0
Fixed

Italy's Umbria to complete fibre optic network in 2014

Friday 3 May 2013 | 12:14 CET | News

A protocol has been signed between Italy's Umbria Region and the provinces of Terni and Perugia for the construction of am ultra-broad bandwidth fibre optic network. The President of the Province of Terni, Feliciano Polli, said the deal is a prerequisite for municipal collaboration and will simplify the ability to complete the broadband network throughout the region, speeding up the work required.

One network linking Citta di Castello with Terni has been completed and tested at an investment of over EUR 1.5 million. The city networks of Citta di Castello, Terni and Orvieto have already been tested, at an investment of EUR 4 million. By June 2014, the networks of Perugia (EUR 3 million) and Foligno (EUR 2.5 million) should be completed.

According to local daily Corriere delle Comunicazioni, a tender will be opened on 06 May for the construction of a new network linking Umbertide, Gualdo Tadino, Foligno and Acquasparta. The investment is estimated at EUR 4.75 million and work should be completed by June 2014.



Free Headlines in your E-mail

Every day we send out a free e-mail with the most important headlines of the last 24 hours. Subscribe now.

Categories: Fixed
Countries: Italy
::: add a comment
This article is part of dossier

Fibre


Add comment

We welcome comments that add value to the discussion. We attempt to block comments that use offensive language or appear to be spam, and our editors frequently review the comments to ensure they are appropriate. If you see a comment that you believe is inappropriate to the discussion, you can bring it to our attention by using the report abuse links. As the comments are written and submitted by visitors of the Telecompaper website, they in no way represent the opinion of Telecompaper.






Brand image
most important reason to purchase smartphone
Netherlands  |  2015Q1

Calendar   /   Industry Events

03 Aug Limelight Networks Q2 2015
03 Aug Frontier Communications Q2 2015
03 Aug Broadsoft Q2 2015
03 Aug Suddenlink Q2 2015
04 Aug Cable One Q2 2015
04 Aug Liberty Global Q2 2015
04 Aug Comptel Q2 2015
04 Aug TIM Brasil Q2 2015
04 Aug Internap Q2 2015
04 Aug Otelco Q2 2015
04 Aug Earthlink Q2 2015
04 Aug Charter Communications Q2 2015
04 Aug Sprint fiscal Q1
04 Aug Avaya fiscal Q3
04 Aug Bharti Airtel fiscal Q1
04 Aug Hutchison Telecom HK Q2 2015
04 Aug Evolving Systems Q2 2015
05 Aug AVG Technologies Q2 2015
05 Aug Motorola Solutions Q2 2015
05 Aug Dish Network Q2 2015
05 Aug Interxion Q2 2015
05 Aug CenturyLink Q2 2015
05 Aug NTT fiscal Q1
05 Aug Aerohive Networks Q2 2015
05 Aug Sky Deutschland fiscal Q4
05 Aug Fairpoint Communications Q2 2015
05 Aug Mitel Q2 2015
06 Aug Netia Q2 2015
06 Aug HTC Q2 2015
06 Aug Novatel Wireless Q2 2015
::: More Calendar Items