brasileirão’s distribution in the Caribbean with Flow Sports

Global Sports Rights Management (GSRM), the company that holds international rights of series A and B of the Professional Brazilian Football League -better known as Brasileirão-, to be broadcast on FTA TV, pay TV, pay-per-view and OTT , has announced a distribution agreement with Flow Sports for three seasons (2020-2022). Through the agreement, the sports [...]

Castalia Communications launches Europa+ in Latin America and the Caribbean

Castalia Communications Corporations launched the SVOD OTT Europa+, focused on European content, in Latin American and Caribbean countries, in partnership with the Mexican investment fund Innokap. As detailed, it is possible to access the platform’s catalog for a USD 5.99 monthly subscription. Europa+ content catalog is available without advertising, and offers more than 1,500 hours [...]

HBO Extras launches new user interface in Latin America and the Caribbean

HBO announced yesterday the launch of the new user interface on its HBO Extras app, which gives its clients in Latin America and the Caribbean the opportunity to immerse themselves in HBOs storylines, through a curated entertainment experience that goes beyond the traditional screen. The new interface will launch this coming Sunday, August 16th, along [...]

HBO to produce six new titles in Brazil for Latin America

HBO has announced six new Brazilian titles, with distribution for Latin America and the Caribbean including three new original productions that are already in development. They are Area de serviço; O amor segundo Buenos Aires and O beijo adolescente. In addition, HBO Latin America announced three co-productions, already approved by the National Film Agency (Ancine). [...]

Setar from Aruba deploys Nordija’s interactive TV platform

Denmark-based global technology middleware provider Nordija has strengthened its presence in the Caribbean and Latin American market by delivering a fully integrated, end-to-end IPTV solution to Aruban operator Setar. According to what they officially reported from Nordija, the operator offers the highest internet speed on the island. Apart from telephony, its offer includes more than [...]

SportsMax powers live sports streaming with Harmonic

US company Harmonic announced that SportsMax, leading sports channel in the Caribbean an a subsidiary of the Digicel Group, is using Harmonics VOS 360  live streaming platform for the recently launched SportsMax app. SportsMax app broadcasts several sports competitions, such as the English Premier League; NBA (US basketball league); tournaments developed in the Caribbean, like [...]