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BT CEO pledges major FTTP investment drive

Wednesday 9 March 2016 | 11:04 CET | News
BT CEO Gavin Patterson has pledged to invest millions of pounds connecting homes and businesses with fibre-optic cables, reports The Telegraph. Speaking at the Media & Telecoms 2016 & Beyond conference in London, Patterson said that BT would deploy a 'mix of technologies going forward' and that Openreach would re-examine connecting businesses where it was previously not economically viable. He said that BT was working on improvements to enable Openreach to 'significantly' accelerate the deployment of fibre-to-the-premises (FTTP). Patterson criticised Ofcom's decision to keep the option of

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Companies: BT / Openreach
Countries: United Kingdom
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