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Brisanet surpasses Algar Telecom as regional ISP leader

Tuesday 9 February 2021 | 15:07 CET | News
Brisanet has surpassed Algar and is now the market leader among regional ISPs, ending 2020 with 623,000 fibre lines, according to the latest data from the Teleco consultancy. Algar Telecom dropped to second place with 517,000 lines, ahead of Vero Internet (333,000), Sumicity (315,000), Americanet (274,000), Unifique (273,000), TIM Brasil (269,000), Copel (244,000), Acon (217,000) and Desktop (171,000).

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Categories: Fixed / Internet
Companies: Algar Telecom / Brisanet / Claro Brasil / Oi / Teleco / TIM Brasil / Vivo
Countries: Brazil
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