KPN strategy to target other DSL providers may boost broadband share

Wednesday 25 January 2012 | 12:14 CET | Author: Kamiel Albrecht | Background
KPN's financial results for Q4 and the full year 2011 show that the number of consumer broadband customers fell by 9,000 during the quarter to 2.538 million on 31 December 2011. This includes the addition of 25,000 FTTH customers, implying KPN's DSL/VDSL (using FTTC technology) base decreased by 34,000.

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Categories: Broadcast & Satellite / Fixed / Internet
Companies: KPN / NMa / Reggefiber / Tele2 / T-Mobile Online
Countries: Netherlands
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