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Fastweb joins Open Hub Med consortium

Thursday 3 March 2016 | 10:13 CET | News
Italian broadband operator Fastweb has announced that it will be joining the Open Hub Med (OHM) consortium, described as the first neutral data exchange hub in Italy. The OHM data centre, housed in Italtel's research facility in Carini, Sicily, is the first independent base in southern Italy for the hosting of operator, OTT, enterprise and public administration technological equipment, said the partners, adding that it aims to become the main landing point for submarine cables in the Mediterranean. Fastweb said joining Open Hub Med will enable it to direct data and internet traffic from

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Companies: Fastweb / Italtel
Countries: Italy
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