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German gigabit connections to increase by 73% this year - study

Wednesday 9 October 2019 | 14:55 CET | News
The number of gigabit connections in Germany is expected to increased this year by 73 percent year-on-year to 19 million, with nine out of ten connections provided by alternative providers, according to a study carried out by Dialog Consult and industry group VATM.

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Categories: Internet
Companies: 1&1 / Deutsche Telekom / Freenet / Telefonica / Unitymedia / VATM / Vodafone
Countries: Germany
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