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CWC, Huawei test first LatAm G.fast service

Thursday 7 January 2016 | 08:30 CET | News
Cable & Wireless Communications has announced that its Panama unit, Cable & Wireless Panama (CWP), and Huawei have held the first successful trial of a copper-based broadband service across Latin America using G.fast technology. The two-month pilot achieved average download speeds of 500 Mbps and upload speeds of 150 Mbps over CWP's fixed lines, a fivefold increase compared to CWP's existing copper residential service in Panama.

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Companies: Cable & Wireless Communications / Cable & Wireless Panama / Huawei China
Countries: Latin America / Panama
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