NOW~2011
2017
  • August
    • Provided Korea’s first 10-Gigabit internet pilot service
  • June
    • Established a subsidiary called ‘Home&Service’
  • May
    • Opened the Satellite Center (Located in Yeoju, Gyeonggi-do) (Expanded B tv overseas channels and enhanced satellite channel quality)
    • Built the next-generation data processing system (Improved the process of dealing with customers and established the basis for providing the next-generation ICT service)
  • March
    • B internet and B tv selected No. 1 in National Customer Satisfaction Index (seventh consecutive year)
  • February
    • The number of B tv subscribers exceeded 4 million.
  • January
    • The number of B tv UHD subscribers exceeded 1 million.
    • All channels of B tv broadcast changed to full HD
2016
  • October
    • Release of pilot service for 40Gbps broadband internet based on international technology standards
  • September
    • Developed 1Gbps broadband internet service solution for 2-pairs of upload and download speeds based on Ethernet networks, an industry first in the world.
  • July
    • B internet ranked No. 1 in Korean Standard Service Quality Index (second consecutive year)
  • May
    • Release of 360˚ VR content service on ‘oksusu’
  • March
    • Ranked No. 1 in National Customer Satisfaction Index (sixth consecutive year)
  • January
    • Launch of ‘oksusu,’ mobile IPTV platform
2015
  • October
    • Credit rating increased to A-
  • September
    • Divided and merged SK Planet’s Hoppin business division.
    • Demonstration of 8K Super UHD service, an industry first in the word Developed 5.6Gbps cable modem, an industry first in Korea.
  • July
    • Equity shares delisted from KOSDAQ market (295,959,087 common stocks)
  • June
    • B internet ranked No. 1 in Korean Standard Service Quality Index (KS-SQI)
    • Became a wholly owned subsidiary of SK Telecom by an all-inclusive share swap.
  • March
    • The number of B tv subscribers reached 3 million.
    • B internet and B tv selected No. 1 in National Customer Satisfaction Index (fifth consecutive year)
  • January
    • Launch of B shopping, SKB’s T commerce
2014
  • October
    • Demonstration of 10 Giga broadband internet, an industry first in the world (at ITU Plenipotentiary Conference) Launch of B giga internet, ten times faster than optical networks
  • September
    • Commercialization of B tv UHD set-top box, an industry first in Korea
  • August
    • Paid subscribers for B tv mobile reach 2 million
  • May
    • Selected as 3rd stage public ICT service provider B tv mobile begins transmission of UHD contents for first time in world
  • April
    • First in Korea to provide commercial service for UHD set-top (free) B tv service
  • March
    • B internet-B tv selected No. 1 in National Customer Satisfaction Index (fourth consecutive year), No. 1 in Internet phone area
  • January
    • Release of Smart Home hub ‘B Box’
2013
  • November
    • Release of Android-based ‘B tv smart’ set-top box
  • September
    • Launch of trial services for UHD TV
  • June
    • Ranked No. 1 in Korean Standard Service Quality Index (second consecutive year)
  • March
    • Seung-yun Ahn appointed as CEO and President B internet-B tv selected No. 1 in National Customer Satisfaction Index (third consecutive year) Merge with subsidiary Broadband Media Co., Ltd.
2012
  • December
    • Merge with subsidiary broadband CS Co., Ltd
  • October
    • Release of commercial service for B tv mobile
  • September
    • Merge with subsidiary broadband D&M Co., Ltd
  • March
    • B internet-B tv selected No. 1 in National Customer Satisfaction Index (second consecutive year)
2011
  • November
    • Establishment of social enterprise Happy Green Recycling
  • April
    • B internet selected No. 1 in Korean Communication Commission quality evaluation
  • March
    • B internet-B tv selected No. 1 in National Customer Satisfaction Index
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