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Dish TV India selects Verimatrix to provide cardless security

Dish TV India has selected Verimatrix to provide cardless security for its service offerings.

Tata Sky selects Irdeto to boost OTT service

Irdeto will enable Tata Sky to not only rapidly re-launch its service but also have the flexibility to adapt it and the biz model to meet changing demands.

Dish TV launches Al-enabled Chatbot to offer customer support

Dish TV has announced the launch of ‘Advanced Dish TV interface’, the world’s first AI-enabled pay TV Chatbot. It is built for issue redressal and service lifecycle management.

DishTV becomes first DTH service brand to be listed on Flipkart

Dish TV has joined hands with Flipkart to bring to its customers a hassle-free Dish TV connection anytime, anywhere, just a click away. It has thus become the first DTH service provider to be listed on Flipkart.

Tata Sky deploys DataMiner NMS/OSS to manage its DTH operations

Tata Sky has deployed Skyline Communications’ DataMiner NMS/OSS to manage its DTH operations.

Dish TV has capex plan of Rs 800 cr in FY18

Dish TV has a capex plan of Rs 800 cr in FY18 even as it is looking to add 1 mn net subscribers during this period. ARPU and content cost is expected to stay flat while revenue could grow between 7% and 8% in FY18.

Jawahar Goel blames broadcasters for creating disparity in pay TV market

In his note to IBF, Jawahar Goel has emphasized on broadcasters providing pay channel content to Freedish and content to OTT platforms at cheaper rates, which is negatively impacting DPOs such as DTH.

Jawahar Goel complains to I&B minister, CCI against Star’s cricket monopoly

In a letter to I&B minister Smriti Irani, CCI and BCCI, Dish TV CMD Jawahar Goel has hit out at Star India for trying to create a monopoly in sports broadcasting that is set to hurt not only distribution platforms such as DTH and cable TV but also consumers. He wants Star to be kept out of the IPL rights as it will lead to an absolute monopoly in cricket broadcasting.

Dish TV appoints Pushkar Singh Kataria as HR chief

Kataria will be responsible for reshaping the organisational design and the rewards structure to reflect the dynamics of the business environment.

‘Administrative issues’ put 37th DD Freedish e-auction in abeyance

DD Freedish has cancelled the 37th e-auction of non-news slots scheduled for 22 August due to administrative issues.