FairPoint upgrades broadband service in 50 Vermont towns

Thursday 10 November 2016 | 15:14 CET | News
FairPoint Communications announced the completion of broadband expansion projects in 50 Vermont towns. The projects extend FairPoint's approximately 17,000 mile fibre optic network, which is the most expansive and diversely-routed fibre network in northern New England. As a result of these completed projects, improved broadband speeds are available to 18,300 locations in rural Vermont, in some areas for the first time.

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Companies: FairPoint Communications
Countries: United States
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