German cable operator Unitymedia has increased its turnover in Q2 2018 by 5% year-on-year to €611 million; revenues from business customers doubled.
Lutz Schüler, currently CEO of German cable operator Unitymedia, will become Chief Operating Officer of UK cable company Virgin Media from September 10, 2018.
German cable operator association FRK wants to achieve that small and medium-sized cable operators receive carriage fees from public broadcasters ARD and ZDF just like the two largest players Vodafone and Unitymedia.
German cable operator Unitymedia has equipped its mobile TV service Horizon Go with a download function.
German cable operator Unitymedia will adopt advanced video monitoring and analytics platforms from US digital video solutions provider Telestream.
German cable operator Unitymedia will launch its high-speed internet service in Cologne and Düsseldorf.
German cable operator Unitymedia will introduce the next generation of multimedia home gateway Horizon in the next 12 to 18 months, according to Chief Commercial Officer Christian Hindennach.
The large-scale shutdown of analogue TV distribution on German cable networks will gain momentum in the second half of 2018 after several pilot projects took place in spring.
German cable operator Unitymedia will offer 1Gbps internet access in Frankfurt from October 2018.
German public broadcasters ARD and ZDF are paying Vodafone €100 million in carriage fees as part of the recently reached settlement regarding a new contract for the cable distribution of their channels, ending a long-standing legal dispute.