Orion Group of Companies
Services package for TV channels and operators
Channel distribution to cable networks
● Increasing the portfolio of TV channels in the cable-television system. This includes over 30 television distribution channels by a group of companies “Orion”
● Launching the cloud platform of Orion Play, as well as forming and managing content
● Launching the service PlayOut for TV channels in standard Ultra HD
● “Orion” was included in the TOP 25 biggest telecommunication companies in Russia
● Playout service launch for international broadcasters
● HbbTV-services and direct broadcast satellite launch
● Opening of “Orion Connect” call center that serves subscriber base of “Telekarta” and provides services for external clients
● More than 3,15 million of subscribers are brought in
● B2B growth – more than 300 channels on the platform
● Orion serves as a technical platform for Georgian operator SuperTV
● More than 2,95 million of subscribers are brought in
● “Telekarta Online” service is launched
● Speedy progress of DTH project – more than 2 million of subscribers are brought in
● Satellite broadcasting from 3 spacecrafts: Intelsat 15, Express AM3, Horisons 2
● Far East spacecraft replacement for Express AM5
● 537 thousand of subscribers are brought in
● Satellite broadcasting from 2 spacecrafts: Intelsat 15, Express AM3
● Subscribers transferred from Express AM2 due to breakdown
● Start of providing DTH services – satellite broadcasting from Express AM2
● 152 thousand of subscribers are brought in
Orion Group of Companies has become a prize winner of the annual award «Consumer Rights and Quality of Service» in nomination of «Retail Services»/ «Best Pay TV». Jury has highly appreciated the best quality provided by “Telekarta” to the millions of subscribers across the country.
Orion has become a prize winner of the annual award «Regional development. Best practices for Russia» in nomination of «Internet. Communication. Telecommunication». DTH project driven under Telekarta brand was recognized as an important part of distant regions’ infrastructure.
Orion Group of Companies was awarded in «Best call center» nomination. «Orion Connect» call center was opened in 2016 in Penza and received high marks by the experts.
Orion has won professional National Award for multichannel digital television Big Didgit Award in nomination of «The best solution for TV channels».
Telekarta was awarded by «Trademark #1 in Russia» award in nomination of «Satellite television». Annual award that significantly represents consumers’ trust level for brand and brand valuation exists since 1998 in Russia.
Orion has won «Russian Innovation Time» in nomination of «Technological innovation of the year». Satellite media platform with the widest coverage area and greatest number of broadcasted TV channels was awarded an honor in Dec, 2016.