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BT's Openreach prepares for G.fast trials

Monday 20 July 2015 | 10:00 CET | News
BT's network arm Openreach held a briefing for ISPs on the network about its planned NGA2 trials, Thinkbroadband reports. NGA2 will include trials of G.Fast technology and an improved Fibre on Demand product with new processes aimed at lowering costs. Three locations were announced earlier for the trials. The latest briefing by Openreach covered the Huntingdon area, where ISPs will be contacting people about the free trial in the next few weeks.

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