08.21 Europe/London, August 12, 2011 By Robert Briel

Kabel BW has signed a long-term distribution deal with the ProSiebenSat.1 Group, which includes carriage of the HD versions of ProSieben, Sat.1, Kabel eins and Sixx.

The new agreement also secures analogue distribution of the four channels in its basic tier as well as digital simulcast in SD of Sat.1 HD, ProSieben HD, Kabel eins HD and Sixx HD as soon as August 15.

Programming from the ProSiebenSat.1 Group will also be made available in the cablerís VOD service, the Kabel BW Videothek.

The deal also covers digital distribution of the Groupís two premium channels, Sat.1 Comedy and Kabel eins Classics.