Telecom Italia Media: Signs two new multi-year hosting agreements on the digital terrestrial multiplexes of its subsidiary TIMB

01/28/2011 - 07:00 PM

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Telecom Italia Media announces that its subsidiary Telecom Italia Media Broadcasting has signed two new digital terrestrial bandwidth hosting agreements with HSE24 (Home Shopping Europe) and RTL 102.5.

The HSE24 agreement marks the return to Italy of one of the most important European Television Group. The contract is effective from 15 January 2011 and will run for six years with an option for a further six years and provides 3 Mbps of DTT transmission capacity.

RTL 102.5 is one of Italy's biggest radio stations and the first to enter radiovision broadcasting market. The agreement begins next 1 April 2011 with a five year term and renewal option, with use of 3 Mbps of DTT transmission capacity.

The acquisition of these important new clients again demonstrates the ability of Telecom Italia Media and its network operator TIMB to adjust to a rapidly changing environment and quickly replace digital customers with new DTT content providers and fully exploit its digital multiplex capacity.



Rome, 28 January 2011