Bezeq Israel and Sckipio test Gfast for service up to 1 Gbps

Tuesday 10 October 2017 | 15:37 CET | News
Israeli operator Bezeq and Sckipio said they have tested Gfast services that will deliver broadband at more than 1 Gbps over existing phone wires. The testing included Sckipio's new SCK23000 chipset, which supports speeds up to 2 Gbps in short distances. 

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Companies: Bezeq / Sckipio
Countries: Israel
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