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Alcatel-Lucent unveils G.fast optical network terminal

Tuesday 21 October 2014 | 10:36 CET | News
Alcatel-Lucent has announced a new ultra-broadband G.fast solution, the 7368 ISAM single-port G.fast optical network terminal (ONT), to become available in the first quarter of 2015. The commercial launch follows 12 trials with operators, including A1, a subsidiary of Telekom Austria, in which a regular subscriber was connected in order to independently test G.fast in the field. This trial comes a year after Alcatel-Lucent and A1 conducted the first laboratory trial of G.fast with vectoring where it achieved speeds of 1.1 Gbps. Other trials have included BT and Orange. Eight more operator

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Companies: A1 / Alcatel-Lucent USA/FR / BT / Orange
Countries: World
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