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BT confirms ultrafast broadband commitment at BWF

Wednesday 28 October 2015 | 11:19 CET | News
BT used the Broadband World Forum to announce trial results of record broadband speeds, with CEO Gavin Patterson confirming its commitment to delivering ultrafast broadband speeds to 10 million properties by 2020 in a keynote speech. BT also confirmed that premises on the Openreach G.fast trial are now reaching download speeds of up to 330Mbps, more than 10 times the UK average. If the trials are successful, BT is aiming to launch wide-scale commercial availability of G.fast in 2016. Patterson explained that BT had been testing a new technology called XG.Fast with Alcatel-Lucent, at BT's

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Companies: Alcatel-Lucent / BT / Openreach
Countries: United Kingdom
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