STV (OAO "Sputnikovoye televideniye") is the undisputed leader of the Russian Direct-to-Operate market. Since its foundation in 2013, STV has been providing a full range of services for the formation and delivery of television and radio signals to pay TV operators throughout Russia, and also offers life-cycle support for the TV channel, from the creation of a program grid to 24/7 broadcast monitoring.
The key advantages of the company are the unique coverage area for the signal, the latest equipment and technologies, a professional team of experienced specialists. With the help of STV, your technological processes will be logically constructed, well executed and justified from the point of view of economic efficiency.
Broadcasting is carried out from three spacecraft: ABS-2A (in orbital position 75 ° E), Express-AT1 (56 ° E) and Express-AT2 (140 ° E). This allows providing a signal for about 98% of the Russian Federation territory, what has no analogues in the Russian market. The signal is transmitted not only via satellite: the operator has the resources for terrestrial signal delivery to any point of the world via fiber or IP, including at high speed using CDN technology.
As part of the Playout service, the company offers a full range of works for the preparation and round-the-clock broadcasting of TV channels:
Current and operational scheduling of the channel grid;
Preparation, processing, import of play-lists;
Digitization and storage of content;
Inserting video materials in real time;
Provision of a TV channel in 24/7 mode;
Realization of live broadcasts;
Recording of TV channel broadcasting with the option of its store;
Emergency reservation of broadcasting.
Formation of the program grid takes place on the most modern equipment, with the provision of airtime the latest technologies are used. STV specialists will help to solve any technical issues related to the image format, sound quality, image dissection frequency, etc. The operator staff performs the work on the requests of the highest level of complexity.
STV is not just a successful business; the mission of the company is to use all possible resources for the development of the telecommunications industry in Russia. And we are proud to note that our partners share this desire. To date, the largest Russian and foreign production television companies have signed long-term contracts with STV. Our key partners are the media holding VGTRK, OAO "DTV", AO "Telekompaniya NTV", Fox Networks Group, Russian Media Group and others.
As of January 1, 2017, the company provides signal delivery of more than 100 TV channels and radio stations. Thanks to STV services, about 99% of cable operators across the country are able to retranslate a television picture of excellent quality, thereby increasing the reach of the audience and the attractiveness of the TV channels themselves.
The work of the operator has already received high praise from the professional community: the main prize of the international exhibition IBC-2014 (Netherlands) in the nomination "Broadcasting complex 2014", the official prize of the exhibition SatComRus-2014 (Russia) "For a successful Start-Up", the premium "Import substitution-2016 ".
Awards and achievements
Grand prix in nomination «BROADCASTING COMPLEX 2014» within the framework of the international exhibition IBC-2014 (Netherlands)
Official prize « FOR A SUCCESSFUL START-UP» within the framework of the exhibition SATCOMRUS-2014 (Russia)Official premium "IMPORT SUBSTITUTION-2016"