Eutelsat launches Cirrus OTT platform
Advanced Television | Chris Forrester | March 12, 2019
Eutelsat has used the CabSat show in Dubai to launch Cirrus, a hybrid satellite plus OTT delivery of programming and channels.
Eutelsat has signed up its first customer, MondoGlobo/MCNC, which will deliver its Telearabia PRO bundle to users, initially to a group of London hotels.
Mondo Globo’s new TV platform of Arabic-language SD channels, specifically targets the European hospitality sector. It comprises six premium Arabic lifestyle and entertainment channels, including three MBC Group channels. Fully-assembled through Eutelsat Cirrus, the platform is available on Eutelsat’s Hotbird neighbourhood located at 13° East and features live channel broadcasting, channel numbering, programme information and content security.