CANTV outlines IPTV plans

1 Jun 2010

State-owned telco CANTV has inked a deal with China Digital TV for the provision of an IPTV system. Testing of the service is expected to begin in the third quarter of this year ahead of a full launch in early 2011, and looking further ahead CANTV hopes for nationwide coverage and more than 600,000 subscribers by 2015. Under the terms of the deal China Digital TV will provide a conditional access system, a subscriber management system and electronic programme guides. No financial details were disclosed.

Venezuela, CANTV