Polish CATV operator Toya has signed a deal with digital TV conditional access technology specialist Conax for the delivery of its Conax CAS7 system for Toyas digital Pay-TV platform.

Toya, in the top five Polish cable MSOs will also use set-top-boxes from Global Technologies, incorporating Iwedia Technologies middleware. The installation of the system is planned to take place in July of 2006. Toya intends to launch between 40 and 50 digital channels in September 2006.

"Eastern Europe and Poland are important high-growth markets, where Conax has a strong presence serving a number of clients with robust security technology, enabling them to maximise their revenues," noted Geir Bjrndal, COO and VP Sales and Marketing, Conax.