Paramount renews Arqiva deal
By Chris Dziadul
Published: December 2, 2010 10.47 Europe/London

Paramount UK Partnership has renewed its contract with Arqiva for the provision of uplink and satellite capacity for three Comedy Central channels on the UKs Sky.

Furthermore, it has also added a fourth channel to a bouquet that sees Arqiva distribute Comedy Central Extra to subscribers in Ireland.

The deal sees Arqiva also providing a Remote playout and Distribution based Disaster Recovery System. Arqiva provides management and distribution of over 400 TV channels to over 30 international platforms.

It also oversees the transmission of the UKs entire terrestrial TV network.