Liberty Global plc (NASDAQ: LBTYA, LBTYB and LBTYK) has expanded its relationship with Plume to give consumers more control over devices connected to their home network, the company said.
Liberty Global will roll out Smart Home Services from Plume across its footprint this year. A first selection of these services wasmade available to Virgin Media customers last year and as a result of a new deal, all Liberty Global customers will be able to benefit from intelligent WiFi in all gateways to set controls around online access for guests and children, pause Internet use on specific devices, and monitor broadband performance remotely.
Liberty Global is one of the world´s converged video, broadband and communications companies, with operations in six European countries under the consumer brands Virgin Media, Telenet and UPC. We invest in the infrastructure and digital platforms that empower our customers to make the most of the digital revolution.
Plume is the creator of the world´s first Smart Home Services Platform. As the only open and hardware-independent solution, Plume enables the curation and delivery of new services rapidly and at massive scale.