Ziggo

Ziggo

Ziggo is the largest cable operator in the Netherlands, providing cable television (digital and analog), broadband Internet, and telephone service to both residential and commercial customers. The company is the result of the merger between Multikabel, @Home Network, and Casema and launched officially on May 16, 2008. Its main competitors are KPN and CanalDigitaal. The other major Dutch cable operator is UPC Netherlands, which does not compete with Ziggo since their respective coverage areas do not overlap.

Leiden, May 2nd, 2013 – On May 7th, Ziggo begins with the rollout of its national wifi network via the modems of broadband clients. The company made this announcement on Thursday. The provider had already performed extensive testing in Groningen among 18,000 clients. On May 7th, approximately 65,000 modems in The Hague will also be converted to “WifiSpots”.  These “WifiSpots” will share the internet connection of the home user with other Ziggo internet clients...