digitisation
Cable operators contest Govt claim of 55% digitisation?blur=25

Cable operators say that the Government data also includes DTH figures; they maintain that only 30-35% of the STB installation has been done so far

Abid Hasan Mar 5, 2013 7:55 PM

Content consumption platforms have changed: Experts?blur=25

With multiple platforms available today at his disposal, consumer is the new king, even as content has become the servant, say industry experts

Abid Hasan Mar 1, 2013 10:01 PM

“DAS Phase I over, but consumers remain untouched”?blur=25

Ashok Venkatramani, CEO, MCCS takes a reality check on the digitisation process in India & lists out the ground realities for broadcasters & consumers

Abid Hasan Mar 1, 2013 7:27 PM

DAS Phase II: LCOs switching off channels to create demand?blur=25

In a move to tackle customer apathy towards installing STBs, LCOs in Rajasthan have taken to switching off channels to generate demand for STBs

Abid Hasan Feb 28, 2013 8:37 PM

TRAI seeks status on subscriber management system from MSOs?blur=25

As per Quality of Service rules of TRAI, MSOs are required to maintain details of the subscribers in DAS areas, along with their choice of services

exchange4media Staff Feb 26, 2013 6:57 PM

DAS Phase II hits a Chinese speed bump?blur=25

A 25-day strike in a STB manufacturing company in China has hampered its supply, leading to fears of postponement of DAS Phase II deadline

Abid Hasan Feb 19, 2013 4:03 AM

DAS Phase II: LCOs in Gujarat want deadline postponed?blur=25

With just 45 days left, LCOs are finding it difficult to complete the STB installation process and there are growing calls to postpone the deadline

Abid Hasan Feb 13, 2013 8:41 PM

Customer unwillingness hampers STB seeding in Maharashtra?blur=25

About 30%-40% of STB installation has been done in nine cities of Maharashtra. LCOs & MSOs fear that customer apathy might delay digitisation process

Abid Hasan Feb 5, 2013 10:25 PM

I&B Minister pushes for an over-arching regulatory architecture?blur=25

I&B Minister Manish Tewari said a mechanism is needed to address issues related to convergence across media, entertainment & telecom

exchange4media Staff Feb 4, 2013 8:35 PM

I&B Minister pushes for an over-arching regulatory architecture?blur=25

I&B Minister Manish Tewari said a mechanism is needed to address issues related to convergence across media, entertainment & telecom

exchange4media Staff Feb 4, 2013 8:35 PM

I&B Minister pushes for an over-arching regulatory architecture?blur=25

I&B Minister Manish Tewari said a mechanism is needed to address issues related to convergence across media, entertainment & telecom

exchange4media Staff Feb 4, 2013 8:34 PM

Dish TV Q3 FY13 growth remains sluggish?blur=25

The DTH operator has recorded a net loss in Q3 at Rs 449 mn; EBITDA declined 12 per cent QoQ to Rs 1.38 bn

exchange4media Staff Jan 23, 2013 7:16 PM

Lack of awareness plagues UP’s DAS march?blur=25

Lucknow, Varanasi, Agra, Allahabad, Kanpur, Meerut & Ghaziabad are moving towards digitisation amid concerns about timely STB installations

Abid Hasan Jan 22, 2013 7:07 PM

DAS Phase II: MIB confident of meeting deadline?blur=25

I&B Secy Uday Kumar Varma says that 16 mn STBs would be required to digitise the 38 cities, of which 6 mn TV sets are already digitised

exchange4media Staff Jan 21, 2013 6:43 PM

Why Kolkata missed the DAS deadline thrice??blur=25

Along with scarcity of STBs, Kolkata is plagued with law and order problem, and a tussle between the Central and State Governments

Abid Hasan Jan 9, 2013 6:50 PM

Quick five with Uday Verma on DAS Phase II?blur=25

I&B Secretary Uday Kumar Verma is confident of meeting the Phase II DAS deadline and says that most problems faced in Phase I have been ironed out

Abid Hasan Dec 27, 2012 6:34 PM

Quick Five with DigiCable’s Sisir Pillai?blur=25

DigiCable’s Chief Strategy Officer feels that the challenges are immense in DAS Phase II since the coverage area is much larger than Phase I

Abid Hasan Dec 21, 2012 9:17 PM

Quick five with Debarpita Banerjee on Nat Geo Wild?blur=25

“Post digitisation, the scope has increased for niche channels,” says the VP, Mktg & Communication, NGC Networks & Fox Int'l Channels

Synjini Nandi Dec 20, 2012 4:46 AM

“Even channels packages due to DAS will impact viewership”?blur=25

Ajay Chacko, President, A+E Networks|TV 18 explains that the bigger impact of digitisation addressability will come from the smaller details

Noor Fathima Warsia Dec 18, 2012 8:00 PM

Ministry seeks TRAI’s view on govt's foray into b'casting?blur=25

In 2008, TRAI had suggested that the state government and its constituents may not be permitted to enter into broadcasting

Abid Hasan Dec 18, 2012 7:09 PM