Jane Wolfe | 02-08-2013
Switzerland's largest cable operator UPC Horizon has announced that over 85,000 customers have installed the multimedia box Horizon it introduced in January 2013 which connects all the media in a household.
The number of Internet customers rose by 9,300 to 636,100 in Q2 2013, while 6,000 new customers ordered a telephone line. In total, the subsidiary of US media company Liberty Global now has 438,700 telephone customers.
In the second half of the year, UPC Cablecom wants to expand its time-shifted television service, introduce further HD channels and new features on Horizon and deploy high speed Internet access with a data rate of 500Mbps.