Canal Digital chooses Better Software Group

February 2018

General description

Canal Digital chooses Better Software Group for building together “state-of-the-art” TV experience for TVEverywhere applications

Canal Digital is a wholly owned subsidiary of Telenor, with headquarters at Fornebu, Oslo. The Canal Digital Brand is used by both our Nordic satellite TV operations and by Telenor’s cable TV operations in Norway.

What was achieved

Canal Digital AS is the leading satellite TV distributor in the Nordics, serving close to 900.000 households in Norway, Sweden, Denmark, and Finland. The service portfolio comprises more than 130 linear TV channels distributed over satellite as well as an interactive streaming service delivered over the internet. We use modern technology and have a pragmatic attitude towards utilizing new technology, standards, and tools/framework. We are focusing on open-source solutions combined with solutions from market leading vendors.

Canal Digital has a strong HD position (was among the first to launch the cutting-edge broadcast technology during the FIFA World Championship June 2006) and presented 3D-content already in 2010. Through the service Canal Digital GO, the company offers video on demand (VOD) and Web TV.”