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Fibrant, Calix bring 10 Gbps speeds to Salisbury, NC

Friday 4 September 2015 | 09:36 CET | News
Fibrant, a municipal broadband operator in Salisbury, North Carolina, partnered with Calix to bring 10 gigabit speeds to every premises in the city of Salisbury. This makes Salisbury America's First 10 Gigabit city, the companies said. The first 10 Gbps service is being offered at Catawba College, a private academic institution based in Salisbury, powered by the Calix E5-520 Ethernet Service Access Node (ESAN). The Fibrant network now supports up to 10 Gbps services throughout Salisbury via point-to-point Ethernet technology, with a transition to next generation Passive Optical Network (PON)

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Companies: Calix / Fibrant
Countries: United States
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