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Euskaltel connects fibre network to Telxius Bilbao hub

Tuesday 11 May 2021 | 13:50 CET | News
Spain's fifth largest operator Euskaltel said it has reached a deal to connect its fibre-optic network to the Derio Communications Hub of Telefonica's infrastructure subsidiary Telxius. Strategically located on the northern Spanish coast near Bilbao, the Derio Communications Hub is described as a unique combination of an expanded cable landing station and a fully-fledged PoP, the first of its kind in EMEA. The agreement will allow the Euskaltel group and its brands – Euskaltel, R, Telecable and Virgin Telco – to take advantage of the advanced interconnection and transmission capabilities

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Categories: Fixed
Companies: Euskaltel / R / Telecable / Telefonica / Telxius / Virgin Telco
Countries: Spain
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