July 25, 2017 6:58 AM ET


Company Overview of Cable Onda, S.A.

Company Overview

Cable Onda, S.A. provides television, Internet, and telephony services for residential, corporate, and SME customers in Panama. It offers digital television, pay per view, free content video on demand, high definition, and DVR service products. The company is based in Panama City, Panama. Cable Onda, S.A. is a subsidiary of Medcom Holdings, Inc.

Edificio Cable Onda



2,125 Employees



Key Executives for Cable Onda, S.A.

Chief Executive Officer
Age: 46
Director of Finance and Administration
Age: 43
Director of Operations
Age: 46
Treasurer and Director
Age: 45
Secretary and Director
Age: 44
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2017.

Cable Onda, S.A. Key Developments

Cable Onda Agrees to Expand TiVo Corporation's offerings to Subscribers in Panama

TiVo Corporation announced that Cable Onda has agreed to expand its offerings and will soon offer its customers the latest TiVo Gateway DVR solution. With the TiVo Gateway DVR, customers in Panama will have access to TiVo’s multi-room solution that complements Cable Onda’s TV offerings with available over-the-top (OTT) content, including Netflix, YouTube and hundreds of additional apps. Existing Passport Guide customers will also get a major upgrade, enhanced with a video on demand (VOD) Discovery Dashboard, restart/replay and network DVR. The combination of both solutions, TiVo’s Gateway DVR and Discovery Dashboard, enables Cable Onda to serve current subscribers as well as attract new customers with a higher level of service. TiVo’s Gateway DVR offers a 4K UHD multi-room solution for DVR, tablets and smartphones that makes it easier for binge-watching, entertainment fanatics to find and enjoy their favorite shows and movies, across all their content sources, live or on-the-go. Cable Onda will also have additional features on Passport, including restart/replay capabilities and network DVR, which will complement time-shifting across Cable Onda’s entire service offering. On Passport, the Discovery Dashboard also offers enhanced VOD discovery experiences with a graphically-rich user interface that allows viewers to browse the most popular content by genre.

Panama Government Awards Public Wi-Fi Project to Cable Onda, Cable & Wireless Panama and Liberty Technologies

Panama's government innovation authority (AIG) has awarded contracts for a public Wi-Fi network to telcos Cable Onda, Cable & Wireless Panama and Liberty Technologies. The four-year contracts are worth a total of $21.6 million. Dubbed Internet 2.0, the new public Wi-Fi network is aimed at expanding the existing network by 60% to 1,320 hotspots with minimum speeds of 2Mbps. The current network covers 2.7 million users and the idea is to reach 80% of the population by 2019 from the current 42.9%. The new Wi-Fi locations cover areas that are remote or rural, have dense populations or are frequented by students and SMEs.

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