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Digicel, Huawei hit 100 Gbps in Barbados fibre trial

Tuesday 6 September 2016 | 11:18 CET | News
Telecommunications group Digicel has announced that it reached speeds of 100 Gbps in a live test of its fibre network conducted in Barbados together with technology partner Huawei. The test took place on 22 August at Baobab Towers in the parish of St. Michael in southern Barbados, said Digicel, adding that the island nation could now claim to be the fastest country in the Caribbean. The live trial was conducted on Digicel's 100 percent fibre-optic access network using Huawei's new generation 100G WDM technology.

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Companies: Digicel / Huawei China
Countries: Barbados
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