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KPN to start Wi-Fi pilot in IJburg in April

Thursday 20 March 2014 | 11:00 CET | News
KPN will start 02 April the roll-out of its new Wi-Fi service operated in cooperation with Fon. The same as its cable rivals Ziggo and UPC, the company will open up home broadband customer routers for shared public access to Wi-Fi. By the end of this year, KPN aims to have 700,000 to 1 million routers activated for the service, the company told Telecompaper. The service will start with a trial in the Amsterdam neighbourhood of IJburg, with around 800-900 customers there asked to participate in a test for 6-8 weeks. Based on the results of the trial, the company will decide on the further

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Belgacom / Deutsche Telekom / KPN / Telecompaper / UPC / Ziggo
Countries: Netherlands
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