Cignal

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Cignal
IndustrySatellite television
FoundedFebruary 1, 2009; 10 years ago (2009-02-01)
Area served
Philippines
Key people
Jane Basas (President)
Oscar Reyes, Jr. (COO)
OwnerCignal TV Inc. (a subsidiary of MediaQuest Holdings)
ParentPLDT
Websitecignal.tv

Cignal (pronounced as signal) is a Philippine satellite television and IPTV provider, owned by Cignal TV Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of the MediaQuest Holdings Inc. under the PLDT Beneficial Trust Fund.[1]

Cignal's prepaid electronic loading system is powered by Smart Communications, Inc.[2] Cignal uses VideoGuard encryption system to protect its content from signal piracy. It uses the SES-7 satellite to provide optimal coverage directly to the target markets.[3]

Cignal Digital TV 2009 to 2013 logo

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Cignal ownership: http://businessmirror.com.ph/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=5503:mediaquest-moves-direct-satellite-service-offer-deadline&catid=24:companies&Itemid=59
  2. ^ Cignal uses Smart's loading technology: http://www.mb.com.ph/issues/2009/02/05/INFO20090205147103.html. Retrieved February 24, 2009. Missing or empty |title= (help)[dead link]
  3. ^ Cignal uses NSS-11 satellite, not Agila 2: http://businessmirror.com.ph/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=5503:mediaquest-moves-direct-satellite-service-offer-deadline&catid=24:companies&Itemid=59