Johannes Hahn, European Commissioner for Regional Policy, visited Televes headquarters yesterday and received a guided tour of the fully automated manufacturing line that Televes has deployed for the production of their range of DTT antennas, which received funding from the European Regional Development Fund (ERDF).
The Commissioner was accompanied by Carmen Vela, Spanish Secretary of State for Research and Development; Elena MuĂ±oz, Revenue Services Regional Minister, and Francisco Conde, Industry and Economic Regional Minister. The group was conducted throughout the facilities by Santiago Rey, Televes General Manager; JosĂ© Luis FernĂĄndez Carnero, Director of Strategic Planning, and Sergio Martin, Communications Manager.
During the visit, Santiago Rey stressed the importance of ERDF[...]
One of the most prestigious specialist magazines in satellite TV reception in Germany has certified the excellent quality of the range of QSD dishes. The Satellit Emfang + Technik magazine awarded this Televes product 88 points out of a possible 100, giving it a rating of âvery goodâ.
Satellitâs analysis focuses on the QSD 75 model and highlights its main virtues as its finish, easy installation and the signal reception quality it provides. The report published in the magazine includes the conclusions of the analysis of two other dishes of similar characteristics from another two prestigious manufacturers. These products obtained ratings of 86 and 85 points, i.e. lower than the Televes QSD, which comes out on top in the comparison.
QSD is the premium line in the range of Televes [...]
The United Kingdom has become Televesâ third largest export market, thanks to the success of the companyâs UK subsidiary (Televes UK) in the sale of RF filters, which prevent potential interference in the home between new generation mobile signals (4G) and digital terrestrial television (DTT).
Televes recently took part in London in an encounter for companies with a presence in the UK market promoted by the Regional Government of Galicia. At this forum it was revealed that the UK is an increasingly important destination for Galician exports, showing an increase of 24% so far in 2013. Companies like Televes play a crucial role in the penetration of Spanish companies in this countryâs markets, as a company which has been operating in the UK for more than two decades.
Televes UK (TUK)[...]
Taking a further step in its positioning as technology supplier for the Hospitality sector (hotels, residencies and tourism services), Televes plans to take part in the 14th Hotel Show (www.thehotelshow.com), to be held from 28 to 30 September at the World Trade Centre in Dubai.
This event is the largest in the sector in the Middle East, Africa and South Asia, and Televes will have its own stand to present state-of-the-art technological solutions for the distribution of television signals on IP (IPTV). The company also plans to exhibit the latest internationally acclaimed T.0X headend distribution models, with satellite and IP transmodulators to COFDM, and to present its solutions for digital signage, which are totally flexible regarding the userâs requirements.
Â The Hospitality secto[...]
The numerous and demanding professionals that attended the Cologne Expo from 4th to 6th June, at the 2013 edition of ANGACOM (formerly ANGA Cable) gave a warm reception to the Connected Home concept presented by Televes. This visionary platform uses a state-of-the-art console to control a wide range of services adapted to the each userâs individual needs, paying special attention to the Sociomedical Teleprevention application, developed to attend to the needs of the elderly at home and thus allowing them to lead an independent life.
At the event in Cologne, Televes also presented leading solutions for professional telecommunications installers and integrators. Causing a real impact was the functionality of the H30 pocket field strength meter that allows remote access and control via the[...]
Televes Corporation has appointed Matthias Dienst as the new Managing Director of Televes Deutschland GmbH, the Groupâs Germany subsidiary. Dienst, who has extensive experience in the sector, will lead TelevĂ©sâ growth strategy in the German market, considered strategic in the Companyâs development plans. Dienst is joining Televes on 11th June.
The growth of the German subsidiary will be based on TelevĂ©sâ classic product lines, such as radio-television signal reception and distribution equipment, but also on new products, such as IP solutions. Another of Dienstâs priorities will be to develop the distributors network and professional customer support; to establish additional sales channels; to implement innovative marketing plans, and to actively participate in benchmark organi[...]
For another year running, Televes will take part in ANGACOM (former ANGA Cable), the true European reference for Broadband, Cable and Satelliite sectors in Europa, taking place between the 4-6th of June in Cologne (Germany). This time, the Company will present its vision of the future Connected Home, consisting of a state-of-the-art central console system controlling a full array of services that can be moduled to the needs of the home user. Special attention will be given to the innovative Proactive Socio-Medical Prevention application, peace of mind for those with loved elders living independently.
Televes will also show the newest product and solution releases, all oriented to the professional installer of TV and broadband services, as well as the content and network operators.
Televes, a global leader in telecommunications distribution and test equipment, continues its commitment to growth in the US market with the appointment of Steve Strong, P.E. as the new Chief Operating Officer of Televes USA. Mr. Strong will coordinate engineering, marketing, and business development efforts for the US subsidiary.
Mr. Strong will bring more than 20 years of experience in the communications industry to help grow the Televes brand in the US. In his new role, Mr. Strong will work closely with Javier Ruano, General Manager of Televes USA as well as the executive, engineering, sales, and marketing teams at the parent company to develop new equipment and to tailor existing Televes products as needed for the US market.
Steve Strong says: âThis is an exciting time for Televes [...]
Televes has been selected to test its Digital Building and Home solutions on BonFIRE, the largest Cloud Test Platform in Europe, to carry out large-scale business-oriented experiments and tests.
The BonFIRE Project (www.bonfire-project.eu) has a budget of around eight million Euros, and is financed by the European Unionâs Seventh Framework Programme on Research and Technological Development. It receives participation from important multinationals, supercomputing centres and universities from ten European countries.
Televesâ participation in the project will allow large-scale testing of its Digital Building and Digital Home solutions, as well as contributing to the actual development of this powerful cloud test platform.
The objective of the testing to be carried out by the company i[...]
Televes Corporationâs UK subsidiary (Televes UK) today announced it is one of the companies who will supply high quality RF filters to at800 to help mitigate potential interference to terrestrial digital TV reception from 4G mobile phone services that will soon launch at 800 MHz.
at800 is the consumer brand of Digital Mobile Services Limited, the organisation responsible for ensuring UK viewers continue to receive free-to-air television when 4G mobile services at 800 MHz are launched later this year.
Ofcom âthe independent regulator and competition authority for the UK communications industriesâ has estimated that up to 10% of UK households may require help to ensure their TV signal remains clear when 4G services launch in their area. Â Viewers most at risk of seeing problems wit[...]