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Comcast Business to build network for city of Philadelphia

Tuesday 13 December 2016 | 10:52 CET | News
The City of Philadelphia entered into a multi-year agreement with Comcast Business for an Institutional Network, commonly called an iNet, and commercial broadband services that are meant to significantly boost the city's networking speeds and capacity, while reducing costs. The city's agreement with Comcast Business is for 15 years, a period concurrent with Comcast's cable franchise agreement. The network capacity for most locations will increase five-fold over what exists today. Capacity to the internet, for access to the city's cloud applications, will increase by a factor of 20 times over

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