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Fastweb selects Alcatel-Lucent for community Wi-Fi network

Friday 11 December 2015 | 08:48 CET | News
Alcatel-Lucent has announced a contract with Italian broadband operator Fastweb to provide its IP technology to power the innovative 'Wow Fi' social Wi-Fi service being rolled out all over Italy. Fastweb launched Wow Fi with a trial last December in the cities of Monza and Livorno, and is now expanding it to Milan, followed by Rome, Florence, Turin, Bologna, Genoa and all the other cities served by its network. Using Alcatel-Lucent's IP service routing and Motive authentication, authorisation and accounting technologies, Fastweb is providing its residential customers with mobile

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Alcatel-Lucent / Fastweb
Countries: Italy
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