Telecom Italia targets half million-plus TV customers this year

Telecom Italia is targeting 550,000 video customers by the end of this year following its recent deals with Netflix, Sky and Mediaset Premium to distribute their services to TIMvision set-top boxes. Speaking to analysts after the company released its second-quarter results at the end of last week, CEO Marco Patuano said that a large part […]

Content deals boost Telecom Italia ultra-fast broadband

Telecom Italia saw strong growth in the ultra-fast broadband segment in the second quarter, boosted, according to CEO Marco Patuano by its raft of recent agreements with content providers. Telecom Italia had 374,000 next-generation network subscribers at the end of June, up from 290,000 in March and up from 231,000 in December. Overall retail broadband […]

Mediaset agrees Premium deal with Telecom Italia

Mediaset and Telecom Italia have agreed a deal whereby the telecom operator will distribute Mediaset Premium, including its exclusive Champions League football coverage. From September, a new version of the Premium offering dubbed Premium Online will be made available to Telecom Italia subscribers via its TIMvision set-top. Premium Online will provide Mediaset Premium’s complete line-up […]

New name and content for Telecom Italia’s Cubovision

Telecom Italia Media has changed the name of its Cubovision OTT TV offering to TIMvision. The branding is effective immediately on smartphones and tablets, and Telecom Italia Media plans to introduce it later for the offering on smart TVs, PCs and streaming media devices. Telecom Italia Media also plans to strengthen the contention the OTT […]