UPC to expand Wi-Fi services, VoIP app in more markets

Monday 16 September 2013 | 15:53 CET | News
UPC Netherlands plans to introduce shared Wi-Fi hotspots based on customers' home routers within a few weeks, the company said at IBC. The cable operator expects to complete tests of the service, started in Zutphen, yet this year. Customer broadband modems will provide shared access for all UPC subscribers. The test is looking at the customer experience with the service, as well as the extent of coverage provided and whether this can be enhanced with additional Wi-Fi equipment. UPC is starting the service in the Netherlands, but plans to offer Wi-Fi in all its European markets. Subscribers

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Categories: Internet / Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Liberty Global / Samsung / UPC
Countries: Europe / Ireland / Netherlands
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