0
Broadband

Dutch fixed telephony adds 41,000 lines, boosted by VoIP

Thursday 22 November 2012 | 08:53 CET | News
The Dutch fixed telephony market added 41,000 connections during the third quarter, reaching a total of 6.12 million lines, a level not seen since Telecompaper started reporting on the fixed telephony market in 2006. In its quarterly Dutch Fixed Telephony Market report, Telecompaper attributed the market recovery to consumer VoIP subscriptions, which rose by 1.9 percent to 4.65 million by the end of June. This offset a 4.7 percent drop in PSTN/ISDN connections to 1.18 million lines. The VoIP market was led by FTTH/B, which lifted 15.1 percent during the quarter, and cable VoIP, which

Thank you for visiting Telecompaper

Sign up below to get access to the rest of this article and all the telecom news you need.

  • Register free and gain access to even more articles from Telecompaper. Register here
  • Subscribe and get unlimited access to Telecompaper’s full coverage, with a customised choice of news, commentary, research and alerts.

Subscriptions

Already registered?



Free Headlines in your E-mail

Every day we send out a free e-mail with the most important headlines of the last 24 hours.

Subscribe now

Categories: Fixed
Companies: KPN / Tele2 Netherlands / Telecompaper / Telfort / VodafoneZiggo / XS4ALL
Countries: Netherlands
::: add a comment

Add comment

We welcome comments that add value to the discussion. We attempt to block comments that use offensive language or appear to be spam, and our editors frequently review the comments to ensure they are appropriate. If you see a comment that you believe is inappropriate to the discussion, you can bring it to our attention by using the report abuse links. As the comments are written and submitted by visitors of the Telecompaper website, they in no way represent the opinion of Telecompaper.


Related

Groei vaste telefonie Nederland, VoIP aanjager

Published 21 Nov 2012 20:18 CET | Netherlands
De Nederlandse markt voor vaste telefonie is in het derde kwartaal van dit jaar met 41.000 aansluitingen gegroeid naar in totaal ...

Dutch Fixed Telephony Q3 2012

Published 21 Nov 2012 14:50 CET | Netherlands
This report analyses developments in the Dutch consumer market for fixed telephony in the third quarter 2012, and compares the ...

Total fixed telephony connections rise in NL - Opta

Published 09 Nov 2012 09:08 CET | Netherlands
Fixed telephony is still on the wane in the Netherlands, as digital continues its march forward, according to market figures ...