Liberty Global’s possible acquisition of Multimedia Polska is unlikely to have a major impact on the Polish cable industry.
It cannot be assumed that service providers will continue to pay increasing fees for sports rights.
Virgin Media has been using a ‘newsroom’ concept to overcome a share of voice challenge.
TDC’s Peter Bukhave Hansen has been telling Cable Congress delegates how the Danish cable operator has been rolling out next generation broadband.
It will be business as usual for Liberty Global in the UK following the Brexit referendum vote.
Cable has a chance of building on the Internet of Things, but at the moment it’s a limited one.
Liberty Global is excited in the prospect of rolling out mobile in various markets in Central and Eastern Europe, and Poland in particular, according to Eric J Tveter, CEO Central Europe Group, Liberty Global.
Listening to a futurologist is always a voyage of discovery; you know that the speaker isn’t directly familiar with the business in the room, but they’ve invariably been invited to shake us up a bit.
The cable industry in Europe is growing, with revenues in 2015 up 7.1% on the previous year, according to IHS statistics released by Cable Europe at Cable Congress in Warsaw.
Discovery Communications has joined both Cable Europe and CTAM Europe as an associate member.