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Fastweb picks Coriant to boost Milan-Rome backbone to 300Gbps

Thursday 28 June 2018 | 09:02 CET | News
Coriant has announced a contract to help Italian operator Fastweb deploy a protected 300Gbps connection spanning over 950 kilometers on its long haul backbone network. The service connects Fastweb PoPs between Rome and Milan via Turin (more than 950 km) as the primary path and via Florence-Bologna (more than 800 km) as the protected path, with Coriant CloudWave Optics technology used to boost the high-capacity connection of the two paths of its infrastructure up to 300Gbps.

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Categories: Fixed
Companies: Coriant / Fastweb
Countries: Italy
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