Vodafone Deutschland will carry out its second pilot project for the switch-off of the analogue TV and radio channels on its cable network on May 15, 2018 in the Nuremberg region.
German cable operator NetCologne will terminate analogue TV distribution on its network in January 2019. The move will also affect sister company NetAachen.
Dutch telecoms operator VodafoneZiggo is now preparing for analogue switch-off, the company’s CEO Jeroen Hoencamp told newspaper NRC.
Vodafone Deutschland will commence converting its cable network to fully digital TV and radio distribution from summer 2018 on a region-by-region basis.
German cable operator wilhelm.tel will terminate analogue TV carriage across its network in northern Germany.
Vodafone Deutschland gears up for analogue switch-off on its cable network (formerly Kabel Deutschland).
Austrian cable operator UPC has converted Vienna and surroundings as the last region to a fully digital TV service, thereby completing the analogue switch-off it commenced across its network in April 2016.
Dutch cable operator Delta, serving the province of Zeeland, is to switch off all analogue television and radio during 2018.
German cable operator Unitymedia will use the capacity vacated by its analogue switch-off in early July 2017 for the carriage of further TV channels.
Austrian cable operator UPC will complete analogue switch-off in late summer 2017 with the transition currently underway in its largest customer region Vienna.