TDC Group

TDC taps Vlavi for DOCSIS 3.1 upgrade

Denmark’s TDC Group has tapped Vlavi – formerly JDSU – to provide field-testing equipment for the upgrade of its network to support DOCSIS 3.1 services. Vlavi will provide its OneExpert ONX-620 CATV signal analysis meter as the core of the field test platform to support a nationwide upgrade of TDC’s HFC cable network, which provides […]

TDC sells Swedish unit to Tele2

Denmark’s TDC Group has struck a deal to sell its Swedish subsidiary to Tele2 for SEK2.9 billion (€311 million). Tele2 will acquire TDC Sweden’s customers, over 800 employees and the company’s local infrastructure. TDC said the sale of the Swedish unit completes the strategic review of its businesses it launched in January, and that it […]

Denmark’s TDC buys Norwegian cable provider Get for €1.7 billion

Danish telco TDC Group has acquired Norwegian cable operator Get in a blockbuster NOK 13.8 billion (€1.67 billion) deal, which TDC says will establish it as Scandinavia’s largest cable TV firm in terms of revenue. TDC president and CEO Carsten Dilling described the deal as “TDC Group’s most significant investment in many years” and a […]

TDC Group buys Blockbuster brand in Denmark

Danish telco TDC Group has acquired the Danish rights to the Blockbuster name, in its latest push into the digital film rental market.  TDC said that it will use the “familiarity of the Blockbuster name to encourage Danes to rent films online,” adding that it expects to implement the brand name in the first half of […]

Denmark’s TDC appoints channels head

Danish telco TDC Group has appointed the former CEO of the Danish national lottery gaming company, Jens Aaløse, as senior executive vice president of its newly established channels business.  TDC, which is parent company of Danish cable operator YouSee, announced in May a major restructure that created the new Channels business unit, encompassing all call centres […]