Slovak Telecom contracts Alcatel for IPTV rollout

12 Apr 2006

Slovakian telco Slovak Telecom has selected French equipment vendor Alcatel as the supplier for a rollout of IPTV services. The service will include broadcast TV and video-on-demand via broadband. A trial service is scheduled to start in the third quarter of this year with full commercial deployment expected by 2007. Alcatel will provide services integration, based on the Microsoft TV IPTV Edition software platform.