Half of the new internet customers of Kabel Deutschland now opt for the high-speed access with a data rate of 100Mps, Germany’s largest cable operator reported at the presentation of its business figures for the period between April 1, 2013 and March 31, 2014.
Germany’s national telco Deutsche Telekom has gained 78,000 new customers for its domestic IPTV platform Entertain in Q1 2014, marking a stronger growth than in Q1 2013 when 70,000 new customers were added.
Switzerland’s largest cable operator UPC Cablecom has recorded growing interest in its triple play services TV, internet and telephony in Q1 2014.
German cable operator Unitymedia Kabel BW reports growing demand for its multimedia box horizon in Q1 2014 with more than 40,000 new customers having opted for the device which acts as the central hub for providing the household with media content.
HD+, the fee-based platform with the HD versions of commercial free-to-air channels for German DTH satellite households on Astra (19.2° East), has increased its customer number to 1.5 million on March 31, 2014.