Telenet


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TelEnet

The old name for Sprintnet. TELENET used to provide a service called PC Pursuit.

Not to be confused with telnet the program and protocol.

Telenet

One of the first value-added, packet switching networks that enabled terminals and computers to exchange data. Established in 1975 by Dr. Lawrence Roberts, who helped to develop ARPANET, Telenet was acquired by GTE in 1979. After it was acquired by Sprint in 1986, it was renamed SprintNet. See also Telnet.
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Telenet is the largest cable broadband service provider in Belgium, listed on the Euronext stock exchange under the ticker TNET, providing a range of digital television, fixed and mobile services to residential and business customers across Belgium and Luxembourg.
ZTE with the recent Telenet deal seems to be looking to tap into business opportunities in the European market.
The fact that Telenet will no longer hire the mobile network of competitor
Telenet intends to finance the acquisition of Base company through a combination of EUR 1.
Telenet, via its full MVNO agreement could also offer up to quad play services but was constrained on the mobile side.
It hired and trained an internal lead specialist dedicated to the TeleNet program.
This project has been particularly effective because the alternative--providing a Telenet line for each cluster of workstations--would cost about $1000 per installation, plus a monthly lease charge of at least $700 per line.
We believe that this is the right time for Telenet to be more closely integrated within our pan-European platform and in an environment where scale is paramount, we believe that closer integration will benefit all Telenet stakeholders.
Telenet, which is the largest cable broadband service provider in Belgium, provides a range of digital television, fixed and mobile services to residential and business customers across Belgium and Luxembourg.
Daily L'Echo reported earlier on Thursday that Telenet and Nethys SA were considering a joint offer for the mobile operator.
The company also has a majority stake in Belgian Telenet.
ADPnews) - Jun 6, 2011 - Belgian Telenet (EBR:TNET) is considering extending the maturity of its existing credit facilities, the cable operator said today.