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Dark Fibre Africa sees 5G as big growth opportunity

Monday 18 June 2018 | 10:27 CET | News
Dark Fibre Africa sees 5G broadband as a big growth opportunity, as the infrastructure needed to power these networks will require extensive fibre backhaul to connect a much denser grid of base stations, TechCentral reported. DFA CEO Thinus Mulder said that 5G networks could be about eight to ten times as dense as older-generation networks, with many more high sites needed to provide access to end-users. 

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Companies: Dark Fibre Africa / Vumatel
Countries: South Africa
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