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Fastweb to invest EUR 3 bln in 5G, FWA and FTTH rollout

Monday 10 January 2022 | 15:20 CET | News
Italian operator Fastweb has announced the launch of a new strategic vision called "Tu sei futuro" ("You are future"), under which it has committed to investing some EUR 3 billion to bring 5G coverage to 90 percent of the population, fibre-to-the-home (FTTH) connections to 14.5 million residents and fixed wireless access (FWA) technology to 12.5 million homes and businesses by 2025. It also pledged to continue investing heavily in cloud and security via the deployment of two new data centres, an additional 40 edge nodes and a new Security Operations Centre in Bari.

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Companies: Fastweb / Swisscom
Countries: Italy
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