fiber deployment

Italian Open Fiber Plans investment of 6.5 Billion Euros in FTTH

The Italian broadband network provider Open Fiber has revealed its plans to invest 6.5 billion Euros in a bid to expand its network roll out rapidly in the country. The Open Fiber wholesale-only venture of Italian utility Enel and state lender CDP is set to invest around EUR 6.5 billion and create some 15,000 jobs as part of its plans…

Telecom Italia Gears up to face the Competition

Italian telecom market updates suggest that the incumbent telecom operator, Telecom Italia has started experiencing the real heat of competition from its rival Enel in the broadband market. Taking the challenge, the operator is reportedly in talks over a deal to swap a stake in its wholesale arm TI Sparkle for fiber optic broadband operator Metroweb. Telecom Italia is holding…

Telecom Italia Plans Investment of 12 Billion Euros

Presents Strategy Plan for 2016-2018 Telecom Italia management has presented its strategic business plan for the next two years, that is 2016 to 2018 to the trade unions. The information shared by the management to the unions reveals the operator’s investment program during years from 2016 to 2018 and is also based on what the operator could achieve last year….

Fiber Optic Market News 29 February 2016

Cape Town fibre trial hits 400Gbps download speed The Mother City may be in danger of losing its capital status if Parliament decides to shift “oop north” (as we say where I come from), but it’s just put in a claim to the throne of Queen of Broadband connectivity. Tests on the Cape Town metro fiber network just proved that it’s capable…

Telecom Italia Provides Fiber Optic Broadband in Tirano

Tirano in the northern province of Italy will get superfast broadband services over fiber optic networks, thanks to the deployment done by Telecom Italia. The incumbent telecom operator has announced the commercial launch of fiber optic services in the town. Telecom Italia used non-invasive, low-impact digging techniques for deployment of the fiber optic networks. Telecom Italia deploys Fiber to the…

Telecom Italia Expands Fiber Networks in Pistoia

Telecom Italia expanded its fiber optic networks in the northern city of Pistoia that will be used for delivering fiber optic broadband services while serving as backbone for its mobile services. The provider invested around 3.5 million euros for the expansion. The network is ready and is put in to operation now. Quality of telecommunication services in the northern Tuscan…