Telecom Italia begins IPTV trials

21 Jul 2005

Telecom Italia has started free trials of IPTV services to more than a thousand Italian households in the cities of Bologna, Rome, Milan and Palermo. The service offers a range of TV broadcasts and video-on-demand content over ADSL technology using equipment supplied by Alcatel, Microsoft and Pirelli. Users are supplied with a set-top box, infra-red keyboard and ADSL Wi-Fi modem. Telecom plans to launch commercial IPTV services in 21 cities this autumn.

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