The commercial use of personal data is potentially of huge economic value, with a new Liberty Global report saying that “at a 22% annual growth rate, applying personal data can deliver a €330 billion annual economic benefit for organisations by 2020”.
Dutch cable operator UPC has begun the download of a firmware update for the Horizon set-top boxes already in the market.
Liberty Global has sold over 50,000 Horizon TV subscriptions and had over 125,000 unique online users in the Netherlands since its launch in September.
Subscribers to UPC Cablecom will have online access to significantly more channels than their Dutch counterparts when the Horizon platform is launched in Switzerland early next year.
Telenet has presented a sneak preview of its Yelo TV application, due to launch in early 2013.
CTAM Eurosummit 2012. Dutch UPC customers have surprised the operator with an overwhelming demand for the new Horizon gateway.
Following the introduction of the Horizon TV media gateway, UPC Nederland is now rolling out more features of the Horizon platform.
WATCH VIDEO. Liberty Global and UPC Nederland are officially launching the Horizon gateway this Friday, September 7, commencing rollout in the Netherlands.
thePlatform, the Comcast-owned video management and publishing company, has announced improvements to its mpx video content management system, as customer Liberty Global prepares to roll out its Horizon system in the Netherlands.
Following what has been a long delay, Liberty Global will finally launch Horizon next month in the Netherlands, according to Mike Fries, the company’s president and CEO.