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Euro 2016 stadiums to have LTE, 200 Mbps fibre

Monday 7 March 2016 | 23:03 CET | News
The ten stadiums hosting the UEFA Euro 2016 football tournament will provide LTE coverage for the organisers and fans alike this summer and beyond, reports Les Echos. France's mobile operators will pool their resources by having an operator with overall responsibility for each stadium, that installs antennas on which the other operators can place their base station equipment. The bandwidth to be used during Euro 2016 is expected to be the biggest ever for a sports competition in Europe. Pierre-Louis de Guillebon, Orange's B2B director for Paris, said 80,000 fibre kilometres connect all of the

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Categories: General
Companies: Bouygues Telecom / Free Mobile / Orange France / SFR
Countries: Europe / France
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