Germany’s largest cable operator Kabel Deutschland has reported 108,000 new contracts for its internet service and 98,000 new telephony contracts in Q2 2014/15 (September 30, 2014).
Switzerland’s national telco Swisscom has increased the customer figure of its domestic IPTV platform Swisscom TV by 34,000 to a total of 1.13 million customers.
Austria’s largest cable operator UPC Austria has acquired 8,100 new internet customers in Q3 2014.
Internet access was the main growth driver at Switzerland’s largest cable operator UPC Cablecom in Q3 2014.
German cable operator Unitymedia Kabel BW has won 39,000 new customers for its multimedia box Horizon in Q3 2014 – an increase by 5,000 customers compared with Q2 2014.
HD+, the subscription platform with the HD versions of commercial free-to-air channels for DTH satellite households in Germany on Astra (19.2° East), has increased its customer figure to 1.59 million five years after its launch.
The Swiss cable operators have won a total of 100,300 new internet customers in the past 12 months.
Germany’s largest cable operator Kabel Deutschland has increased its turnover in the three months until June 30, 2014 by 5.8% compared with last year’s quarter and added 83,000 new customers.
HD+, the fee-based satellite platform carrying the HD versions of commercial TV channels for German DTH households on Astra (19.2° East), has won 47,089 new paying customers in Q2 2014.
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.