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.
A view from the Continent. During the launch of the YouView box, Lord Sugar described the set as a great moment in British television. “It’s not like producing a Sky box, we had to start from scratch, a bit like the first television transmission.” But is it really?
ANGA CABLE 2012 – Cologne. Liberty Global’s Horizon gateway will be rolled out on UPC Netherlands during Q3, 2012, Mike Fries told the audience at this morning’s opening congress session.
Liberty Global now expects to commercially launch Horizon in the Netherlands in the third quarter, followed by Switzerland. In its latest set of results, the company also says that broadband and telephony were the main drivers in the first quarter, with the company posting record overall subscriber growth.
UPC Polska expects to launch Horizon sometime in 2013, according to Simon Boyd, the company’s CEO.
CABLE CONGRESS 2012 – BRUSSELS. UPC is preparing to ramp up the number of homes currently trialling its Horizon service as the Liberty Global-owned operator prepares to launch in four of its territories, Liberty Global President and CEO Mike Fries has told Broadband TV News in a video interview.
Pace says it expects the cost of continued hard drive supply problems to cost it between $25 million and $35 million (€18 – €26m) in the next 12 months. Pulli also gave an insight into the company’s failed attempts to win the UPC Horizon project.
UPC Polska will start preparations this year for the eventual launch of Horizon, according to Simon Boyd, the company’s CEO.