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Cisco unveils initiatives to help close digital divide in rural US

Wednesday 9 September 2020 | 14:56 CET | News
Cisco has unveiled new network systems aimed at helping US service providers extend and improve the cost-efficiency of their networks for infrastructure buildouts in rural areas. The systems are also at the disposal of service providers looking to close the digital divide through US government funded programmes. Cisco noted that the government has committed to USD 37 billion in federal funding to closing that divide, especially in rural areas where broadband coverage is insufficient.

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Companies: Cisco
Countries: United States
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