German technology provider WISI and its partner GiaX jointly support the accelerated upgrade of Vodafone Deutschland’s cable networks for Gigabit speeds with their system technology.
Vodafone Deutschland has removed the last analogue TV and radio channels from its cable network in Stendal in Saxony-Anhalt, thus completing analogue switch-off in all 13 served federal states.
German cable operator Unitymedia now also offers internet access with a data rate of up to 1Gbps in Mannheim and Heilbronn.
German cable operator Tele Columbus wants to offer 1Gbps internet access across its cable network in Berlin.
Dutch cable operator Delta has started supplying internet throughout the province of Zeeland with a fibre-optic speed of 1 Gigabit per second over the cable.
The upgrade of German broadband networks to Gigabit speeds has exceeded the mark of 10 million lines at the end of the year.
German cable operator Unitymedia aims to provide over 1.3 million households with its DOCSIS 3.1-based 1Gbps high-speed internet access by the end of 2018, CEO Winni Rapp told Broadband TV News.
Vodafone Deutschland has commenced the rollout of high-speed internet access with a data rate of up to 1Gbps for downloads on its cable network.
German cable operator Unitymedia has launched its first commercial 1Gbps internet service in the town Bochum on May 7, 2018.
German cable operator association FRK has called for open access to be imposed as one of the concessions for regulatory approval of the rumoured acquisition of Liberty Global’s German cable subsidiary Unitymedia by Vodafone.