T-Mobile NL to create Wi-Fi zone in Rotterdam

Thursday 13 June 2013 | 09:55 CET | News
T-Mobile Netherlands is planning to create a Wi-Fi zone in Rotterdam within the next few weeks, director of technology Frank Meywerk said during the Telecompaper Connected 2013 event. The company wants the zone in places where people congregate, in this case, in the Koopgoot and surroundings. T-Mobile NL customers will be able to use a secure Wi-Fi connection, free of advertisements, but the data will still be deducted from their monthly allowance. The network will be open to customers after authentification via the T-Mobile Sim card. Meywerk said the the Wi-Fi zone will be used to offload

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Companies: Huawei China / Telecompaper / T-Mobile Netherlands / VodafoneZiggo
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