Austrian company D-Light plans aerial FTTH

Thursday 10 August 2017 | 19:27 CET | News
Austrian company D-Light is working on FTTH coverage in Vienna using aerial receivers rather than underground cabling, reported Der Standard. The company, which has a Swiss investor on board, plans to rent the backbone network from an unnamed mobile operator. Transmission and receiving stations the size of a shoe box and equipped with 1 GB fibre-optic ports will be placed on the roofs of buildings.

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