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BNetzA authorises Deutsche Telekom's vectoring expansion

Friday 8 April 2016 | 10:26 CET | News
The German Federal Network Agency (BNetzA) has decided that Deutsche Telekom's EUR 1 billion broadband expansion plans are helpful to improving the broadband supply in Germany and approved the proposed VDSL vectoring roll-out. The telecoms provider plans to connect 6 million households in German cities to VDSL at speeds of up to 100 Mbps by 2018. However, the proposal has drawn sharp criticism from alternative operators, who claim it re-instates DT's monopoly by limiting their access to the copper network. 

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Companies: Deutsche Telekom
Countries: Germany
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