New milestone for Telecom Italia

By Robert Briel

The IPTV service from Telecom Italia had 365,000 connected homes at the end of March, representing a growth of 36,000 during the first quarter.

The domestic retail broadband portfolio rose to 6.8 million accesses, 89,000 more than at the end of 2008. Of these, about 5.4% took the IPTV service.

The Alice Casa triple-play package achieved a portfolio of 233,000 customers (+115,000 since December 31, 2008), corresponding to 3.5% of the broadband portfolio.