Telefonica year one million new users to the local FTTH
Voice era gradually toward the end, carriers urgent need to reconstruct their own business, network and user, in order to respond to the opportunities and challenges of the transition with the coming of the digital age. And Telefonica in this regard has been at the forefront of the industry, it is through the deployment of fiber to the home (FTTH) ultra-broadband networks to support emerging based on new technologies and applications, but also through "Fusion" bundled services especially to facilitate video padding user demand, out of a new road.
Over the past year, Telefonica's FTTH users in the local market increased by 100 million and more, the total amount equivalent to the development of the first three years; at the same time, as of the second quarter of this year, its pay-TV (PayTV) subscribers It has reached 2.2 million, 1.8 times over the same period the previous year. The new ultra-wideband-based business model not only effectively stimulate its subscriber growth, but also significantly improved profitability - in the first half of this year, Telefonica profit amounted to 3.693 billion euros doubled.