PPS launches catch-up TV data for EPGs

By Robert Briel | May 26, 2009

ANGA CABLE 2009 – COLOGNE. The German TV listings provider Presse-Programm-Service (PPS) from Berlin has announced it will be the first on the market to provide EPG data for catch-up TV programmes.

The B2B service provider will supply information on the various online on-demand services from both public and private broadcasters, including ARD, ZDF, arte, Phoenix, RTL, Sat.1 and ProSieben. The information will be continuously updated.

PPS also supplies direct links to the online video streams, in addition to the regular metadata of each programme such as content, credits, duration, genre classification and other information.