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Sky Italia, Open Fiber deal underlines business case for open fibre, Sky strategy

Published Wednesday 04 Apr 2018 | 11:43 CET
Sky Italia is planning to launch in the summer of 2019 services over the Open Fiber FTTH network being rolled out by utilities group Enel and the bank CDP. This is another example of support for FTTH, open networks and Sky's strategy of expanding distribution. It's unclear yet whether Sky plans a triple-play offer in addition to TV services, but it seems likely. At the same time, Sky announced a ...

Sky Italia, Open Fiber deal underlines business case for open fibre, Sky strategy

Published Wednesday 04 Apr 2018 | 11:43 CET Sky Italia is planning to launch in the summer of 2019 services over the Open Fiber FTTH network being rolled out by utilities group Enel and the bank CDP. This is another example of support for FTTH, open networks and Sky's strategy of expanding distribution. It's unclear yet whether Sky plans a triple-play offer in addition to TV services, but it seems likely. At the same time, Sky announced a ...

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Sky Italia, Open Fiber deal underlines business case for open fibre, Sky strategy

| 04 Apr 2018 11:43 CET | Italy
Sky Italia is planning to launch in the summer of 2019 services over the Open Fiber FTTH network being rolled out by utilities ...

Orange Belgium takeover of Voo: 2 duopolies plus a strong challenger

| 03 Apr 2018 14:21 CET | Belgium
Orange Belgium has confirmed it's ready to take over the cable operator Voo, owned by Nethys and Brutele in respectively Wallonia ...

Facebook facilitating immoral acts means time for consumers to wake up

| 20 Mar 2018 12:58 CET | World
Facebook's share price has fallen nearly 7 percent on the news of its user data being co-opted by Cambridge Analytica to ...

KPN closes iBasis chapter - will Proximus follow?

| 08 Mar 2018 17:36 CET | Netherlands
KPN has sold its international wholesale unit iBasis for an undisclosed amount. This is something we predicted some years ago, as ...

Ziggo takes its time to shut down analogue TV

| 08 Mar 2018 17:19 CET | Netherlands
At the end of 2017, Ziggo had 550,000 customers that subscribed to analogue-only TV services, which amounts to 14.1 percent of ...

Telenet takeover of De Vijver Media may mean more content-distribution mergers coming up

| 08 Mar 2018 12:32 CET | Belgium
Telenet has agreed to increase its stake in De Vijver Media from 50 to 100 percent, giving it control of the SBS Belgium ...

Delta looks for growth with expansion outside Zeeland

| 07 Mar 2018 12:32 CET | Netherlands
By expanding outside Zeeland, Delta opens a new opportunity for growth, beyond the limited market of 192,000 ...

US mobile operators race for first with 5G as fixed alternative

| 02 Mar 2018 12:20 CET | United States
The latest edition of Mobile World Congress shows that 5G is well on the way to becoming a reality, with the first services ...

Snap Q4 analysis: progress on all fronts but scale remains a problem

| 07 Feb 2018 13:24 CET | World
Snap reported fourth-quarter results well ahead of expectations, both in terms of revenues and users. Is the outlook for the ...

T-Mobile's family discount offers new challenge to KPN, VodafoneZiggo

| 24 Jan 2018 14:33 CET | Netherlands
T-Mobile Netherlands has introduced a new discount offer, called 'Alles Onder 1 Dak' (Everything Under 1 Roof). This is in line ...

T-Mobile NL and Google Fi show how to differentiate unlimited mobile data

| 19 Jan 2018 10:25 CET | World
The launch of unlimited data in the mobile market appears to have left operators with few tools left to control prices. The ...

France leads the way on EU spectrum reform

| 16 Jan 2018 16:45 CET | Europe
The agreement in France to improve rural 4G services shows a new way forward in the mobile industry in managing the cost of ...

Tele2/T-Mobile merger's regulatory approval may follow German model

| 15 Jan 2018 13:06 CET | Netherlands
The plan to merge Deutsche Telekom and Tele2's activities in the Netherlands raises again the regulatory question of how many ...

Proximus CEO disappoints with net neutrality stance

| 04 Jan 2018 13:57 CET | Belgium
The US will have to accept a market without net neutrality regulation. One advantage of this: the rest will be able to establish ...

Consumer the big winner on Dutch mobile market in 2017

| 27 Dec 2017 15:34 CET | Netherlands
2017 will go down as a year of considerable changes on the Dutch mobile market. T-Mobile and Tele2 introduced plans with ...

T-Mobile suggests it won't shy from using price as weapon to compete on Dutch multi-play market

| 18 Dec 2017 11:32 CET | Netherlands
T-Mobile Netherlands is buying Tele2 NL in order to create a strong number-three in the Dutch market to go up against the ...

The voice assistant will completely change the user interface

| 12 Dec 2017 14:49 CET | World
Artifical intelligence is changing the technology sector. Of special interest for the telecom sector is the voice assistant. We ...

Altice needs a long-term strategy

| 22 Nov 2017 11:45 CET | France
"Altice seeks to reassure investors, plans disposal of non-core assets", according to recent news. The headline begs some ...

EQT can consolidate rest of Dutch cable market

| 20 Nov 2017 11:55 CET | Netherlands
EQT Infrastructure III, a fund of the Swedish investor EQT, has agreed to acquire Dutch operator CIF and its unit CAIW from the ...

T-Mobile, Tele2 merger in Netherlands no-brainer for scale benefits, as spectrum licence window opens ahead of 5G auction

| 16 Nov 2017 16:28 CET | Netherlands
Deutsche Telekom is considering merging its Dutch business T-Mobile Netherlands with Tele2's local unit or listing the company on ...

Vodafone Pass: nice concept but price portfolio even more opaque

| 06 Nov 2017 12:00 CET | Europe
Vodafone has launched its new zero-rated passes across Europe in recent months. Each Pass offers unlimited data for a certain ...
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