With the addition of an update for the Cisco 8455 and 8485 interactive cable tuners Dutch cabler Ziggo has now completed the roll-out of its cloud-based GUI across its entire footprint.
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.
Austria’s largest cable operator UPC Austria will introduce OTT service Horizon Go on November 10, 2014.
Unitymedia Kabel BW, the German subsidiary of US media company Liberty Global, will deploy multimedia box Horizon to its cable customers in federal state Baden-Württemberg from November 3, 2014.
Switzerland’s largest cable operator UPC Cablecom has increased its number of internet and telephony customers in Q2 2014, but faced a decrease in classic cable TV subscriptions.
Liberty Global’s Horizon TV ended the second quarter with 645,000 subscribers in the four countries it was present in.
Germany’s second-largest cable operator Unitymedia Kabel BW has won 82,000 new internet customers and 42,000 new telephony customers in Q2 2014.
Poland will be the next country in Liberty Global’s European operations to launch Horizon.
Switzerland’s largest cable operator UPC Cablecom has recorded growing interest in its triple play services TV, internet and telephony in Q1 2014.