Billions in contract between Telekom and ZDF
Telecom was commissioned by ZDF with a major order worth around 1.1 billion marks. The contract runs until 2006.
The major order includes the provision of television line networks and transmission systems to supply Germany with the ZDF program and the line networks for communication and program exchange. According to ZDF, the contract forms the basis for entry into digital terrestrial television in Germany. In this way, ZDF wants to develop new digital and multimedia formats together with Telekom.