Reasons for scrambling Super Tennis

Released: May 13, 2011, 12:51 Yesterday | Author: editor

The Italian sports channel super Tennis encoded the May 8, 2011 its satellite signal on the satellite Hot Bird 8 (13 ° E) freq at 12.245 GHz, pol H SR 27500, FEC 3 / 4, DVB-S/QPSK Viaccess conditional access system PC 4.0.

The reason for limiting the availability of programs, Super Tennis is a tennis tournament of the WTA International BNL d'Italia in 2011 launched September 5, 2011 in Rome. The broadcaster won the rights to broadcast only in Italy and therefore had to be to scramble the satellite signal covers the whole of Europe, Middle East and North Africa.

Sporting Event ends May 16, 2011, but the signal strength was odkódován now.

Super Tennis Channel had to encode its broadcasts on the satellite Hot Bird (13 ° E) several times. It has always been due to broadcast rights. As a conditional access system was selected *** VideoGuard, which allow the monitoring program, Sky Italia subscribers. Last encode Super Tennis was held in another system - Viaccess PC 4.0. Sky Italia subscribers still have access to the broadcasting station. The operator launched its distribution on the frequency 12.207 GHz, pol H SR 29900, FEC 3 / 4, DVB-S/QPSK, which is permanently encrypted NDS VideoGuard.

The whole event raised a number of reactions. Author's rights to broadcast the tournament was the Italian Tennis Federation and Super Tennis. The agreement was signed at the last minute.

Super Tennis is a free channel, which broadcasts through digital terrestrial transmitters in Italy. Satellite signal allows monitoring programs in those areas not covered by the DVB-T. It is also possible to watch broadcasts via satellite throughout Europe.